• brahmasutra 1.1.1
  • brahmasutra 1.1.2
The Ultimate Quest For Knowledge…
  
  
  
MENU
Categories
POST CALENDAR
November 2019
M T W T F S S
« Oct    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930  
Random Posts
meditation

Karma & maya

 

“Inthe forest of this world this body is like a tree born of seed of karma. Hands and feet are leaves. Blood, breath (prana or vitality) and vasanas are juice. Happiness and sufferings are flowers. Impression of actions of waking state makes spring season. Ignorance rejoices in it. Unwantedaction of sleeping stage is summer season. It dries down in it. Youthand teen-agers are new green twigs. Looksbeautiful but only for a few moments. Oldage is dry leaves and monkey of love and hate keeps jumping and shaking thistree all the time.

Waking state is spring which creates ice and freezes life intosleeping state. This tree growsgreen through juices of passionate hankering. Family members are like grass and creepers. Five senses of perception are five main branches from the trunk which ismind. Desires are vines. Five pranas and passion are juices. The root of this tree is soul. The seed of soulhood is pure consciousness. The seed of that is Bramha. As long as the root is connected with the trunk the tree grows, karmagrows association the sanga grows. Whenroot is separated from seed and seed alone remains that is asanga. The rise of I-ness, the vibrant my-ness, me-ness, you-ness and he-ness isthe cause of the tree of life the nature of which is actionism, workoholism. United with anti Self this becomes soul and causes the world problem.”

Yama, or the God Of Death says in the Katha upanishad:

“The good is one thing; the pleasant, another. Both of these, serving different needs, bind a man. It goes well with him who, of the two, takes the good; but he who chooses the pleasant misses the end.

Both the good and thepleasant present themselves to a man. The calm soul examines them welland discriminates. Yea, he prefers the good to the pleasant; but thefool chooses the pleasant out of greed and avarice.

Afterpondering well the pleasures that are or seem to he delightful, you haverenounced them all. You have not taken the road abounding in wealth,where many men sink.

Wide apart andleading to different ends are these two: ignorance and what is known asKnowledge. I regard you, O Nachiketa, to be one who desires Knowledge;for even many pleasures could not tempt you away.

Fools dwelling indarkness, but thinking themselves wise and erudite, go round and round,by various tortuous paths, like the blind led by the blind.

The Hereafter neverreveals itself to a person devoid of discrimination, heedless, andperplexed by the delusion of wealth. “This world aloneexists,” he thinks, “and there is no other.” Again andagain he comes under my sway.

Many there are who donot even hear of Atman; though hearing of Him, many do not comprehend.Wonderful is the expounder and rare the hearer; rare indeed is the experiencer of Atman taught by an able preceptor.

Atman, when taught byan inferior person, is not easily comprehended, because It is diverselyregarded by disputants. But when It is taught by him who has become onewith Atman, there can remain no more doubt about It. Atman is subtlerthan the subtlest and not to be known through argument.

This Knowledge cannotbe attained by reasoning. Atman become easy of comprehension, O dearest,when taught by another. You have attained this Knowledge now. You are,indeed, a man of true resolve. May we always have an inquirer like you!

Yama said: I knowthat the treasure resulting from action is not eternal; for what iseternal cannot be obtained by the non-eternal. Yet I have performed the Nachiketa sacrifice with the help of non-eternal things and attainedthis position which is [only relatively] eternal.

The fulfilment ofdesires, the foundation of the universe, the rewards of sacrifices, theshore where there is no fear, that which adorable and great, the wideabode, and the goal—all this you have seen; and being wise, you havewith firm resolve discarded everything.

The wise man who, bymeans of concentration on the Self, realises that ancient, effulgentOne, who is hard to be seen, unmanifest, hidden, and who dwells in thebuddhi and rests in the body—he, indeed, leaves joy and sorrow farbehind.”

