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AN IMAGINARY DEBATE ABOUT LOVE TROUBLES

AN IMAGINARY DEBATE ABOUT LOVE TROUBLES   An Unknown opens the debate by asking:   Why is there so much suffering in love? Nisargadatta Maharaj answers him:   All suffering is born of desire.   True love is never frustrated. How can the sense of unity be frustrated? What can be frustrated is the desire for expression. Such desire is of the mind. As with …

AN IMAGINARY DEBATE ABOUT LOVE

AN IMAGINARY DEBATE ABOUT LOVE   Gao Xingjian opens the debate with:   Love is so holy, so confusing. It makes a man anxious, tormented. Love, how can I define it?   Ayn Rand offers her own definition of it: Love is the expression of one’s values, the greatest reward you can earn for the moral qualities you have achieved in your character and person. …

LOVE – GUIDELINES

LOVE – GUIDELINES   To be able to love another you must first of all love yourself   – The essence of love is in the loving itself, not just in being loved back.   – If you love only one person or a few but care little or not at all about everyone else, as already mentioned but it needs to be repeated:   …

LOVE – THE WAY – MERE

LOVE – THE WAY – MERE   Human nature is so limited, so full of contradictions and so exclusive in its movements that if one wants to reject love in its lower form, that is to say, human love as human beings experience it,   if one makes an inner effort to reject it, one usually rejects the entire capacity of feeling love and becomes …

LOVE – THE WAY

LOVE – THE WAY Stone: Emerald The Mantra: Om Bhaava Prachodayate The Key: Instead of seeking Love outside yourself, become free from all the barriers that consciously or unconsciously you have erected against it.   Which barriers have you erected against it? Why? How do they make you feel? Why part of you is afraid of love? On which levels of your being?   a) …

LOVE – MERE

LOVE – MERE   Of all the forces acting in the universe, love is the most powerful, the most irresistible; without love the world would fall back into the chaos of unconsciousness.   True love has no need of reciprocation; there can be no reciprocation because there is only one Love, the Love, which has no other aim than to love.   It is in …

LOVE – RUMI

LOVE – RUMI   Verses from different poems:   Love drives you madfrom revelation to revelationthrough ordeal after ordealuntil humble and broken you are carried tenderlyinto the heart of the Rose I’ve been looking for a long, long time,for this thing called love,I’ve ridden comets across the sky,and I’ve looked below and above. Then one day I looked inside myself,and this is what I found,A …

LOVE – A COURSE IN MIRACLES

LOVE – A COURSE IN MIRACLES   The Course in Miracles made many essential points about Love: What is not love is always fear, and nothing else.   – To create is to love. Love extends outward simply because it cannot be contained.   – Whenever you deny a blessing to a brother, YOU will feel deprived. This is because denial is as total as …

LOVE – INSIGHTS

LOVE – INSIGHTS   It is amazing how many different insights about Love are there. to mention just a few:   Muzaffer Ashki al-Halveti al-Jerrahi:   The essence of God is love and the Sufi Path is path of love.   Love is to see what is good and beautiful in everything. It is to learn from everything, to see the gifts of God and …

LOVE – THE SECRET

LOVE – THE SECRET   Stone: Emerald The Mantra: Om Prema Prachodayate   The Key:   Love’s ultimate secret abides far beyond our ego, the false self-image of ourselves.   Learn love from flowers, which manifest their love in a language known only to the heart.   a) Krishna in the Bhagavad Ghita introduces the issue thus:   Look at Me, Arjuna! If I stop …

LOVE – DEFINITIONS

LOVE – DEFINITIONS   There are countless definitions about Love. One of the most famous is from the Corinthians:   Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is neither rude nor self-seeking, not easily angered and keeps no record of wrongs but always protects, trusts, hopes, always perseveres. Love never comes to an …

LOVE

LOVE   Stone: Emerald The Mantra: Shrim – pronounced Shreem Or, Om Prema Prachodayate   The Key:   Love is not only the best key to a wonderful life but also the accomplishment of the Path.   We can only know love by loving, and usually the Divine manifests in us Only when we have love in our heart   Do you have enough love …