Tag: awareness

Knowledge from Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Luz76's picture

When people consider the past as free will they are filled with remorse and regret.
When they consider the future as destiny, lethargy and inertia set in.

Mingle yourself

mariposa's picture

Mingle yourself! - this is an important rule for a businessman when attending a business event.

This is also an important rule for a spiritual person.

According to science our natural state is sleeping

enlight's picture

We all think that being awake is our natural state and that sleeping is just a necessary appendix to the waking state.

Before leaving home make sure all doors and windows are closed

shira's picture

Each time you leave home, check the 2 doors and 5 windows of the house to make sure they are well closed:

Is dependant acceptance enough?

avi's picture

Great pain, I accept you, I renounce any direct resistance. I surrounder.

But not totally.

If I say that I accept you totally it will be a lie. And I don't believe I can fool you.

You can't change the unchangeable

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You can't change the unchangeable.
But you can define what is changeable and what is unchangeable.

The changeable you also can't change.
But you can accept it.

Bottom line:

Watch the tip of your nose from below

dora's picture

Close your eyes and observe for some time the tip of your nose for any sensations. Just observe and feel the place, just be there.

Difference between consciousness and awareness

suzame's picture

I encounter "consciousness" and "awareness" quite often in texts and I am not sure I fully grasp the pricse meaning and difference between these two central terms.

Spiritual people are the worst liars

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Never believe spiritual people blindly.

They are the worst liars.

Mind is like food when you are on a diet

abra's picture

Mind is like food when you are on a diet.

Minimize consumption but do not condemn it.

Do not condemn it as you are living on it.