What is Enlightenment ?
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"Do not pursue the past.
Do not lose yourself in the future.
The past no longer is.
The future has not yet come.
Looking deeply at life as it is.
In the very here and now, the practitioner dwells in stability and freedom.
We must be diligent today.
To wait until tomorrow is too late.
Death comes unexpectedly.
How can we bargain with it?
The sage calls a person who knows how to dwell in mindfulness night and day, 'one who knows the better way to live alone.'"

- Bhaddekaratta Sutta

  • Enlightenment is endless traveling of and exploration into the nature of formation of events, scientific nature of personal reality, scientific nature of the psyche!
  • Enlightenment is losing utterly our self-importance, reducing ourselves to zero!
  • Enlightenment means to find out what we most want to do, and then going and doing it !
  • Enlightenment means never to be in hurry, never to be in worry and never to waste a single moment !
  • Enlightenment means to ever to live in the present, and never to think of the past or of the future!
  • Enlightenment is, understanding that nothing is by chance but everything is by choice!Enlightenment is to understand that the only subject to understand, the only subject to be studied, is Spiritual Science!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that you can never be 'totally' enlightened!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that you are "All That Is".
  • Enlightenment is friendship and friendship is an abstract feeling of tenderness towards all cosmic beings!
  • Enlightenment is compassion; compassion is and physicalised friendship!
  • Enlightenment is never to lament, never to regret. Every regret is a fresh blunder!
  • Enlightenment is the ability to learn both from the superior and from the inferior; both from the wise and from the stupid!
  • Enlightenment is to sit silently in front of a Master!
  • Enlightenment is sometimes to doubt and sometimes to question, but never to mistrust the basic human goodness and integrity!
  • Enlightenment is to be sincere and serious. Sincerity leads to seriousness; seriousness leads to enlightenment!
  • Enlightenment is always to act impeccably in a given moment according to the given situation!
  • Enlightenment is the art of ever maintaining inner silence in the midst of all the cacophony existing in the outer world!
  • Enlightenment is to flow with our own nature and to let others flow freely in their respective own particular natures!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that our potentialities are infinite!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that we create our own reality. Our beliefs form our experiences!
  • Enlightenment is to destroy the 'society' mentally, so that we live in the society but the 'society' does not live in us!
  • Enlightenment is to be 'selfish' - to understand that we are born here primarily for our own growth and for our own development!
  • Enlightenment is to be always in state of Recklessness... Fearlessness ... Dare-Devilness!
  • Enlightenment is the ability to swing freely from one extreme to another extreme of emotions and moods, like a child!
  • Enlightenment is never to form routines !
  • Enlightenment is the ability to bear infinite pain and infinite insult !
  • Enlightenment is the ability to freely mix with others without losing our own self-confidence or uniqueness!
  • Enlightenment is never to suppress our emotions!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that 'DEATH' is a STUPID IDEA! There is NO NEED TO DIE, if we do not want it!
  • Enlightenment is to keep our neck ever erect in dignity and never to bow in guilt before others!
  • Enlightenment is hearty, wholesome laughter- mostly at one's own self!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that what we see at any given time is only a part of the truth, only one dimension of it!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that we can never give enlightenment to others, and nobody can give enlightenment to us!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that "there is good and there is bad" and also "there is no good and no bad"! Enlightenment means to realize the existence and validity of such paradoxical truths!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that "Samsara is Nirvana".
  • Enlightenment is to totally eschew "ONE GURU" concept!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that 'Time' is the greatest illusion!
  • Enlightenment is never to indulge in judging others. Judgment is rank unenlightenment!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that basically there are no rules and regulations for conduct. All life is free exploration of its own likes and dislikes!
  • Enlightenment is ever to involve ourselves in the immediate task of the immediate moment!
  • Enlightenment is to understand always that the source of all wisdom is MEDITATION and nothing else!
  • Enlightenment is equivalent to creativity. To be non-creative is to be non-enlightened!
  • Enlightenment is ever to think before we speak and ever to think after we speak!
  • Enlightenment is never to go by others instructions, other desires, others thoughts! Enlightenment is to always follow one's own inner conscience!
  • Enlightenment is to understand that 'practice' is natural shadow of knowledge. As new knowledge is acquired, old practices get dropped automatically!
  • Enlightenment is to know that "Matter is the crystallization of energy"; Energy is the creation of thought; Thought is the function of consciousness; and consciousness is the fundamentum.

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