Message For: 12-27-01: Shabd of Soami Ji Maharaj
- From: [RADHASOAMI-REALITY]:
Radhasoami Dayal ki Daya Radhasoami Sahai:
Grant Merciful Radhasoami Thy Grace and Protection
Listening to the Sound Current, the mind gets
None of the myriad of ways can work this miracle.
The yogin practices yogic exercises,
The Jnani is immersed in Jnana.
The hermit tires himself out in lone solitude,
The anchorite does endless austerities.
Those who meditate on the mental patterns,
They too suffer from a great delusion.
Learning and knowledge are of not much avail,
For the wise in the end have to rue their wisdom.
The Pundit engages in the recitation of the Vedas
But all his sacred lore fails to take him any nearer
No other means are of any consequence whatever,
The only beneficial way is that of Shabd.
When a Master of the Sound Current appears on
The disciple too begins to feel the yearning of the
With the practice of the Surat Shabd Yoga,
The mind-stuff gradually sinks within itself till
-- Swami Ji Maharaj (Shiv Dayal Singh)