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

The Master gave a knowledge-soap to each of His disciples and asked them to go and use it. One disciple asked why they needed to use the soap? The Master gave many reasons, hearing which all disciples were very happy. Another disciple asked why the wrapping paper in which the soap was wrapped was white? He had seen a soap wrapped in pink somewhere else. He wanted to know the difference. The Master said the purpose of the soap was to clean, the wrapping paper didn't matter. The disciple looked impressed and satisfied. Another disciple opened the wrapping paper and smelled the...