Your total state of mind has to be transformed – and that is the meaning of awareness. You are in the past, in the future; that means you are in the mind. The mind is the name of the wrong room. Come out of the mind! Be in the present… and when you are in […]
Love is a by-product of being in tune with the infinite; it follows just like a shadow, it is a consequence. Buddha never searched for love; love just came to him. Jesus never thought about love; he lived love. The search for love cannot be direct – it is such a subtle perfume that you […]
First, surrender is possible only if you have a will. Ordinarily people think that a man who has a will, will not be able to surrender. People think that weaklings, those whose wills are not very strong, can surrender. That is not right. Only very, very willed people, who have a strong willpower, can surrender […]
Mind ~ Osho Surfaces can be very deceptive. One has to be very alert about appearances, because they both look the same from the outside — both are silent. The problem would not have arisen if the still mind was not easy to achieve. It is easy to achieve. Mindlessness is not so easy to […]
“The mind is its own place, and in itself Can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven. What matter where, if I still be the same…..? Better to reign in Hell than serve in Heaven. – Satan in Milton’s Paradise Lost (1667).
My offering to my master ~ From the book, Living with the Himalayan masters by Swami Rama What did I offer my master? I will tell you. When I received my second step of initiation, at the age of fifteen, I had nothing with me. I thought, “All these rich people come with baskets […]
Living with the Himalayan Masters by Swami Rama One has to reap the fruits of his karma. The law of karma is inevitable and is accepted by all the great philosophies of the world. As you sow, so shall you reap. Learn to perform your duties skillfully without aversion or attachment, and do not […]