Category Archives: The Path

What We Seek

What we seek is intuitively driven by our curiosity to understand the relationship we have with ourselves. The ancients identified this as self-knowledge. Our immediate reaction to self-knowledge is often dismissing it as a philosophical and rhetorical exercise. Sometimes even seeing … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Growth, Realisation, The Path | Leave a comment

The Non-Experience of God

Have you ever questioned the authority of God? It may be an unsettling thought. When we question what seems to be the unquestionable there arises a sense of rebellion leading to feelings of subversion, frustration, anger and guilt. All unsettling … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Realisation, The Path, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Through a Steel Blade

The quality of a steel blade depends on the rigorous process it undergoes. Repeated firing and cooling, hammering and polishing, would determine its purity, hardness and durability as an instrument.  Its full potential can only be realized through a skilled … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Devotion (Bhakti), Faith, Growth, Inspiration, Liberation, Realisation, The Path | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

The Rhythmic Impulse

This entire creation is one universal impulse that expands and contracts in rhythmic harmony. It is most noticeable in our thoughts, breath and heartbeat. The impulse is far from being impulsive. We habitually only see its periphery of outward randomness and often … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Consciousness, Devotion (Bhakti), Liberation, Realisation, The Path | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Getting Lost in Transition

In getting from one point to another, thoughts, feelings and actions inevitably arise. Directed and often deliberate they come to mirror effort and frustration when caught between the points. It is very easy to get lost in this transition without … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Attachement, Consciousness, Doubt, Growth, Realisation, The Path | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Blossoming of Courage

Courage is a quality that is beyond the Mind and blossoms through total surrender.  Yet the mind disguises and distorts courage by attaching doership or great effort to it.  Have you noticed this phenomenon? The mind creates a separation by … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Doubt, Faith, Growth, The Path, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Observations on Darkness and Light

Light and darkness are linear opposites but complementary in truth. In self-knowledge they are only expressions of the Consciousness. In ignorance they strike fear and terror. Where light prevails darkness is concealed. Where darkness prevails light is concealed. Both qualities … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Consciousness, Realisation, The Path, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment