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November 29, 2005


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Hi Brian,

Personally I find scripts of adoration for Living Saints is a second-hand pass-me-down. That kind of feeling cannot be evoked nor forced. I don't read it, and I don't think such literature has credible value to argue against the philosophy of a Path. That kind of writing is no meat to keep the wolves at bay. If I have doubts about the effectiveness of meditation, I'd rather state them aloud and be done with it..and then continue with meditation instead of mentally struggling to justify the action.

With regards to your cynicism of the Master, if you have meditated for 2 and half hours a day since Initiation, and still have these thoughts and doubts, then I take my hat off to you and wish you well. I have no doubt I would feel the same.

Best wishes.

...of course the flipside of that last comment being that if you haven't meditated 2 and a half hours a day, as is my case, then in my humble opinion Spiritual Teachers have nothing to answer for.

Can you read God's sign language perhaps?


"Is God watching me?"

Yes, that is what "you" are. God/Consciousness watching the story / experience of Brian Hines.

The mistake is in believing that there is a truly separate "Brian Hines" entity to begin with.

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