It all depends on the state of our consciousness

My dear friends, look at to what love has mutated in our minds. It mutated into a business. Into a business-relationship that insists on the partner’s sole ownership at most levels. The smallest violation of the rule of absolute exclusiveness in the marriage has mostly devastating consequences. Punishment, drama, war between the partners is what is left of love. Control…Continue reading It all depends on the state of our consciousness

Looking for the pleasant? Looking for states? Or looking for truth?

Welcome the totality of your experience without any interpretation, judgement, comparison, conclusion. Just the facts. Let the facts unfold. Ask yourself the question “Under the current circumstances are there still personal thoughts, personal feelings present?” Understand that sense perceptions are impersonal, bodily sensations are impersonal, practical thoughts are impersonal, creative thoughts are impersonal, thoughts about the truth are impersonal. Now…Continue reading Looking for the pleasant? Looking for states? Or looking for truth?

The most mature form of meditation is where the meditator falls away

And so as you go along with meditation, you will find many different phases where parts of you may resist it. You might resist it, because it is difficult, you might resist it, because it’s boring, you might resist it, because you don’t think anything is happening, you might resist it because the reasons why you used to meditate are…Continue reading The most mature form of meditation is where the meditator falls away

Know Thyself

“I shall no longer be instructed by the Yoga Veda or the Aharva Veda, or the ascetics, or any other doctrine whatsoever. I shall learn from myself, be a pupil of myself; I shall get to know myself, the mystery of Siddhartha.” He looked around as if he were seeing the world for the first time.”– Hermann Hesse – Siddhartha…Continue reading Know Thyself

On Self-inquiry

“The way to innocence, to the uncreated and to God leads on, not back, not back to the wolf or to the child, but ever further into sin, ever deeper into human life.” – Hermann Hesse – Steppenwolf –