Times of India: They belong to the ‘happening’ generation, craving for all that is ‘hep’ and the latest. And, they are finding a new way to face challenges of modern life — joining satsang.
Surti youth is showing a rare inclination for satsang, particularly those oriented towards personality development and enhancing skills in controlling emotions. Take Shilpi Singhal (23), commerce graduate, who had four years ago discarded her teacher’s suggestion to learn meditation to rid herself of erratic behaviour and build up self-confidence.
“Despite being a good student, I was insecure about career among other things. I lacked focus. Moreover, I was always confused about life itself,” she says. But, with exposure to satsang, she learnt techniques to remain focused even in a crisis….