 

 

 

 

amon-amarth-the-pursuit-of-vikings-25-years-in-the-eye-of-the-storm.jpg Amon Amarth: The Pursuit of Vikings: 25 Years in the Eye of the Storm
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Since their inception, Amon Amarth have consistently proven themselves a true force of nature in modern metal, and this timely set stands as a testament to everything that they have achieved. A retrospective documentary that includes a wealth of live and behind the scenes footage alongside extensive interviews with the… ∞
Thumbnail Guided Meditation: Deep & Blissful Relaxation
in meditate, meditation, Music, relaxation, spirituality, state, will
as , , , , , ,
Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/thehonestguys?sub_confirmation=1 A guided meditation that will gently lull you into a state of deep and blissful relaxation. The recording gently fades... http://www.youtube.com/v/0GbQN1xBAWw?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata View post: Guided Meditation: Deep & Blissful Relaxation
layer-cake.jpg Layer Cake
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
A West London drug dealer is caught in a high stakes game of life and death when he's duped into trying to sell one million hits of Ecstasy stolen from a vicious Serbian drug lord. © 2004 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved. source
a-field-full-of-secrets.jpg A Field Full Of Secrets
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
In the summer of 2008, two friends stepped into a crop circle for the first time. One emerged relatively unaffected, the other decided to try and build a UFO with help from an eccentric transsexual inventor. source
Thumbnail Meditations: Native American Flute Album
in meditate, Music, spiritual, water
as , , , , , , , , , , ,
Still Water 0:00 Home Wind 3:10 In The Glory Of The Sunset 9:47 Laughing Water 14:35 Land Of Ghosts And Shadows 19:26 Blessed Islands 25:34 Whispering Forest... http://www.youtube.com/v/kH8nsXpxlxU?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata View post: Meditations: Native American Flute Album
yamlok-2010-rajendra-prasad-sivaji-kalyani-south-indian-dubbed-english-subtitle.jpg Yamlok (2010) – Rajendra Prasad, Sivaji, Kalyani | South Indian Dubbed | English Subtitle
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , ,
Catch Full Length Zee Action Movies Here - Lord Bramha (Rajendra Prasad) has a tiff with his consort Goddess Saraswathi (Kalyani) and wrongly writes the fate of a girl that she would die the moment she gets married. On the other side, Seenu (Sivaji) is a bachelor getting older and… ∞
naga-the-eternal-yogi.jpg Naga the Eternal Yogi
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Naked, covered in ash, and quite literally standing for years on end. These are not your typical yoga enthusiasts. They are the holy gurus of India who contort themselves for years on end, dedicating their lives to extreme practices. It's all in the name of distancing themselves from the material… ∞
the-work.jpg The Work
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Set inside a single room in Folsom Prison, "The Work" follows three men from outside as they participate in a four-day group therapy retreat with level-four convicts. Over the four days, each man in the room takes his turn at delving deep into his past. The raw and revealing process… ∞
burning-man.jpg Burning Man
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Tom is a man behaving badly. Restless and impatient, he's involved with an unfeasible number of women and doing his best to drive the clientele away from the Bondi restaurant where he's the principal chef. Karen plays the traditional long-suffering role of the ex-wife, always on Tom's case to face… ∞
john-lennon-george-harrison-guitar-gently-weeps.jpg John Lennon & George Harrison – Guitar Gently Weeps
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
The world at large is aware of the enormous input that both John Lennon and George Harrison gave to modern day music; but few people have been party to the real men behind the image; the depth of their beliefs, and the innermost concerns they both shared for the future.… ∞
jo-dooba-so-paar.jpg Jo Dooba So Paar
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Kesu has a record for flunking exams. He is kicked out of school. He assists his father on the truck. There is an explosive energy lurking behind every corner. Kesu watches the violence and corruption and negotiates it in his own quirky head-on manner. There is not much hope for… ∞
musicwood.jpg Musicwood
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
For hundreds of years guitars have been made the same way but now this could all change. Musicwood is an adventure-filled journey, a political thriller with music at its heart. An unusual band of the most famous guitar-makers in the world travel together into the heart of one of the… ∞
public-figure.jpg Public Figure
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Public Figure is an exploration of our society's increasing obsession with social media. The insightful documentation of social media use and addiction invites the viewer to question if what we see online is reality or complete delusion. As it closely examines the addcitive tendencies caused by social media, the film… ∞
