Spiritual Portal
May 25, 2019 10:12 pm
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: See Steve Hydonus perform his song 'Demian' on YouTube!
 
  Home Help Search Gallery Links Staff List Login Register  

Experience


Recent Items

Views: 3
Comments (0)
By: tides2dust

Views: 8
Comments (0)
By: Steve Hydonus

Views: 11
Comments (0)
By: tides2dust

Views: 11
Comments (0)
By: tides2dust
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Experience  (Read 5 times)
kingfisher111
Administrator
Sr. Member
*****

Karma: 50
Offline Offline

Posts: 295



« on: Apr 09, 2019 08:16 am »

Mother Meera on Experience

[Q: What attitude should I have to my spiritual “experiences”?]

Be grateful. Offer them to “Him,” but never think yourself special or chosen. That leads to pride, and a proud man is far from God: Whatever experience you have had, however extraordinary, remember that there are further and greater experiences. The Divine Life is endless; the being of God is infinite. Remember the aim of our yoga is not “experience,” ... but the transformation of the whole life, a continual experience of Him, an unbroken ecstasy [ego-transcendence]. And be careful always; there are so many ways in which the vital and mental can imitate and pervert the spiritual. In ordinary consciousness, in which most people are, it is hard to tell where an “experience” comes from. The best attitude is wariness and humility. Rest nowhere and become attached to nothing—even your own deepest knowledge.

Report Spam   Logged
tides2dust
Administrator
Hero Member
*****

Karma: 0
Online Online

Posts: 3350



« Reply #1 on: Apr 10, 2019 04:41 pm »

That's nice, thanks Art.
Report Spam   Logged

peace ~ <3

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
Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy