SIMPLY BE IT
AND WHEN SIMPLY BEING IT
NO ASPECT OF BEING REMAINS
THAT HAS A
MAN-MADE FOOLER ABILITY
NEED TO EXPLAIN IT…
THE PURE FOOL IN/OF/AS ‘GOD’ SIMPLY
for Ashtavakra Gita-THE FOOL
plus MORE in today’s Read More
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Below (in this font) is the entire chapter of THE FOOL....this is by far, the shortest chapter in the Ashtavakra Gita...
Full Ashtavakra Gita is here:
By nature my mind is empty.
Even in sleep, I am awake.
I think of things without thinking.
All my impressions of the world
My desires have melted away.
So what do I care for money
Or the thieving senses,
For friends or knowledge or holy books?
What are they to me?
What do I care for freedom?
For I have known God,
The infinite Self,
The witness of all things
Without, a fool
Within, free of thought
I do as I please,
And only those like me
Understand my ways.
also this excellent book:
THE HEART OF AWARENESS
A Translation of the
The personality is a phantom even less substantial than the body,
being an ephemeral work of art like a musical composition
that dies away as it is played.
for we are reduced to the guileless simplicity
of listening to what is – now.
to be aware without judgment or comment
of what is actually happening at this moment,
both outside ourselves and within,
listening even to our involuntary thoughts
as if they were no more than the sound of rain.
that there is nothing else to do,
and no way onward or back.
Behold the Spirit: A Study in the Necessity of Mystical Religion
Additional Notes re: the pre-dawn EPIPHANY