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Do What You Don’t Want to Do

By J Krishnamurti | March 25, 2019 | 1 Comment

It has been emphasized by many great teachers that any attempt to ‘fix’ ourselves is not only futile, but counter productive to our spiritual growth.   Perhaps this compelling propensity we have is due to our arrogance; we don’t want to view ourselves as under very concrete and immutable laws of nature. It is as if…

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Do What You Don’t Want to Do

By J Krishnamurti | March 25, 2019 | 1 Comment

It has been emphasized by many great teachers that any attempt to ‘fix’ ourselves is not only futile, but counter productive to our spiritual growth.   Perhaps this compelling propensity we have is due to our arrogance; we don’t want to view ourselves as under very concrete and immutable laws of nature. It is as if…

Replace ‘Blame’ with ‘Aim’ -Vernon Howard

By Steve | March 20, 2019 | 3 Comments

Blaming anyone or anything for whatever… gives you nothing truly good, while having a right aim is fun and makes your spirit soar. Aim for excellence!

Unconscious Attitudes

By Vernon Howard | March 18, 2019 | 3 Comments

Life can be very confusing and frustrating when we believe in ‘nice’ and ‘helpful’ people. Almost always, we find their nature is the exact opposite of what it appears to be on the surface. Vernon Howard offers us perfect protection: *** “This world that you live in is not governed by human beings at all.…

Life Lessons

By Vernon Howard | March 11, 2019 | 4 Comments

  Here is a beautiful lesson about Life impressions from Vernon Howard in The Mystic Path to Cosmic Power : Life Lessons “What kind of impression are you making on yourself?  It is self-enriching to find out. Every twenty-four hours you receive thousands of positive and negative impressions.  They come from outside and within.  You…

Revelation to Elevation

By Maurice Nicoll | March 4, 2019 | 2 Comments

This excerpt is by Maurice Nicoll, taken from The Psychological Commentaries on the Teaching of Gurdjieff and Ouspensky, Vol. 2.  It has to do with psychological entropy, or in other words, a state in which “We cannot apply ourselves to anything and so cannot take in any new impressions.  We never try to learn anything…

Temptation

By Steve | February 27, 2019 | 1 Comment

Learn to use inner Tools that you are not using right now. Take right action to change your life so your are content no matter how crazy things get!

Facing Violence

By J Krishnamurti | February 26, 2019 | 3 Comments

An excerpt from  Jiddu Krishnamurti , The Collected Works: *** Sir, take violence.  Again, let us think that thought through.  First, I do not like to acknowledge that I am violent, because socially and morally I am told that to be violent is a very bad thing.  But the fact is I am violent.  So…

Identification

By Vernon Howard | February 17, 2019 | 5 Comments

What is identification?  Vernon Howard explains it perfectly in Esoteric Encyclopedia of Eternal Knowledge: IDENTIFICATION Begin today to comprehend the enormously important idea called identification.  Your understanding will sweep away a thousand difficulties in a flash. To identify means to believe that something gives you an identity of some kind.  You can identify with anything…

How to Feel Great Every Minute

By Vernon Howard | February 7, 2019 | 2 Comments

…Don’t hesitate to challenge any negative feelings you discover within yourself. That is a giant step toward their dismissal. Over many years of lecturing and counseling, I find many people hesitant to question their negative condition. They fear there may not be an answer. But we must dare to ask anything and everything, especially when…

Live with Yourself as You Actually Are (audio)

By J Krishnamurti | January 21, 2019 | 3 Comments

Most of us have been brought up in society to want to feel a part of something; to belong to this or that group — giving us the sensing that our lives really matter and that we are not alone in the world. As Jiddu Krishnamurti so eloquently puts forth in this excerpt from “Freedom…

Abandon Human Effort (audio)

By Vernon Howard | January 7, 2019 | 4 Comments

A life saving excerpt by Vernon Howard, from The Mystic Path to Cosmic Power: *** Abandon Human Effort We remain weak as long as we cling to unhealthy attitudes.  What if a man bought a prize-winner steer and fed it all sorts of delicacies that he assumed the steer would like, rather than what nature decrees? …

Break Mechanical Thinking

By J Krishnamurti | December 26, 2018 | 3 Comments

“Comfort is one thing, and truth another; they lead away from each other.  If you seek comfort, you may find it in an explanation, a drug or a belief; but it will be temporary, and sooner or later you will have to begin over again.  And is there such a thing as comfort?  It may…