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truth and reality

Truth and Reality 

Existence occurs in two areas: the subjective and the objective, reality and the truth. Subjective existence, or reality, is valid enough in the field it occupies but not elsewhere. In contrast, the objective reality, or truth, is universal. If reality were a rule, truth would…

inspirations – iii

Inspirations – III 

Thirst for Living It is the thirst for living that becomes bondage. Like the water becomes muddy after the storm, so does the consciousness becomes confused with so many desires. Keep it pure and detached, like water lilies are from the mud they grow from….

our pride

Our Pride 

What do we see when looking down on others with a cocky know-it-all attitude and taking pride in our substantial talents. Do we deem ourselves grand and belittle those who can never be at our level? But if being small is so bad, why do…

inspirations – 2

Inspirations – 2 

God Sun is God, because it gives life. The food is God, because it nourishes and the breath is God, too, because it keep us alive. Parents are God, because they have created you. Friends are God, because they stand by you and so are…

the meditation of life and death
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The Meditation of Life and Death 

In this day and age, people seek to increase their energy levels by taking nutritional supplements. They consult gurus or chase material wealth to increase their happiness. They look to social institutions and political parties to provide safety. Then, in order to survive death, they…

seeing love in an act of murder

Seeing Love in an Act of Murder 

Q: The quote in your exquisite book, Living from the Heart, “But when we see the loving nature of even murder….” needs expansion for me. A: When I point to love as the true nature of even a murderous act, I’m not denying the horrible tragedy that…

sensing inside

Sensing Inside 

We often look into our mind to know something, and so when we want to know ourselves, we often look into the mind for that also. But the mind is full of thoughts about what we want to know and never the thing itself. You…

the irresistible blessing

The Irresistible Blessing 

Knowledgeable masters talk about the two types of siddha (the perfect human). Siddha refers to miraculous powers and perfect abilities. The notion of Saddhana Siddha is used by those who practice a number of disciplines to reach this perfection with its abilities and miracles. They…

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