The Hidden Treasure of the Self

On Thursday morning, 16 November 1944, Baba visited the Buddhist Society in Nagpur. Adi Sr. read […]

The Self, ego and bindings – The imperishable sweetness

 

The perennial spring of imperishable sweetness is within everyone. Yet, if man does not release that spring by removing the ego-blockade, he inevitably […]

The Self, ego and bindings – Tuition and Intuition

Intuition has been buried under the debris from the piecemeal tuition of the assailing experiences of the false. Tuition is impressed from without, while […]

The Self, ego and bindings – Creative and amplificatory imprints

Divinized imprints are not detractive but creative, not restrictive but amplificatory. Thus they are radically different from ego-prints. Essentially they are complementary assets added […]

The Self, ego and bindings – Freedom from opposites

Every man is subject to agreeable and disagreeable experiencesβ€” of pleasure and pain, success and failure, good and evil, wealth and poverty, power and […]

The Self, ego and bindings – The law of karma

All things are governed by laws of one kind or another. Even insignificant business concerns and public institutions have their laws and cannot function […]

The Self, ego and bindings – The Real choice

The ego-mind feels and exercises its limited and illusory freedom when it chooses to succumb to one impressional disposition rather than another. It seems […]

The Self, ego and bindings – The binding past

Man is inescapably caught up in the flow of time and is under the pressing burden of the past which impels him now one […]

The Self, ego and bindings – Creations of the limited mind

Mind, which is subject to dispositional and impressional determinism, seeks and creates an over-powering false world, becomes enmeshed in it, and projects into it […]

The Self, ego and bindings – The ignorance of the separative ego

Any thought, feeling or action which savors of the separative ego springs from unqualified ignorance. It is not a form of ignorance that one […]