For the first time in life, I came to know what is ‘Spiritual Masti’ (referring to the Anhad session that was held yesternight). I danced with and without music. And danced continuously till I dropped. Then after two minutes, I again got up, and danced more, the cycles continued.
Deep suffering opens Joy for you.
Anything that is deep enough, takes you to Joy. It only needs to be deep. It does not matter what it is. I am not somebody who would suggest that when a loved one departs, you should act indifferent. Why must you act indifferent?
If right now, it is getting a little warm here, one perspires. It is a part of prakriti (nature). If one loses a friend or someone with whom one has spent a lot of time with, someone one has shared beautiful moments with, one cries.
Cry your heart out!
Don’t suppress it.
Cry like mad.
Suppose, I go jogging in the morning and I don’t really enjoy it. It is lot of hard work for me. There is a colleague
Even the obligation to realize or know, freedom from that is enlightenment. We say, ‘We do not know’, then we say, ‘When we know, we are enlightened.’ Fact is: Whether or not you know, you are already enlightened. So, you are free even of the obligation to be enlightened. And that absolute freedom – to not to be enlightened – is enlightenment.
Get That! Get that ‘right’ thing – which we are calling as a ‘thing’ for want of a better word.
Maybe, it is so attractive, so enamoring that you will be helpless in front of it, that you will be unable to prevent yourself from concentrating, that even concentration will become a meek word.
Then what do we call it?
Then we call it submersion.
Then we call it sublimation.
Then concentration is such a petty word that we don’t even use it.
And then in that state, whatever you do, you won’t need to concentrate.
It is alright to pursue your desires and seek fulfilment but only if you, first of all, understand what the Total desire is.
What your self is really and deeply craving for.
When you will understand the totality of desire then you will also understand that you are craving not for the garment but for the Total, you may call it by various names – the Beyond, Truth, God. You can call it anything.