Nothing other than the sound sleep state

Question: But how are we to disbelieve all these hard facts that come into our experience? How are we to feel and know that […]

The question is of the unfoldment of sanskaras

 

Question: Why did Buddha renounce everything? Answer: In order to attain to what is real.

Question: Why did Ramakrishna renounce everything? […]

Keeping Company–Satsang – Part 2/2

Now those who practice satsang can be divided into three types:

He who gives, takes not, and stays He who gives not, takes not, […]

Keeping Company–Satsang – Part 1/2

You people think that renunciation is much easier than materialism that hating and giving up materialism comes more easily than love, liking and attachment […]

On Renunciation: Tyag, Sanyas, and Vairag – Part 3/3

For real renunciation demands the courage to give up the worldly Maya, which these cowards cannot do, bound and attached to it as they […]

On Renunciation: Tyag, Sanyas, and Vairag – Part 2/3

Otherwise, these so-called “sadhus” and “sanyasis” of the present day are generally mere idlers (dhongi, haramkhor) who wander here and there with no higher […]

On Renunciation: Tyag, Sanyas, and Vairag – Part 1/3

For the ordinary people of the world, for the great mass of human beings, the best remedy for spiritual ignorance and the […]

Baba’s response to questions regarding the union and the circle – Part 2/2

Question: Then if this prize is sure of attainment for everyone, why strive for it? It will come of itself.

Answer: Your […]

Baba’s response to questions regarding the union and the circle – Part 1/2

Every Master, who was formerly the Chargeman of the Master who preceded him, has in turn to prepare his own circle, whose members have […]

Why is the number of the outer circle fifty-six only?

Question: Why is the number of the outer circle fifty-six only, neither more nor less?

Answer: Because this number seems perfect (purna) to those […]