OUT OF MIND
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Latest topics
» A Cheap, New COVID Cure Just Did Away Any Need for a Vaccine!
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 10:11 pm by Ponee

» Bad-clown Rising - Rock Bottom Comix
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 7:41 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Body Language: Lindsey Graham on Trump, McConnell, Midterms & Newsmax
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 7:38 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Shrooms: The Tesla Of Drugs
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 6:51 pm by PurpleSkyz

» UFO News ~ "V" shaped formation of lights on horizon in Arvada, Colorado plus MORE
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 1:35 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Strange streak of light apparently releases bright object over Red Springs
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 1:19 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Mitt Romney Admits: Trump Would Win GOP Nomination If He Runs In 2024
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 1:16 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Dark Journalist: The State of Emergency Powers!
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 1:13 pm by PurpleSkyz

» WTH – After Stealing the 2020 Election, Big Media Is Now Claiming Joe Biden Is Some Sort of Saint
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 1:07 pm by PurpleSkyz

» FULL (of it) Benjamin bla bla blah Fulford 02-22-21... Massive March Campaign Planned Against Global Idiocracy
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 1:00 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Rep. Bill Johnson: Democrat Efforts to Censor Dissident Media ‘Eerily Similar’ to Communist China
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 12:51 pm by PurpleSkyz

» FDA Says J&J COVID Vaccine ‘Safe,’ Emergency Approval Expected Within Days
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 12:22 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Following Lawsuit, CDC Removes Claim “Vaccines Do Not Cause Autism” from its Website
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 12:19 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Entire Federal Reserve Payment System CRASHES
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 12:16 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Public Health Officials Are Lying About Lockdowns
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 12:08 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Biden Gives $4 BILLION to WHO and Bill Gates for Global COVID Vaccine Injury Compensation Program but Nothing for the People?
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyYesterday at 12:03 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Astrophysicists find rare star spinning backwards
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyWed Feb 24, 2021 4:41 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Bright Meteor Fireball Flashes across Sky over Alberta, Canada
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyWed Feb 24, 2021 4:38 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Everything is Fake in Utopia
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyWed Feb 24, 2021 4:34 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Biden Caught In Another Big Lie – Claims More Deaths from COVID than WWI, WWII and Vietnam Wars Combined – Simply Not True
 When the Disciple Matures.... EmptyWed Feb 24, 2021 4:26 pm by PurpleSkyz



You are not connected. Please login or register

OUT OF MIND » PERCEPTUAL AWARENESS » THE SHIFT IN CONSCIOUSNESS »  When the Disciple Matures....

When the Disciple Matures....

Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

1 When the Disciple Matures.... Empty When the Disciple Matures.... Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:35 am

PurpleSkyz

PurpleSkyz
Admin

When the Disciple Matures....








 When the Disciple Matures.... 91bb1a14-360e-4333-90f6-e033495fc779_560_420
There is a proverb: "When the disciple matures, the Master appears." 

There are several Masters who are able to lead the Seeker. Which of the Masters will the Seeker like depends on the carmic past and individuality of the Seeker . It often happens that a Seeker is lead along by different Masters at different segments of the Journey.
It is important that in this phase the Seeker should trust the person leading them, and do not catch for hands that may not help them at this stage of the Journey, as it will lead only to confusion. Another important things is that once in the world free of shapes and forms, the Seeker should be able to let go the hand leading them up to that point, should not make an idol out of the Master, and should not cling to him too excessively.

When the Seeker has let the hand leading him go, he/she will not be left alone for too long, as there will be other Masters helping them in the world free of shapes and forms. Some of the teachers are Maharshi, Papaji, Maharaj and Adyashanti. They will lead you for a while, but the moment will come when you need to let all the hands go and throw out all the books, continuing on your way alone.
But even then you will not be alone, as the Master of all Masters, the Self will guide you on. Naturally, it may occur that you still insist on some of the images of your mind, and you find yourself outside the gate once again, and you need to return to one of the helpers there. That is not a problem, you know the way, and next time you will not be cheated by the tricks of the mind. This is a very simple Journey, provided that you are not trying to do it with your mind. But if you allow your mind to play tricks, that will make the Journey overtly complicated!

The Master Appearing in the Form of a Book


Osho believes that the best way of waking up is meeting an awakened master on our Journey. But it is a fact that very few people are that lucky. Most people meet the teachings of the Masters in their books.
The teachings of a Master appearing in the form of a book may be different if we approach them from the aspect of the mind or from that of the Presence.  
From the aspect of the mind books are stores of accumulated knowledge. From this point of view we may conclude that the more spiritual books I read, the more knowledge I gather in that topic, and the faster I may develop spiritually. More knowledge will take me closer to enlightenment, so the better informed I am, the closer I get to the goal of my life. A person may acquire a vast amount of knowledge in this way, but it will not take the individual closer to the Truth; just the opposite. It will take them farther. 

Seen from the aspect of the Presence, books written in the Presence have a special field force, in addition to the knowledge coded into them. The relay the Presence, assisting the reader in finding the Presence and staying there. In this sense, the content of these books is of secondary importance only. 


That is also important, naturally, but if we only approach it from the aspect of the mind, the content is not effective; it is only used as knowledge and not as Presence. If you are unable to meet an awakened Master in flesh-and-blood, then the books written by the Master shall relay His Presence to the seekers. So reading these books from the Presence, the inner silence, will take us closer to our own existence, to awakening to our own Self.
When the Seeker wakes up, that is, his Consciousness wakes up to itself, the Seeker shall no longer need books (as Masters), as they have found their own Master. Not even this is, however, fully true. For instance, Eckhart Tolle, after his awakening, used books by Krishnamurti and Maharshi in order to define his new state of existence.
Credible Teachings




Every credible teaching, whether it is ancient or modern, points beyond itself. The essence of every teaching is the possibility of transforming human Consciousness. Teachings available in books therefore show the way leading there.
Credible teachings are always rooted in the changed state of Consciusness which is beyond the mind. Every teaching is, however, only a signpost showing the right direction towards the changed state of Consciousness, and everybody must go along the way alone and independently. If a Seeker stays at the signpost, and admires the teachings, they will only see the words, and become the captive of the signposts. 


(C) Frank M. Wanderer, 2013-2017.


You can republish our articles for free, but please include the author's name and a link to our homepage (www.frankmwanderer.com)


~New wake-up book by Frank M. Wanderer: The Revolution of Consciousness: Deconditioning the Programmed Mind 




 When the Disciple Matures.... 41-oVeiFoOL

  CONTENTS

[size=16]
[/size]

About the author: 
Frank M. Wanderer Ph.D is a professor of psychology, a consciousness researcher and writer.

Thanks to: http://powerofconsciousness.blogspot.com



  

Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum