Questioner: How should one worship
or pray in temple?
Dadashri: Go to the temple of the Lord and say,
"Dear Lord, You reside within me, but because I have
not yet become acquainted with You, I am doing Your darshan here.
The Gnani Purush, Dada Bhagwan has taught me this method and I am
doing Your darshan according to his instructions. Please bestow
Your grace upon me so that I may realize my true
Self." Do your darshan in this way wherever you go,
whichever temple you visit. From the relative perspective, all the
Gods have been given different names, but in reality they are all
No one has religious thoughts on the way to the temple,
they think about their shops, instead. Many people have a
habit of going to the temple everyday. Because you have such a
habit, is this why you are doing the darshan (worship)?
Everyday the darshan of the Lord should feel new and your
enthusiasm and joy of going there should be fresh.