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Active Meditation vs. True Meditation



In your present, isolated state of consciousness, based upon your identification with your illusionary self, spatial consciousness is not present in your life, so you are unable to experience Consciousness free of forms. 

But you have read a lot about this subject, so you wish to bring things beyond forms and shapes under the control of your Ego, in order to stabilize the Ego and make it permanent. You have read or heard somewhere that meditation is the best method to that end, so you have began to meditate diligently.

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But you are approaching meditation the way you do with other objects of the outside world. You believe that meditation is also an activity of the mind, a concentration on an objects (e. g. a burning candle), or your own respiration or a mantra.
Meditation is therefore something that you perform yourself. Through active meditation you wish to reach a higher state of the Mind, which is expected to give you happiness, satisfaction and enlightenment.


You start to practice meditation as an individual self, as an Ego. You make efforts to tranquilize your mind. This activity may be successful up to a certain level, when you suppress your thoughts and emotions with your willpower, reaching transitory peace in you. That state will be lost immediately, when you stop concentrating, meditating, and no longer sustain the effort, as your mind returns to its usual activities, the old pre-conditioned patterns.
Meditation therefore has not brought you the lasting peace you had been longing for and you had read so much about, the peace independent of your mind that reinforces your existence in the world.

Your personal identity is rooted in your actions and the results of those actions. Your personal history is the chronicle of your actions and achievements.
The idea of being active is therefore a product of your conditioned mind, your Ego. Ambitions to acquire, to achieve something all work as motivations for action in theEgo-dominated mind. The desire to control, to manage are also powerful urges to act.  
As you have seen, these very same forces are the ones that spur you to meditate. It is, nevertheless, not a bad phenomenon, as active meditation is the first step towards real meditation. Active meditation consolidates the outermost dimension of Alertness, that, is attention, in you. 
The True Meditation

Your attempts at meditation are futile because real meditation is, by nature, effortless. It does not create an artificial quiet, but allows the deeper dimensions of Alertness to surface. This is the deep internal Silence that constitutes the real core of man.
The spatial awareness thus acquired remains with you after meditation, for longer and longer periods of time. You will eventually no longer need meditation, as the deeper dimensions of Alertness are there with you, so every moment in your life will be meditative.
Real meditation is always without object and is never the result of an activity, but Presence in the space of Consciousness. This natural, effortless Presence is meditation itself.
The deeper dimensions of Alertness, the awakened Consciousness, the world of Silence, are beyond the mind. This Silence is not forced upon us by some concentration technique, but the indescribable but experienceable of living emptiness. Conscious existence in the space of Consciousness.

From the book>> Frank M. Wanderer: The Flames of Alertness: Discover the Power of Consciousness!





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Frank is also the author of the following books:

  • 3 Stages in the Evolution of the Human Spirit EGO – ALERTNESS – CONSCIOUSNESS
  • The Revolution of Consciousness: Deconditioning the Programmed Mind 
  • The Flames of Alertness: Discover the Power of Consciousness!
  •  The Biggest Obstacle to Enlightenment: How to Escape from the Prison of Mind Games?
  • and several other books on consciousness and enlightenment.

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  • http://fmwanderer.wordpress.com

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He has contributed to a few different spiritual websites including
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  • The Mind Unleashed,

  • Wake Up World,

  • Spirit Science,

  • Waking Times,

  • Zen Gardner,

  • Expandede Consciousnes

  • The Mind Journal

  • Truth Theory

  • The Open Mind

  • Awakening People,

  • My Empowered World,

  • Enlightened Consciousness

  • ChangeYour Thoughts,

  •  Body, Mind, Soul, Spirit.




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