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August 06, 2017

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Ditto. I met the man 6 months later over a couple of days, then a month in 1983. Spend a few decades within the teachings. And am now happily following my own path. They almost seem like 'the good old days' to me now.

Hi Brian!

Nothing is supernatural. Just outside our experience.

But if we are all connected, can we find communion with a higher power?

We are hard wired to feel the presence of a greater benevolence. Especially in moments of quiet reverence.

It is natural and healthy, and beautiful all of its own.

Beyond that, who knows? But maybe that IS the higher power and no other words are needed?

If you feel an intense joy witnessing the awesomeness in a moment of a beautiful Oregon late summer day, or witnessing the awesome expense of stars in an internal experience in space, both are, for those wired for it, just wonderful moments in the human experience.

Then, what matters but to worship in thankfulness that reality, however it comes to us, expand on that, enjoy such innocent and uplifting experiences as rare gifts?

We are limited, so whatever we experience that is so beautiful to us becomes sacred, as it should.

Theology aside. As it should be.

"The big 'miracle' of my visit for me was that even though I wore contact lenses, I never got sand in my eyes."

—That's not a miracle, of course you wouldn't get sand in your eyes as they were protected and covered by your contact lenses!

Brian - Huzar certainly had those qualities as a father figure. I lost my father when I was 7 years old so in many ways wanted that void filled by Huzar. I was 18 years old when Huzar passed away. I was gutted. I only saw him once when I was 9 years old holding my late mothers hand at the Dera. He smiled upon me. I do miss that. I am not sure why this present master leaves me feeling cold - the only memory I have of him is when he called me a "cheat" playing soccer at Haynes. I did nothing bad intentionally - i think. I stopped going to satsang a few years ago. Going made me feel lonely and yes I guess that's more to do with me. I don't really miss it as I believe why worry about anything - even though I'm initiated- Master probably doesn't even know who I am. if only I was a millionaire or good looking Bollywood star I would get attention lol. It's all fun. All the best!

I consider myself a die hard atheist ......
desperately in search of God.

Mathematics says it is a certainty a creator exists .....
The cosmological constant and the fact life itself,
over the eons, would produce a creator from evolution,
even if there had originally been none.

But, if God exists, this does not mean He has given men
an eternal soul.

Logic predicts all men are ants ... and God tramples us under foot.

If Godmen existed ... they would come down to earth to save doves
and rabbits..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WUYRoYl7i6U

I have been reading this blog fora while - can someone please explain why Master's close family and friends are so rich? Is this gods grace or something I am missing. Surely money ceases to be of interest when you are seeking.

Let's see who answers this rather than debating wishy washy stuff! Amen

They are rich because dumb people give them money in exchange for bullshit.

Thanks D.r

It annoys me that so many people in the world are suffering due to poverty and hunger - and this Path condemns them by saying they are suffering due to their karma. The people who follow is path are told to forgive but what greater thing is there than helping the unfortunate. But instead RSSB lot look down upon these souls - there is massive double standards. Surely feeding children in third world countries who have no parents is an act greater than anything. Not against the rich if the money is earned by honest means if such a thing exists. This God we are told to reach is a pretty unforgiving God! I say! They say he is Love- really? If the rich in that group did something worthwhile with their money - I would really say wow!!! Money is the true Satguru!

Wow, going from a staunch theist and "immaterialist" who was certain "higher realities" could be demonstrated (God's Whisper, Creation's Thunder) to a staunch atheist and materialist. If you are as certain now as of this orientation as you were back in '95 of the "eternal unchanging truth of God", it just goes to show that our certainty (one way or the other) may be untrustworthy.

That being said, I go a step beyond. I understand the fundamental nature of existence to be misery and view mystical experience as a psychological coping mechanism. In the end, the world that it reveals for these people is a abject fiction. Eternal Nonexistence is not to be feared. Were consciousness not snuffed out entirely at death, suffering would go without end since misery is the very essence of conscious existence. Only annihilation can "free" each consciousness from the tragedy that is existence.

Whether a "God" exists or not is frankly beside the point for me. What we can know with assurance is that if a "God" does exist, misery is not foreign or incompatible with its existence. In other words, at the very least, suffering and God would be coexistent. This means that if suffering is not incompatible with God now, it won't ever be. There is no future without suffering. And if a God exists, you can be sure that it suffers too. If it is eternal, then it will suffer for eternity.


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Yes , math proves it and it's undeniable

Yet there are all these "arguments"

Please for 5 minutes step out of the box

And consider Solopism or Solipsism (wiki) , I'm fine with SOLO : a lot more clear

YOU are really and ever were are 100% GOD

Everything around you is of your own making, You generate every nao second all those illusionists waves/frequencies resulting in atomes/molecules
It's so easy
the good, the bad the ugly, everything, . those complete universes
Not as an accusation meant but as just as a fact ( pls stay a little longer out of yr box )
YOU did this Big Bang some time ago, . . YOU ( much later ) caused cruel evolution
Next you placed YOURSELF in all that with necessary amnesia

What is it, . . that will be squeeze out of all that "imagination" ( because it is not really happening )

Majestic Love

Do you have to go in , to see all that as fundamental truth ?
I don't think so
Math says, proves it :
It's : It's impossible that no God exists
It's also in all rssb books with ancient words

Complaints ? . . . the "culprit" is closer to you than your nose ! ( jésus said that )

REASON :
Whatneeds a guy who has it all , . . knows it all, . . . can't err, is omnipotent,
and already a Zillionair in Love

What does He wants more .....

LOVE


So this is one of 'thousands' ways to accumulate it
Seems hard from the outside
No single atom can escape
and Is so sweet from the inside ( the Truth side )

Those who agree
Do some RSSB meditation ( with a super straight vertebra - for a start ) which opens the necessary Love Sound Stream and Whooop , you are in the "need to know" . . "before Abraham , I am" category

from 777 with Love

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Arjuna :
""" called me a "cheat" playing soccer at Haynes. I did nothing bad intentionally """

Perhaps the greatest blessing of yr life, He said that

Years later you might discover the "unknown" subconscious cheat , . . we all are


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@ 777. Thank you for your kind comments. You made me think!

Years have passed now and I must admit I am lost but inside I knew I was a cheat. I wasn't mediating and I was drinking to get over my demons and sleep at night. Now there is a strange combination drinking to sleep.

I thank you again

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