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Creative control (Sublimation):  In Meditation no new sanskaras are formed and old ones are dispersed

 

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Meditation is deep and constant concentration upon an ideal object. In such concentration upon an ideal object, the person is […]

“All worship returns to me”

 

Christ knew he would be crucified and felt it. He was all bliss. His suffering was universal, but alongside, he was on all […]

Creative control: Sublimation diverts the mental energy locked up in old sanskaras

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Spiritual progress is thus characterized by the dual aspect of renouncing the false values of […]

Creative control (sublimation): The process – Replacing lower values with higher is a process of readjustment

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The mind, becoming accustomed to certain habits of thought and response, does not find it easy to adjust itself to […]

Creative control (sublimation): The process – Replacing lower values with higher values

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However, if control is purely mechanical and aimless, it defeats its own purpose, which is to make possible the free and […]

Creative control (Sublimation): The need

Control of the habitual tendencies of the mind is much more difficult than control of physical actions. The fleeting and evasive thoughts and desires […]

Balancing the thoughts of the mind and the feelings of the heart

To help others through one’s own example, one must get not only thoroughly drenched but drowned in love. As a prelude one should attempt […]

Keep your mind always towards the goal

 

Questioner: I am trying to realize the greater things in life, but find it extremely difficult to reconcile myself with the surroundings, which […]

A clean, open, receptive heart

 

Questioner: The East is mystical, the West practical.

Baba: The practical mind of the West and the mystical mind of the East must […]

The role of duality

 

Questioner: If God is in everything, why is this evil prevalent in the world…this sort of “disproportion”?

 

Baba: God is One, Infinite, […]