irish-myths-legends.jpg Irish Myths & Legends
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
With the atmospheric and sometimes haunting melodies of traditional Irish music compiled and performed by Wylde Green, one of the most popular contemporary Irish bands of the 21st Century, this program imparts the true flavor of Ireland and the myths and legends so beloved of this wonderful nation of storytellers.… ∞
no-2-story-of-the-pencil.jpg No. 2: Story of the Pencil
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
No.2, overlooked as a common tool, continues to lose dominance in a media saturated world. However, history tells a different story. The Pencil changed everything. Invention, craftsmanship, art, engineering, manufacturing, government, history, and business are a result of the pencil. Although the Pencil technology provided a way to move thoughts… ∞
tickle-me.jpg Tickle Me
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , ,
Elvis Presley stars as a guitar-playing rodeo rider, working at a dude ranch for girls. He attracts all of them except the physical instructor, until he helps her to find buried gold in a ghost town. MPAA Rating: PG © 1965 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. source
the-dream-share-project.jpg The Dream Share Project
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
The Dream Share Project is an inspirational documentary film that follows two recent college graduates on a road trip across America, as they explore how successful people have chased their dreams. Along the way, the pair learn about topics like: discovering one's passion, committing to a dream, dealing with setbacks,… ∞
virus.jpg Virus
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Jamie Lee Curtis, William Baldwin and Donald Sutherland face an unstoppable alien terror when they board a seemingly deserted research ship in this science fiction thriller. source
go-figure.jpg Go Figure
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Katelin Kingsford dreams of becoming a champion figure skater so when a famous Russian skating coach offers to train her, she jumps at the opportunity. The catch is, to attend the exclusive boarding school for training, she has to join their hockey team to maintain a scholarship. Katelin tries to… ∞
Thumbnail Meditation for New Beginnings – How To Meditate for Beginners – You Have 4 Minutes – BEXLIFE
in free, Howto & Style, life, low, meditation, peace, relaxation, spiritual, video
as , , , , , , , , ,
FREE EASY MEDITATION TIPS: http://bit.ly/bexpeace ? SUBSCRIBE FOR NEW VIDEOS: http://bit.ly/SubBexLife ------- GET MORE GOOD STUFF BELOW ------- ? GET MY T... http://www.youtube.com/v/YoFgQ9bCovc?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata More here: Meditation for New Beginnings - How To Meditate for Beginners - You Have 4 Minutes - BEXLIFE
burning-man.jpg Burning Man
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Tom is a man behaving badly. Restless and impatient, he's involved with an unfeasible number of women and doing his best to drive the clientele away from the Bondi restaurant where he's the principal chef. Karen plays the traditional long-suffering role of the ex-wife, always on Tom's case to face… ∞
john-lennon-george-harrison-guitar-gently-weeps.jpg John Lennon & George Harrison – Guitar Gently Weeps
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
The world at large is aware of the enormous input that both John Lennon and George Harrison gave to modern day music; but few people have been party to the real men behind the image; the depth of their beliefs, and the innermost concerns they both shared for the future.… ∞
jo-dooba-so-paar.jpg Jo Dooba So Paar
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Kesu has a record for flunking exams. He is kicked out of school. He assists his father on the truck. There is an explosive energy lurking behind every corner. Kesu watches the violence and corruption and negotiates it in his own quirky head-on manner. There is not much hope for… ∞
musicwood.jpg Musicwood
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
For hundreds of years guitars have been made the same way but now this could all change. Musicwood is an adventure-filled journey, a political thriller with music at its heart. An unusual band of the most famous guitar-makers in the world travel together into the heart of one of the… ∞
Thumbnail Attract Money with Powerful Hypnosis Video
in book, Consciousness, Education, healing, life, ram, relaxation, spiritual, spirituality, Stress, video
as , , , , , , , , , ,
Program your subconscious to help you manifest more money with this hypnotic video! It's based on a self hypnosis script from my book, More Instant Self Hypn... http://www.youtube.com/v/Zr7N3mYdO5A?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata
public-figure.jpg Public Figure
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Public Figure is an exploration of our society's increasing obsession with social media. The insightful documentation of social media use and addiction invites the viewer to question if what we see online is reality or complete delusion. As it closely examines the addcitive tendencies caused by social media, the film… ∞
