Home     4329 posts


Jo Anne shared a Mahavatar Babaji ~ Babaji Nagaraj quote         SHARE URL

Mahavatar Babaji ~ Babaji Nagaraj

See More
If you love me why do you then have doubt and fear in your heart?

Jo Anne shared a Mahavatar Babaji ~ Babaji Nagaraj quote         SHARE URL

Mahavatar Babaji ~ Babaji Nagaraj

See More
Do not be overwhelmed. This is a time of great change. Observe. Be Aware. Be Alert. Take one step at a time. Follow what is in your heart. You will understand what your direction is to be. Truth, Simplicity and Love is the guide for living in this world. Observe change through the teachings of Truth, Simplicity and Love. The unreal cannot overwhelm the real. Great change cannot overwhelm the real.

Your strength is greater than the maya of change. Your heart is greater than the maya of change. Your higher self is greater than the maya of change. The maya of change passes, fades into nothing. The real remains, eternal, observing. Attach to the real and triumph over the maya of change. Follow what is in your heart and overcome the maya of change. Change is the Law of the Universe. The lower self is overwhelmed by change. The higher self is unmoved, alert, aware, and unconditionally observing. Change is merely the maya of Shiva's dance. Understand this and rise above the unreal.

Jo Anne shared a Mooji quote         SHARE URL

Mooji

See More
At a certain point, somebody may call your name and the response to that call seems to evoke the memory of 'a somebody' but then attention goes scanning and finds that this 'somebody' cannot be found.
What did the caller intend to engage? Who was being called?
Nobody can be found and yet response occurs.
It is the same one who has been responding through every name but It is not the name.
The real quest is to discover this for yourself.
The seeker is quietly disappearing in the joy of the discovery.
Don't be in a hurry to share this.
Just keep dissolving.
Everything you do from now on will carry the fragrance of the Supreme and evoke in the minds of others a remembrance of That. One's very presence becomes a trigger for the remembrance of God even though one does nothing at all.

Evgeny shared a shri-radhe-maa quote         SHARE URL

shri-radhe-maa

See More
Humility is more powerful than egoistic pride. Water is more powerful than the strongest cliff and Love is more powerful than might.

Evgeny shared a Sri Anandamayi ma quote         SHARE URL

Sri Anandamayi ma

See More
Questioner: Am I right to believe that you are God? SRI ANANDAMAYI MA: There is nothing save Him alone, everyone and everything are but forms of God. In your person, also He has come here now to give darshan. Q: Then why are you in this world? SRI MA: In this world? I am not anywhere. I am myself reposing within myself. Q: What is your work? SRI MA: I have no work. For whom can I work since there is only One?

Evgeny shared a Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj quote         SHARE URL

Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

See More
THE MIND GOES ASTRAY AND THE MIND RETURNS HOME

M: All this belongs to the realm of manifestation; it is in the very structure of the universe, that the higher can be had only through the freedom from the lower.

Q: What is lower and what is higher?
M: Look at it in terms of awareness. Wider and deeper consciousness is higher. All that lives, works for protecting, perpetuating and expanding consciousness. This is the world's sole meaning and purpose. It is the very essence of Yoga -- ever raising the level of consciousness, discovery of new dimensions, with their properties, qualities and powers. In that sense the entire universe becomes a school of Yoga (yogakshetra).

Q: Is perfection the destiny of all human beings?
M: Of all living beings -- ultimately. The possibility becomes a certainty when the notion of enlightenment appears in the mind. Once a living being has heard and understood that deliverance is within his reach, he will never forget, for it is the first message from within. It will take roots and grow and in due course take the blessed shape of the Guru.

Q: So all we are concerned with is the redemption of the mind?
M: What else? The mind goes astray, the mind returns home. Even the word 'astray' is not proper.
The mind must know itself in every mood. Nothing is a mistake unless repeated.

I AM THAT no 58

Jo Anne shared a Robert Adams quote         SHARE URL

Robert Adams

See More
When you stop searching and you calm down and you put your books away, and you confront yourself and see what you are all about, that will bring about bliss faster than anything you can ever imagine or ever do.

Jo Anne shared a Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi quote         SHARE URL

Jo Anne shared a Sri Anandamayi ma quote         SHARE URL

Sri Anandamayi ma

See More
It is necessary to try and dedicate to the Supreme every single action of one’s daily life.

Evgeny shared a Sri Dattatreya quote         SHARE URL

Sri Dattatreya

See More
Guru No. 24 of Avadhoot Lord Dattatreya

Water: Lord Dattatreya replied that my twenty fourth guru is a Water. It quenches the thirst of every living creature, sustains innumerable life's, trees and all creatures. While it serves one and all living beings, it is never proud of itself. On the other hand, it humbly seeks the lowliest of places. The sage too should likewise bestow health, peace and joy to every creature that resorts to him. Yet he should ever live as the humblest of God’s creation.

Robert Q shared a Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj quote         SHARE URL

Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

See More
I am dead already. Physical death will make no difference in my case. I am timeless being. I am free of desire or fear, because I do not remember the past or imagine the future. Where there are no names and shapes, how can there be desire and fear? With desirelessness comes timelessness. I am safe, because what is not, cannot touch what is. You feel unsafe, because you imagine danger. Of course, your body as such is complex and vulnerable and needs protection. But not you. Once you realize your own unassailable being, you will be at peace.

