Monthly Archives: December 2012

Self-Improvement Projects

“Spiritual maturity is being ready to let go of everything. Giving up is a first step, but real giving-up is the insight that there’s nothing to be given up.” ~ Nisargadatta When most of us embark on our idea of … Continue reading

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Taking Offense

“Self-importance is our greatest enemy. Think about it – what weakens us is feeling offended by the deeds and misdeeds of our fellow men. Our self-importance requires that we spend most of our lives offended by someone.” ~Carlos Castaneda Why … Continue reading

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Beyond the Language of Seeking and Knowing

M: Too much analysis leads you nowhere. There is in you the core of being which is beyond analysis, beyond the mind. You can know it in action only. Express it in daily life and its light will grow ever … Continue reading

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School of Life, Play of Light

“We have come into this exquisite world to experience ever and ever more deeply our divine courage, freedom and light.” ~ Hafiz Of all the more profound questions that humanity tends to ponder throughout the centuries (in between wars and … Continue reading

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Self-Destructive Thoughts

A student asked his teacher, “What is the Way?” Master, “Living the meaning of ultimate meaninglessness.” Student, “What is the meaning of ultimate meaninglessness?” Master, “How can I help you?” (Note: This essay is by no means intended as a … Continue reading

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