Who is the wisdom whisperer?
In the techniques taught in the
Mystic Heart School of Meditation
we are asked to follow quiet
awareness with breath awareness,
and then move to the subtle
practice of heart awareness...
listening for the wisdom whisper
from the heart.
Other meditative techniques
are taught, and a healthy lifestyle
is recommended, to improve
our receptivity to 'hearing' the
The wisdom whisper does not
come in words. It sometimes
comes as a subtle flow of new
perspectives - residing quietly
in the residual calm felt after
a time of meditation.
Over time we begin to notice
'things' and people - and
ourselves - from a slightly
Sometimes even after the fact,
we reflect back to the way we
reacted to some event and
how we handled it - realizing
in retrospect that we handled
it with a new calm and equanimity.
Those reflections are like watering
the inner lotus blossom - the
flower of self-realization that is
beginning to bloom from the
practice of meditation and living
a healthy lifestyle.
Other times the wisdom whisper
comes as a startling and sudden
rush of new wisdom that no words
are adequate to express. The
flower bursts into full bloom and
we are forever changed - right to
the core of our being. We have
In this 'race' both the rabbit and
the turtle win! It's just a matter
So, who is the wisdom whisperer?
The inner divinity that is resident
in our heart, - a divinity that is
renewed and refreshed with
Here's the way Prem Rawat put
it in a talk I heard recently:
"We are hosts and guests at the
We are the guests of a host who
created our life, and this environment
in which we find ourselves living...
and at the same time we are the host
of this divine guest who resides in our
Be a perfect host, grateful and
appreciative of this life in every
moment, with every breath...and the
wisdom whisperer will bring you
a joy unspeakable, a peace that
passes understanding, and a
delight in the show called life.