Devotee: “Bhagavan’s Grace is needed in order that meditation should become effortless.”

Bhagavan replied: “Practice is necessary, there is Grace.”

Guru Ramana p. 76

Paramhansa Yogananda on the Importance of Meditation

A rare audio recording from the Master

     "Ever-new Joy is God. He is inexhaustible;

as you continue your meditations during the years,

He will beguile you with an infinite ingenuity.

Devotees like yourself who have found the way to God

never dream of exchanging Him for any other happiness;

He is seductive beyond thought of competition..."