THE SACRED GURU-SHISHYA BOND
Yog is the final frontier, and the Guru has to carry ...
When Ravan did not heed Lord Ram’s message, Angad put his foot forward and said, “If anyone in this court can shake my leg, Bhagwan Ram will return to Ayodhya and leave Mata Sita.” Such was the faith and confidence of Angad in Lord Ram that he pledged on behalf of Lord Ram himself and it is this faith which could not let the biggest warriors in that court, including Ravan to move his leg by even an inch. Ravan who had moved Mount Kailash was not able to move the leg of a monkey, this is the power of Guru bhav.
Another leap of faith was made by Kabir. Kabir came from a very humble background, he was the son of a weaver. Swami Ramanand was among the greatest saints of the times in Rishikesh and he was not ready to make anyone his shishya. Kabir however was determined to become his disciple.