1 THE TWELVE KEYS Archive

KEY POEM

KEY POEM 1 Countless keys are there but empty are the doors they open or by ghosts from the past haunted. Seek the one that Esau for a bowl of porridge bartered renouncing his birthright of infinite Love and Bliss like most of us still do. Ask yourself why. 2 So many books had I which for the Key I searched but vague words in …

FLOATING UPWARDS

FLOATING UPWARDS   Our inner being is in the Divine, our body in the world, but our minds are still in the no man’s land in between the primal Darkness and His infinite Light and Love.   Our inner being is always helping us to float upwards to all His Light and Love, but we are constantly being pulled downwards by the unexamined forces of …

HE WHOSE SHADOW IS THE LIGHT

HE WHOSE SHADOW IS THE LIGHT   All that we have perceived of the Divine so far is nothing, hardly the shadow of a shadow of Him.   All our highest words, like Love, Ecstasy, Peace Truth, Vision, etc are but the vaguest hint about Him.   The mystic writer Hermann Broch had a very deep insight of it:   And in the most unknown, …

THE RAVISHMENT

THE RAVISHMENT   Mère asked:   How come that you do not feel this ravishment?   Wherever you are not in a state of loving ecstasy, in the Ravishment it means that   you do not know who you really are and remain far from your inner being.   Nothing is more important that discovering it, because it is the best shortcut to the Divine. …

NEVER FORGET THAT

NEVER FORGET THAT   1) As already mentioned, but it needs to be repeated,   YOU ARE NOT WHAT YOU ALWAYS THOUGHT THAT YOU WERE,   the body and mind that you identified yourself with.   Before you have done a certain amount of work on inner work you we are not yet one but consist of various “personalities”, countless little “I” in conflict with …

THE STARTING POINT

THE STARTING POINT   Stone: Emerald The Mantra: Prasnesu Vikalpah Eva Naasiit   The Key:   The starting point is the realization that no fate, no God, no entity or power whatsoever has brought about the circumstances of our life:   WE and none else have created it in our own mind, therefore we have the power to change it   a) In this moment …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE WAY

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE WAY   Stone: Depends on the subject, but all Centering stones help. The Mantra: Om   The Key:   As our common journey is always inward and the external world merely a reflection of it,   it is on our inward Journey that we must concentrate, and see the external world as but a mirror of it.   a) The …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – SRI AUROBINDO

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – SRI AUROBINDO   From His epic Savitri:   As one who sets his sail towards mysteried shores Driven through huge oceans by the breath of God, The fathomless below, the unknown around, His soul abandoned the blind star-field, Space. Afar from all that makes the measured world, Plunging to hidden eternities it withdrew   Back from mind’s foaming surface to the …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE COURSE IN MIRACLES

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE COURSE IN MIRACLES   Forget not that once this journey is begun the end is certain.   Doubt along the way will come and go and go to come again. Yet is the ending sure. No one can fail to do what God appointed him to do.   When you forget, remember that you walk with Him and with His …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE WAY – VARIOUS APPROACHES

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE WAY – VARIOUS APPROACHES   These are some of the best advices about the Journey:   Sachal Sarmast:   Friend, this is the only way the secret way to learn: ignore the paths of others, even the saints’ steep trails.Don’t follow, don’t journey at all. Don’t journey at all? Well, where could we possibly go when our true destination is …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE JOURNEY TO IXLAN

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE JOURNEY TO IXLAN   In Castaneda book “Journey to Ixlan” during all his life the shaman Don Genaro had felt nostalgia for the township where he was born, Ixlan,   and wished so much to visit it a last time but was unable to do so until towards the end of his life. But on his way there he encounters …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE KHDIR

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE KHDIR   (Adapted from “The City and the Oasis”) The Khdir speaks out:   In the seat of Fixity I abide, in the Truth, a Flame which does not change.   Never am I far from you, even when you are unable to hear me.   Your journey ever certain was since you first drank from the Well at the …