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YOU ARE LIKE THE KING OF AN ANCIENT KINGDOM

YOU ARE LIKE THE KING OF AN ANCIENT KINGDOM You are like the King of an ancient land who instead of governing it wisely with a compassionate but firm hand neglected it for too long,   to the point that your subjects – your thoughts, emotions, feeling, various kinds of energies, etc ,   have gone each their own way ignoring you, no longer obeying …

TAT TWAM ASI – VARIOUS APPROACHES

TAT TWAM ASI – VARIOUS APPROACHES   The Ashtavarka Ghita:   Your real nature is as the one perfect, free, and action-less consciousness, the all-pervading witness — unattached to anything, desire-less and at peace. It is from illusion that you seem to be involved in samsara.   You are unconditioned and changeless, formless and immovable, unfathomable awareness, imperturbable: so hold to nothing but consciousness.   …

THE SELF – THE WAY – SRI AUROBINDO

THE SELF – THE WAY – SRI AUROBINDO   To realize Self is to realize the eternal freedom of the spirit.   The first realization of the Self as something intensely silent and purely static is not the whole truth of it. There can also be a realization of the Self in its power.   Establishing the mind in the Self means the conviction that …

FREEDOM – FREE WILL – WU HSIN

FREEDOM – FREE WILL – WU HSIN     Personal freedom isnothing more thanfreedom from the personal. As such, personal freedom is not available to anybody.   When the mind is seen ascontinually kidnapped by thoughts,the first step toward freedomhas been taken. Now, cease listening towhat is being heard. Instead, listen towhat is listening.   The meditation of freedom is the meditation that lacksa meditator. …