4467#4467 - Thursday, December 29, 2011 - Editor: Gloria Lee
- Dec 29, 2011#4467 - Thursday, December 29, 2011 - Editor: Gloria LeeThe Nonduality Highlights - http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NDhighlightsBe willing to be a beginner every single morning.
~ Meister Eckhartby Elsa Bailey
Life is not complex. We are complex. Life is Simple, and the Simple
thing is the Right Thing.
~ Oscar WildeJapanese pampas grass, named "Susuki".Satoshi Kudo watercolorby Tony CartledgeOur being here is our eternal being. Many people imagine here to
have creaturely being, and divine being to be yonder. It is a
~ Meister EckhartSri Ramana Maharshi born December 30, 1879 at 1:00 AM"Birth and rebirth are mentioned only to make you investigate the
question and find out that there are neither births nor rebirths.
They relate to the body and not to the Self."by Cathy GintnerImre Morocz, artistThe radiance of bliss-consciousness, in the form of one awareness
shining equally within and without, is the supreme primal reality.
Its form is silence. For those who live in the Self, as pure beauty
devoid of thought, there is nothing which need be thought of.
There is only the experience of silence."
~ Sri Ramana Maharshi"Above all things, love silence. Out of your silence will arise
something that will draw you into deeper silence. If you practice
this, inexpressible light will dawn upon you."
~ St. Gregory of Nyssaby Fred LaMotteIf you can only rid yourselves of conceptual thought, you will have
~ Huang Poby Tony CartledgeIf you begin to understand what you are without trying to change
it, then what you are undergoes a transformation.
~ Jiddu Krishnamurtiby Tim GerchmezWithin enlightenment - awareness without transition or change -
the universe of appearances and possibilities, whether of samsara
or nirvana, arises with nothing to renounce or attain.In the experience of yoginis who do not perceive things
dualistically, the fact that things manifest without truly existing is so
amazing that they burst into laughter.~ Longchenpaby Amrita Nadi on Daily Dharmaphoto by Alan LarusIf you want the truth,
I’ll tell you the truth:
Listen to the secret sound,
the real sound,
which is inside you.~ Kabirby Belle HeywoodThere are many things to be grateful "for" but, as I ripen with the
seasons of life, the many reasons blend into a sacred mystery. And,
most deeply, I realize that living gratefully is its own blessing.
~ Michael Mahoney