Higher Self Archive

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 SELF AS A FRIEND – NESHAMAH

 THE SELF AS A FRIEND – NESHAMAH   Stone: Emerald The Mantra: Om Jay Jivatman   The Key:   The higher Self is the Friend, a ray of the Divine   manifesting as conscious existence; it is universal, one and the same in all, omnipresent, and contains the whole universe.   Our higher Self is a loving and wise Guide who never fail us.   …

ROLES – THE ROLES WE PLAY

ROLES – THE ROLES WE PLAY   Consciously or unconsciously, the self-image is based on one or more of these roles:   NEGATIVE ROLES   – The Ordinary, average guy: I have no particular qualities, but that’s ok with me. a) I feel safer conforming to everyone else, then I never have any problems. b) I am afraid of standing out from the herd.   …

NA’HAM – I AM NOT THAT – THE WAY

NA’HAM – I AM NOT THAT – THE WAY Stone: Green Jade The Mantra: Na’ham The Key: The Key is a process of dis-identification from all mental formations and system of thought, emotional reactions, physical habits, from every influence from the past that we ever identified ourselves with until only our Higher Self’s essence is left. What is your Higher Self naked essence? The Divine, …

CHUANG TZU AND KING JANAKA

CHUANG TZU AND KING JANAKA   CHUANG TZU   This metaphor of Chuang Tzu is very famous and probably you know it already, but all the same please consider it once more:   Chuang Tzu went for a constitutional in the late afternoon and sat under a tree thinking about the meaning of life. It was pleasantly warm, he relaxed, had a nap and dreamt …

A BIRD IN A CAGE

A BIRD IN A CAGE   The Maitrayana Brahmana Upanishad explains how the inner Prison was formed:   Carried along by the waves of the qualities, darkened in his imaginations, unstable, fickle, crippled, full of desires, vacillating, he enters into belief, believing I am he, this is mine,   and binds his Self by his own Self as a bird with a net.   The …