Jo Anne shared a Paramahansa Yogananda quote         SHARE URL

Paramahansa Yogananda

See More
O Father, when I was blind I found not a door that led to Thee. Thou hast healed my eyes; now I discover doors everywhere: the hearts of flowers, the voices of friendship, memories of lovely experiences. Each gust of my prayer opens a new entrance to the vast temple of Thy presence.

Jo Anne shared a Mooji quote         SHARE URL

Mooji

See More
Don’t study. If it happens, let it happen. But don’t be dedicated to study.
Be dedicated to drown yourself, to disappear, to vanish in the Absolute Self.
With such an attitude one moves from death to everlasting life.

Jo Anne shared a Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi quote         SHARE URL

Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi

See More
When the mind becomes extinguished, the supreme state, in which this world once and for all ceases to appear [as real], is won.

Jo Anne shared a Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi quote         SHARE URL

Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi

See More

Jo Anne shared a Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj quote         SHARE URL

Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

See More
We believe in so many things on hearsay. We believe in distant lands and people, in heavens and hells, in gods and goddesses, because we were told. Similarly, we were told about ourselves, our parents, name, position, duties and so on. We never cared to verify. The way to truth lies through the destruction of the false. To destroy the false, you must question your most inveterate beliefs. Of these the idea that you are the body is the worst. With the body comes the world, with the world -- God, who is supposed to have created the world and thus it starts -- fears, religions, prayers, sacrifices, all sorts of systems -- all to protect and support the child-man, frightened out of his wits by monsters of his own making. Realize that what you are cannot be born nor die and with the fear gone all suffering ends.

Jo Anne shared a Sri Anandamayi ma quote         SHARE URL

Sri Anandamayi ma

See More
You will have peace only if you can rise above worldly desires.

Jo Anne shared a Anandamayi Ma quote         SHARE URL

Anandamayi Ma

See More
Once the Guru has accepted a disciple, He will never leave him until the goal has been attained. The question of leaving does not arise at all.

Jo Anne shared a Papaji quote         SHARE URL

Papaji

See More
What passes away is not eternal. Every form that is born has to pass away, but the underlying essence has no form and never passes away. If you attach yourself to a form, you make a big mistake. Even attaching yourself to the form of the Guru is a mistake. It is not the form of the person that can give you light; it is something else that is deep within your own Heart. That is your Guru. That Guru abides in the Heart of all beings, not only human beings but also animals, birds, trees and plants. When you see your own essence, when you have that direct experience, you will see that every plant and animal is your own Self. They will all start to speak to you. This is the formless Self in the Heart of all beings.

Jo Anne shared a Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj quote         SHARE URL

Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

See More
To expound and propagate concepts is simple to drop all concepts is difficult and rare.

Jo Anne shared a Gangaji quote         SHARE URL

Gangaji

See More
Under the anger, under the fear, under the despair, under the broken heartedness, there is a radiance that has never been harmed, that has never been lost, that is the truth of who one is.

Jo Anne shared a Gangaji quote         SHARE URL

Gangaji

See More
Self-realization is the willingness to stand as the Buddha, as the Christ, as every great icon we have had throughout time. Self-realization is not for the faint of heart.

Robert Q shared a Gangaji quote         SHARE URL

Gangaji

See More
When you are willing to stop looking for something in thought, you find everything in silence.

Robert Q shared a Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi quote         SHARE URL

Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi

See More
GRACE LIES HIDDEN IN OUR EFFORT

Once I sought Bhagavan’s blessings on the ground that all my efforts to abide at the source of the mind had proved futile.
When Bhagavan asked, “What is the obstruction?”
I answered, “It is my deep-rooted tendencies. I need your grace.”
His reply was, “Your repeated effort is bound to erase them. All sadhana is meant for this purpose only.”

He further observed, “Keep up your practice. There is no need to remind God about His business which is to keep an eye always on our welfare. The mistake one is prone to make is to abandon effort under the mistaken impression that God’s grace is absent. But one should not slacken, for God’s grace is bound to operate at the ripe time.”

Sista Subba Rao in 'FACE TO FACE'

Robert Q shared a Paramahansa Yogananda quote         SHARE URL

Paramahansa Yogananda

See More
The devotee is a Divine lark, immersed in the spirit of his song; he has no thought about personal gain or impressing others with his singing. The actions of the devotee are for the Infinite alone, not to please mankind nor to satisfy his own material desires.

Robert Q shared a Mooji quote         SHARE URL

Mooji

See More
Nothing belongs to you or me. Nothing belongs. Everything, everything, everything simply IS.

Contribute to the project

Support and Contribute to This Project of Sharing and Spreading Timeless Wisdom.

Thank you!

· · ·   View More Channels   · · · Random Being
Our Friends:
Buddha at the Gas Pump Big library of interviews with awakened and inspiring beings of our time. Swami Vivekananda Quotes Beautiful library of Swami Vivekananda Inspirational works.