deep sleep Archive

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 WITNESS – THE OBSERVER – THE WAY RAMANA MAHARSHI

THE WITNESS – THE OBSERVER – THE WAY RAMANA MAHARSHI   The witnessing of awareness can persist through waking, dreaming and deep sleep.   The Witness is fully available in any state, including your own present state of awareness right now.   So notice: you can see the clouds float by because you are not those clouds-you are the witness of those clouds.   You …

THE WITNESS – WU HSIN

THE WITNESS – WU HSIN   When one seeks to examine the observer among the observed, One discerns that the organism observing is just another object. It cannot be the subject.   When no true subject can be found, One can conclude that the observer and the observed are not The dyad that they seemed.   Observation is the quality of consciousness. There is no …

THE “I” – RAMANA MAHARSHI

THE “I” – RAMANA MAHARSHI   To the ignorant the ‘I’ is the self limited to the body; to the Wise the ‘I’ is the Self Infinite. That which arises in the physical body as ‘I’ is the mind.   The body does not say ‘I’. No one will argue that even in deep sleep the ‘I’ ceases to exist.   Once the ‘I’ emerges, …