Monthly Archives: October 2012

Survival and Personal Continuity

“Once you realise that there is nothing in this world which you can call your own, you look at it from the outside as you look at a play on the stage, or a picture on the screen, admiring and … Continue reading

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Desire, Fixation, Non-Dwelling, and the Heart

“God is in himself so exalted that he is beyond the reach of either knowledge or desire. Desire extends further than anything that can be grasped by knowledge. It is wider than the whole of the heavens, than all angels, … Continue reading

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Fighting the Powers That Be

In reality we are all creators and creatures of each other, causing and bearing each other’s burden. ~ Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj In the so-called “alternative” media, we are often warned not to “sell our soul” to “The Powers That Be” … Continue reading

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The Sense of Lack and the Master Game

“I tell you, there’s no Buddha, no Dharma, no practice, no enlightenment. Yet you go off like this on side roads, trying to find something. Blind fools! Will you put another head on top of the one you have? What … Continue reading

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