AS THE ONLY AWARENESS
- ALL IS ONE ETERNAL MOMENT*
i want to surrender to your silence which peels me.
~ Meister Eckhart
~ J. Krishnamurti
But it’s a devastating stillness.
For surrender is an absence, a free fall.
It is unattached, security-less.
It is not a smart achievement.
Nothing cunning lies here in a corner.
It is in plain sight.
needs no knowledge whatsoever.
But it needs one thing though:
the ultimate understanding
of the cunning and illusory
nature of ego,
and the instantaneous seeing
that our deepest interest and security
lies in life itself,
in the very spacious
presence or consciousness that we are,
which is nothing but God’s will
at its richest and profoundest.
It is the natural state when all resistance is abandoned.
There is no effort in being,
in the recognition of our true nature.
like an opening.
we come home.
It’s a resting.
The Everlasting Arms
The Everlasting Arms
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IT ALWAYS IS "Dare the wild unknown." August 13, 2018 "...the awake silence that you are."
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is the end of life unlived.
As awareness deepens,
each moment is received anew.
we take each breath as though it were the last,
watching each thought
as though it were the last,
becoming wholly alive.
overwhelming 'yes' to existence.
This yes is discovered by
those who have the courage
to open their hearts to the
totality of life.
This yes is found only by
embracing the reality of sorrow
going beyond it.
Full Quote here:
Embracing the Reality of Sorrow - Adyashanti
Behind all words, the Unsayable stands;
And from that source alone, the Infinite
Crosses over to gladness, and us
Built with the stone of distinctions;
So that always, within each delight,
We gaze at what is purely single and joined.
—Rainer Maria Rilke
for the useful tools of names and numbers,
of symbols, signs, conceptions and ideas.
verbal and symbolic thinking for a time,
somewhat as a courteous audience
will stop talking
when a concert is
about to begin.
it is the ultimate you see,
but you imagine that you see
a cloud or a tree.
to listen without distortion:
that is all.
to the essentially nameless and formless,
realize that every mode of perception is subjective,
that what is seen or heard, touched or smelt,
felt or thought, expected or imagined,
is in the mind and not in reality,
and you will experience
peace and freedom from fear.
is composed of the pure light
and the sense of being.
So is the pure light there whether you say ‘I’ or not.
and you will never lose it.
the awareness in consciousness,
the interest in every experience --
that is not describable,
yet perfectly accessible,
there is nothing else.