Mental Illness

A cyberspace devotee from Canada asks, "What is mental illness from the Hindu perspective." Listen in. Gurudeva's explanation, centering on the understanding of the subconscious mind and the eternal truths of the Sanatana Dharma, may surprise you.

Photo of  Gurudeva
When we are selfish, self-centered and flare up and lose control of ourselves, we are like animals. When we reflect understanding, have control of ourselves and use our will to conquer our lower nature, we are using the Godly part of our mind.
—Gurudeva