Using drugs for spiritual unfoldment

A cybercadet from Australia wonders what he can do about his 15 year old son that uses drugs for spiritual awakening. Gurudeva warns that there is a consequence to every short cut and that one simple drug leads to another and a another before resulting in brain damage. Gurudeva says that in Sanatana Dharma sadhana, the ardous path of tapas, is the sustaining path for spirituality.

Photo of  Gurudeva
One who performs japa properly will realize what he knows. You see, japa opens up the inner mind and focuses the energies of certain chakras, which are consciousness encased within the psychic nerve ganglia of the nadi network.
—Gurudeva