Radha Soami Satsang Beas together with its international affiliates (RSSB) is a philosophical organization based on the spiritual teachings of all religions and dedicated to a process of inner development under the guidance of a spiritual teacher.
In the Indian language, Radha Soami means ‘lord of the soul’, satsang describes a group that seeks truth, and Beas refers to the town near which the main centre is located in northern India. There are a number of other contemporary movements that use the name ‘Radha Soami’ but Radha Soami Satsang Beas is not associated with any of them.
RSSB was established in India in 1891 and gradually began spreading to other countries. Today RSSB holds meetings in more than 90 countries worldwide. It is a non-profit organisation with no affiliation to any political or commercial organizations.
The basis of every religion is spirituality. With the passage of time and changing social values, the basic spiritual teachings become embellished with extra rules and considerations, and eventually take the shape of a religion. RSSB is trying to maintain the core of spirituality without allowing it to take on a formal structure.
The philosophy teaches a personal path of spiritual development which includes a vegetarian diet, abstinence from intoxicants, a moral way of life and the practice of daily meditation. There are no rituals, ceremonies, hierarchies or mandatory contributions, nor are there compulsory gatherings. Members need not give up their cultural identity or religious preference to follow this path.
official website for Radha Soami Satsang Beas is www.rssb.org
, which is the website that you are viewing now. RSSB has established this Website for anyone wanting to find out about our organization. Here you will find the official information about us as well as a link to our online bookstore at: www.scienceofthesoul.org.
No other websites have permission or authority to represent the RSSB organization or its Patron, Baba Gurinder Singh. Information found on other, non-official websites should not be assumed accurate or correct. Many of these sites imitate the RSSB website by trying to look “official” with the purpose of attracting viewers, often for their own personal financial gain from page clicks, advertisements, or YouTube views. They often contain pictures, text, and audio and video files reproduced from copyright-protected RSSB sources. It should be understood that all books and audio-visual media that are published by RSSB are protected by copyright. Any copying, reproduction, or publication of these materials, in their entirety or in part, without the specific authorization of RSSB, is an illegal infringement of RSSB’s copyrights.