Spiritual Portal
Jun 21, 2018 06:53 pm
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: Steve Hydonus' music on MySpace!
 
  Home Help Search Gallery Links Staff List Login Register  

hazrat inayat khan on sacrificing his musical talents


Recent Items

Views: 12
Comments (0)
By: Red

Views: 11
Comments (2)
By: Red

Views: 8
Comments (0)
By: Red

Views: 14
Comments (0)
By: Red
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: hazrat inayat khan on sacrificing his musical talents  (Read 17 times)
Red
Administrator
Hero Member
*****

Karma: 0
Offline Offline

Posts: 2791



« on: Oct 03, 2017 12:43 am »

I gave up my music because I had received from it all that I had to receive. To serve God one must sacrifice what is dearest to one; and so I sacrificed my music. I had composed songs; I sang and played the vina; and practicing this music I arrived at a stage where I touched the Music of the Spheres. Then every soul became for me a musical note, and all life became music. Inspired by it I spoke to the people, and those who were attracted by my words listened to them, instead of listening to my songs.

Now, if I do anything, it is to tune souls instead of instruments; to harmonize people instead of notes. If there is anything in my philosophy, it is the law of harmony: that one must put oneself in harmony with oneself and with others. I have found in every word a certain musical value, a melody in every thought, harmony in every feeling; and I have tried to interpret the same thing, with clear and simple words, to those who used to listen to my music. I played the vina until my heart turned into this very instrument; then I offered this instrument to the divine Musician, the only musician existing. Since then I have become His flute; and when He chooses, He plays His music. The people give me credit for this music, which in reality is not due to me but to the Musician who plays on His own instrument.
http://wahiduddin.net/mv2/II/II_0.htm
Report Spam   Logged

Steve Hydonus
Surrender Kitty
Administrator
Hero Member
*****

Karma: 356
Online Online

Posts: 9056


Intereststs; Meditation/Spiritual Life


WWW
!
« Reply #1 on: Oct 04, 2017 01:01 am »

This is certainly thought provoking and i am sure that if he was enlightened people would rather be in his presence and hear his words instead of his music. At least i would!
« Last Edit: Oct 04, 2017 01:01 am by Steve Hydonus » Report Spam   Logged

God Christ Gurus musical sample creations:
https://www.cdbaby.com/cd/stevehydonus
https://www.reverbnation.com/stevehydonus https://myspace.com/stevehydonus/music/songs<br />http://stevehydonus.googlepages.com/  (Personal website)<br />email:ombabaji@hotmail.com (For CD\'s

Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum

Buy traffic for your forum/website
traffic-masters
Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy