The Power of Prayer

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Thank you very much and good morning ladies and gentlemen. It is a genuine pleasure to be here with all of you today. I’d like to share with you about the power of prayer. In countless incidents all around the world, people received intelligent and powerful directions that led to success, as a result of their prayer. Over the years, people have prayed in moments of great emergencies, conflicts, danger and life-threatening illness and have been answered. C.B. DeMille, the American movie director admitted and said, ‘I have found the greatest power in the world in the power of prayer ’. Our celebrity lady Oprah confessed, ‘Not a day goes by that I don’t say, thank you. I am truly blessed’. We profess different religions. There are Muslims, Hindus, Sikhs, Christians and Buddhists. All religions teach us to pray. Irrespective of our religions, we pray in different ways, at different places and at different times. The more frequently you pray, the more powerful the words become because when you pray you build confidence and beliefs are compounded, they make an even mightier swaying power. In many cases prayers alone do not change things, but they can change people mentally, and eventually people change things! Prayer is our only channel of communication with our Creator, the path to sources of infinite power and grace. It brings us in touch with something larger than ourselves, something that makes the universe divine and endless. It remains the greatest agent for rebirth and renewal. Alexis Carrel, French biologist and Nobel Prize winner declared: ‘Prayer is the most powerful form of energy one can generate. It supplies us with a flow of sustaining power in our daily lives’. Another well known Nobel Prize winner is no other than Mother Teresa, who was called the “Living Saint”, said that through the power of prayer she gained success. She said that with 1 Rupee and pray she could obtain anything. Mother Teresa once said that “Prayer makes your...
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