irish-myths-legends.jpg Irish Myths & Legends
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
With the atmospheric and sometimes haunting melodies of traditional Irish music compiled and performed by Wylde Green, one of the most popular contemporary Irish bands of the 21st Century, this program imparts the true flavor of Ireland and the myths and legends so beloved of this wonderful nation of storytellers.… ∞
no-2-story-of-the-pencil.jpg No. 2: Story of the Pencil
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
No.2, overlooked as a common tool, continues to lose dominance in a media saturated world. However, history tells a different story. The Pencil changed everything. Invention, craftsmanship, art, engineering, manufacturing, government, history, and business are a result of the pencil. Although the Pencil technology provided a way to move thoughts… ∞
tickle-me.jpg Tickle Me
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , ,
Elvis Presley stars as a guitar-playing rodeo rider, working at a dude ranch for girls. He attracts all of them except the physical instructor, until he helps her to find buried gold in a ghost town. MPAA Rating: PG © 1965 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. source
the-dream-share-project.jpg The Dream Share Project
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
The Dream Share Project is an inspirational documentary film that follows two recent college graduates on a road trip across America, as they explore how successful people have chased their dreams. Along the way, the pair learn about topics like: discovering one's passion, committing to a dream, dealing with setbacks,… ∞
virus.jpg Virus
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Jamie Lee Curtis, William Baldwin and Donald Sutherland face an unstoppable alien terror when they board a seemingly deserted research ship in this science fiction thriller. source
go-figure.jpg Go Figure
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Katelin Kingsford dreams of becoming a champion figure skater so when a famous Russian skating coach offers to train her, she jumps at the opportunity. The catch is, to attend the exclusive boarding school for training, she has to join their hockey team to maintain a scholarship. Katelin tries to… ∞
Thumbnail Meditation for New Beginnings – How To Meditate for Beginners – You Have 4 Minutes – BEXLIFE
in free, Howto & Style, life, low, meditation, peace, relaxation, spiritual, video
as , , , , , , , , ,
FREE EASY MEDITATION TIPS: http://bit.ly/bexpeace ? SUBSCRIBE FOR NEW VIDEOS: http://bit.ly/SubBexLife ------- GET MORE GOOD STUFF BELOW ------- ? GET MY T... http://www.youtube.com/v/YoFgQ9bCovc?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata More here: Meditation for New Beginnings - How To Meditate for Beginners - You Have 4 Minutes - BEXLIFE
head-full-of-honey.jpg Head Full of Honey
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Matilda tries to help her grandfather, Lucas, who is suffering from Alzheimer's, to navigate his forgetfulness, and ends up going on a remarkable adventure with him. source
pravarakyudu.jpg Pravarakyudu
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Sasi (Jagapati Babu) and Sailaja (Priyamani) are good friends during their post-graduation time. They think they are in love. But Sasi’s ideology about love irritates Sailaja and both of them separate their ways. Sasi settles as a professor in Harvard University. He comes to Hyderabad to look out for a… ∞
the-sunshine-makers.jpg The Sunshine Makers
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
The fascinating untold story of Nicholas Sand and Tim Scully, the unlikely duo at the heart of 1960s American drug counterculture. United in a utopian mission to save the planet through the consciousness- raising power of LSD, these underground chemists manufactured a massive amount of acid, all while staying one… ∞
transgender-nation.jpg Transgender Nation
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Gender identification is changing rapidly and is causing heated division between the left and the right. From LGBTQ, gay, transsexual, transgender and more, lift the veil on the world of the Transgender and explore the secrets of a world most misunderstand. source
bhadram-be-careful-brotheru.jpg Bhadram Be Careful Brotheru
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Karthik (Charan Tej) is a shortfilm maker who aspires to become a feature film director. He falls in love with Shruti (Hameeda) but her father (Surya) refuses to get his daughter married to Karthik.Karthik and Shruti plan to run away and tie the knot in a temple. However, Shruti’s dad… ∞
bomb-city.jpg Bomb City
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Winter 1997. Amarillo, Texas. Brian Deneke is known for his green mohawk and undying passion for punk music. He throws punk shows with his friends at a rundown venue known as “Bomb City.” And Brian, along with many of his fellow “punks,” refuses to conform to the conservative culture that… ∞