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THE INNER SLUMBER – ITS PRICE – KING SOLOMON AND THE SYBIL

THE INNER SLUMBER – ITS PRICE KING SOLOMON AND THE SYBIL   King Solomon loved knowledge and one day the Sybil brought him many ancient manuscripts containing an immense knowledge, but she asked a very high price for them which he refused to pay.   The Sybil quietly left, burned half of them, then came back with the rest but asked the same amount as …

THE INNER SLUMBER – THE WAY OUT

THE INNER SLUMBER – THE WAY OUT   Stone: Blue Sapphire The Mantra: Om Nidra Stambana   The Key:   No matter how painful, even terrifying it can be,   we must find the courage to admit to ourselves that we are still inwardly deeply asleep, for until then we will have no chance to ever wake up.   a) After such a millenary sleep, …

THE DREAM – NISARGADATTA MAHARAJ

THE DREAM – NISARGADATTA MAHARAJ   We are only dreaming. True waking and true sleeping only the Jnani knows. We dream that we are awake,we dream that we are asleep.The three states are only varieties of the dream states.Treating everything as a dream liberates. As long as you give reality to dreams, you are their slave. Are you giving reality to your dreams? Why? Do …

THE DREAM

THE DREAM   Stone: Blue Sapphire The Mantra: Om Nidra Stambana   The Key: The Key is the awareness that   the dream of our life separates us from the Truth, from Reality and from the Divine.   a) Rumi introduces the issue with a positive note:   Humankind is being led along an evolving course through this migration of intelligences,   and though we …

THE INNER SLUMBER – ITS PRICE

THE INNER SLUMBER – ITS PRICE   Kabir speaks from the heart to you:   O Friend, beloved heart, consider well: if indeed you love, why do you keep sleeping?   Do you indeed love? Why do you keep sleeping? The Course in Miracles warns:   You must learn the cost of sleeping and refuse to pay it.   Have you already learned the cost …

THE INNER SLUMBER – RUMI

THE INNER SLUMBER – RUMI   Fragments from different poems:   A man goes to sleep in the townwhere he has always lived and dreamsto be living in another town .In the dream he doesn’t rememberthe town he’s sleeping in his bed in but believes the dream town’s reality the world is that kind of sleep.   Do you still really believe in your own dream …

THE INNER SLUMBER – GURDJEFF AND ORAGE

THE INNER SLUMBER – GURDJEFF AND ORAGE Gurdjeff often told his disciples that: Man such as we know him is a machine.   He cannot stop nor focus the flow of his thoughts, cannot control his imagination, his emotions, his attention. He lives in a subjective world of “I love”, “I do not love”, I like”, “I do not like”, “I want”, “I do not …

THE INNER SLUMBER

THE INNER SLUMBER Stone: Blue Sapphire The Mantra: Om Nidra Stambana The Key: In the Bible is written that after leaving the Garden of Eden Adam “fell into a deep sleep”, and then nowhere else said that he ever woke up.   a) The issue is introduced by noting that Adam represents humanity, and indeed it could be not more obvious that   as a …