A skilled yogi blossoms even while living in the three gunas, just as a lotus flower blossoms in muddy waters.

[caption id="attachment_19585" align="alignnone" width="1920"]  Hanuman was a very brave, powerful, and devout devotee of Lord Rama. He belonged to a tribe in which people had many monkeys-like traits such as : curious, funny, fast, sharp, smart, and ability to jump and climb high etc.  That's why, symbolically, He is shown with a tail and monkey face. He was endowed with many spiritual powers, and He played a very prominent role in winning the war between Rama and Ravana (between good and bad).  Though because of His service and devotion to Lord Rama, He rose to the stature of Lord Hanuman,...