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Mind is Root of Illusion

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Any verbal formulation is not true save when it indicates something observable. The observed will have to be in relation to sensory inputs for only they are taken as proof.



Scientific Spiritual Knowledge

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These days it has become a fashion to deride traditional sources of knowledge and like the craze for fast food take to easy new age spirituality and declare oneself enlightened, a trend, I suspect, i



False, Real & Truth

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It is useful to know the three layers viz False, Real and True. False is not an illusion but something in us that depends on the Real for its existence but is not and cannot be aware of it.



Spiritual Path

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In one of the post yesterday I tried to explore the question of Spirituality. Today I would like to go a little deeper and explore the path in general and what it entails.



Vedanta & Gita

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While Vedanta or Upanishads were considered a secret, Teachings of Bhagavada Gita were available to masses.



Spirituality

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What is spirituality?



Authority

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Authority both outer and inner is not such a good thing.



Freedom from Thought

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Broadly speaking one must ask what success is. We all are conditioned to think of success as society holds that ideal.



Creation

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Al-Ghazâlî viewed the world as a conglomerate of connections that are all pre-determined and meticulously planned in God's timeless knowledge.



Self & World

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All Life is interdependence. To understand this is to know the nature of Unity in the Cosmos. This is the basis of Love and Compassion.