How the Mind Becomes Scattered

June 16, 2014    BY Pandit Rajmani Tigunait

Why does the mind run continuously from one thought or object to another, and what can we do to calm this scattered quality of mind? While external circumstances can distract and disturb the mind, the main causes of distraction are the habit patterns of the mind itself.  

Pandit Rajmani Tigunait
Spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute, Pandit Tigunait is the successor of Swami Rama of the Himalayas. Lecturing and teaching worldwide for more than a quarter of a century, he is the author of fourteen books, including his recently-released The Secret of the Yoga Sutra, and his autobiography Touched by Fire: The Ongoing Journey of a Spiritual Seeker. Pandit Tigunait holds two doctorates: one in Sanskrit from the University of Allahabad in India, and another in Oriental Studies from the... Read more>>