"satkartar7 <mi_nok@y...>" <mi_nok@y...> wrote:
forget focusing on the the rock-bottom
Wakedown states; leave those to the
> Ramana Maharshi
> Self is only Being -
> not being this or that.
> It is Simple Being.
> BE, and
> There is the end of ignorance.
> If one can only realize at heart what one's true nature is, one then will=
> ind that it is infinite wisdom, truth, and bliss, without beginning and w=
> out end.
> Nisargadatta: Everything is a play
> of ideas. In the state free from
> ideation (nirviikalpa samadhi) nothing
> is perceived. The root idea is
> *I Am*. It shatters the state of pure
> consciousness and is followed by the
> innumerable sensations and perceptions feeling and ideas which in their t=
> ality constitute God and His world.
> The *I Am* remains as the witness, but
> it is by the will of God that
> everything happens...
> Question: Why not by my will?
> Nisargadatta: Again you have spit yourself-into God and witness. Both
> are one...