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There is only One

Whether you know it or not, your seemingly real experience of the subject/object dichotomy (I’m in here and everything else is out there) is an illusion. When that illusion dissolves you will discover that there is no in and no out: there is only One, and you are it.



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Renunciation

I was stunned when I realized that all my ideas about renunciation were mistaken. As I came to understand it, the renunciation of external things – sex, money, fame, comfort, was only a preparation:

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David
David
May 15, 2022

„There is neither creation nor destruction, neither destiny nor free will, neither path nor achievement. This is the final truth.“ — Ramana Maharshi


In which case we might just as well remain with the illusion, if there is no path why strive to find one, if there is no achievement you wont realize a success, if there is no free will you can't decide to be free of the illusion and if you could be how would this be of any practical use to the poor little me. Of course when all is said and done Ramana was only a man (a man who once considered a cow was entering samadhi) We fall danger to giving such eminent teachers as…


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Anne Sweet
Anne Sweet
May 15, 2022
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If ‘leaving well enough alone’ is truly your considered opinion and conclusion, it does beg the question of why you are participating so frequently here on a site devoted solely to the exploration and realization of enlightened consciousness? It doesn’t make sense to me. Why continue to waste your time and energy if what is being expressed here has little or no resonance for you?


Or perhaps you are far more interested in the enlightened condition than you are willing to admit (even to yourself). Perhaps the fear/disappointment of never actualizing enlightenment in your own experience has led to a kind of cynicism (or even resentment and bitterness) about the whole subject? If this is the case, you are certainly…


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