many different scenarios; people holding baskets of food over their

many different scenarios; people holding baskets of food over their head; man meditating

Photo of  Gurudeva
It is wise to have a free mind, a clear, serene and relaxed attitude toward life before partaking of food. That is why people on the inner path traditionally meditate for a moment, chant a mantra or say a prayer before a meal.
—Gurudeva