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THE THIRD BOOK – WHERE ARE WE   1) INTRODUCTION   1) INTRODUCTION 2) WHERE ARE WE 3) THE ABYSS 4) THE LABIRYNTH 5) THE SHORELESS SEA 6) THE SHORELESS SEA – THE QUEST 7) THE TRAP 8) REALITY 9) REALITY – WE CREATE OUR OWN REALITY 10) REALITY – WESTERN APPROACHES 11) REALITY – EASTERN APPROACHES 12) REALITY – WU HSIN 13) REALITY – …

INTRODUCTION

INTRODUCTION   The Key:    We never came down completely into the world: ONLY PART OF US IS HERE   In this abides our salvation.   a) Kierkegaard asked:   How did I come to be here?   What is this thing called the world? How did I come into the world? Why was I not consulted? And If I am compelled to take part …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE WAY

OUR COMMON JOURNEY – THE WAY   Stone: Depends on the subject, but all Centering stones help. The Mantra: Om   The Key:   As our common journey is always inward and the external world merely a reflection of it,   it is on our inward Journey that we must concentrate, and see the external world as but a mirror of it.   a) The …

OUR COMMON JOURNEY

OUR COMMON JOURNEY   Stone: Depends on the subject, but all Centering stones help. The Mantra: Om   The Key:   The only real Journey is the inward one to discover who we really are, all others are merely preparations for it at best.   Rainer Maria Rilke agrees:   The only journey is the one within.   Are you on any other journey? Why? …

A SENSE OF DIRECTION

A SENSE OF DIRECTION   Stone: Kyanite The Mantra: Om Aham Dharma Anubadhnaati   The Key:   Set the direction of your life by the truth of your being, by your heart, not by any old conditionings or anyone else’s beliefs. a) Sharafuddin Maneri introduces the issue with a most basic Question:   How will you know the best road to take,the one leading to …

THE CENTER POINT AND THE CIRCUMFERENCE

THE NINTH KEY THE CENTER POINT AND THE CIRCUMFERENCE   Visualize a point with a circumference all around it.   In the central point we are our true being,   in a state of infinite love, ecstasy, vision and conscious immortality, one with the Divine, with all and all things.   a) The issue is introduced by noting that   at the center of our …

THE ALTERNATIVE

THE ALTERNATIVE   Stone: Tanzanite The Mantra: Vikalpa Satya Prachodayate   The Key:   Before we have done a certain amount of work on ourselves, there is always a measure light and of darkness in all of us.   Which one do you manifest more in your life?   Each instant we must choose between striving to find out and be who we really are …

THE BURNING HOUSE

THE SEVENTH KEY THE BURNING HOUSE   The Key: Be aware that   THERE IS NO MORE TIME   As the Buddha said:   …there is but one narrow opening, all windows are firmly shut, and of its fire within so unaware always remain all…   This was indeed so about 2500 years ago at the times of the Buddha, but nowadays   as we …

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 …

OUR SELF IMAGE

OUR SELF IMAGE Stone: Chrysocolla The Mantra: Na’ham The Key: Our self-image almost only consists of old, obsolete patterns stored in our memory and mechanical, deadening identifications whose total sum is a prison within us. To which extent are you aware of it? Are you concerned about it? To which extent? How does it make you feel?   a) The issue is introduced by this …

THE KEY

THE KEY Stone: All Centering stones. The Mantra: Om Mani Padme Hum The Key: To someone who asked Him about the Way, the Buddha remained silent and just gave him a flower.   Silence is the ultimate Key.   As Sri Aurobindo said,   Always we bear in us a magic key Concealed in life’s hermetic envelope.   But as not so many are already …

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

ABOUT THE AUTHOR   Most of this text was written by Vijay years ago, but he is no longer there.   The author improved on his work here and there, completed the unfinished chapters and reorganized the material that Vijay had gathered to make it more accessible to the reader. We lived in the same body until recently, then he …”died” is not quite the …