January, 2, 2014 – Editor: Gloria Lee
Wishing all A Very Happy New Year!
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You cannot know the knower, for you are the knower.
The fact of knowing proves the knower.
You need no other proof.
The knower of the known is not knowable.
Just like the light is known in colours only, so is the knower known in knowledge.
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You don’t need time to realize it, all you need is correct understanding.
Each moment you identify yourself with the body and the mind, you are going in the direction of ego and misery.
The moment you give up that identification, you are moving towards your real Self, towards happiness.
the devotee. To hold onto these feet incessantly is true
happiness. You will be disappointed if you hold onto my
physical feet because one day this physical body will
disappear. The greatest worship is worshiping the
Guru’s feet that are within oneself.
and here is what he said –
answer, “No,” so as to be humble. But I look around and
everything is one. Is that enlightenment? I look around and
I’m in love with everybody. Is that enlightenment? I witness
my incarnation. Is that enlightenment? I’m in love with my
guru. Is that enlightenment? I see my life as service to God.
Is that enlightenment? I surrender to God in my daily life. Is
that enlightenment? I experience peace within. Is that
enlightenment? I experience compassion for other souls. Is
that enlightenment? My environment is a projection of my own
mind. Is that enlightenment?
learning, and I want to keep sharing and learning with people.
But I’m still thinking about enlightenment, so I guess I’m not
inclusive and accessible spirituality free from the
dogma and ideology and blind belief of the past, a
spirituality in which nothing and nobody – including the
teachers themselves – can escape the loving light of
ruthless inquiry and blinding transparency, in which
nobody can claim any kind of absolute truth or
privileged knowledge. Equality, deep friendship,
honesty and integrity are the new gods.