Concentration. Mouni Sadhu. 3. PREFACE. This book has been written to bridge the gap between the many existing theoretical works on mental concentration. Concentration Concentration Concentration tells you how to attain the power to control and focus the operation of your mind. In these pages Mouni Sadhu, the. Title, Concentration Mandala Books. Author, Mouni Sadhu. Edition, reprint. Publisher, Mandala Books, Original from, the University of California. Digitized.
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The true experimental knowledge will be yours along with the duly performed exercises of Part III. Of course, here is also offered the unconditional solution which refers to all three subdivisions of time.
It remains as an apparently insoluble enigma. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Firstly because of too theoretical an exposition, often written more as a kind of compilation from borrowed materials, rather than from personal experience.
Every time I do it, I find something new.
Concentration : An Outline for Practical Study
But in this line of study you have to change your former nature and create something which was not present before. Now imagine the will as being mojni leash and the person that is walking the dog.
In addition, all his books clearly express the fact that the contemporary spiritual Master, Ramana Maharshi, unquestionably never advised any conversion from one religion to another, but rather a conversion from Ignorance to Wisdom. But it is not easy to find the most important and essential advice which concerns the practical answers to the unavoidable questions ‘How?
This should be well understood nouni a start is made. Usually, we have no remembrance of any kind of our experiences in Sushupti. So, just like a school curriculum, this course has been planned, written and explained. Moreover, this exorcism is an impersonal one, which greatly enhances its ethical power, since it leaves the Almighty Himself to deal with offenders and aggressors. Izz rated it it was amazing Jan 06, In chapter 3 of Samadhi entitled, ‘Occult Theories about the Higher Worlds’ indicating higher than purely physical Mouni Sadhu says “But the title of this chapter is clear: Nowadays the word itself is often misused and misinterpreted.
Of course, I am not attempting to present concentration as a panacea for everything and saehu. Then perhaps, because it was no longer necessary, there was no further reason for the disease to appear. Let mluni analyse the first part of mmouni which shows that the power of the mind manifests itself only in the thinking process.
It is essential that you curb the excessive curiosity of your mind for at least the short periods when you are working for perennial instead of mortal and ephemeral things. Can you use a car, even after using dozens of manuals about motor construction and driving, without spending several hours on practical lessons with an experienced tutor?
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A life of surrender to the Highest is as effective as that of the ‘Direct Path’ and much more suited to them. It is completely against its dominant use, which is to extrapolate and find correlating ideas linked to the previous idea. I would think of what my last few distractions were and try to avoid those types, and other such thoughts, which was clearly the wrong approach. The exercise has its value as it is relatively easy to understand and perform and is a visible test of acquired ability.
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I am not moun here the numerous and usually short-lived occult societies and groups, most of which were and still are occupied with aims which have practically nothing in common with the great task of transformation and purification of the human mind. In this course you will find, apart from the 41 Concentration Eastern Methods or Yoga Mind before Heart explanatory sections which are by no means less decisive than the exercises, for final successa complete series of practical activities, some of which are apparently very similar to yogic ones.
I started about 2 weeks ago doing three exercises a day of 10 minutes each. This fourth state Turiya is the final one, the peak and the goal. A now almost forgotten work except in esoteric circles, this classic work bridges the gap for all those that say “can’t meditate, I tried”. Asdhu rated it it was ok Jan 02, Without some inner strength no study is possible. There sdhu no power on this level more purifying than devotion. In the chronicles diaries and biographies of exceptionally advanced human Concentration The Role of Concen tration in a Spiritual Search beings, we usually find that an utterly different kind of prayer was used by these great saints of both the East and West.
II,No 5. I recently read a book titled Willpower by Roy F Baumeister. Just sadbu the attitude of the student is of first-class importance to success, so the duty of the author is to help his readers, without sachu any cconcentration approach to be spoiled by his lack of personal experience.
Both of these works he subsequently quotes in all of his books and particularly as themes for meditation. Of course, men try to find one or another explanation, according to their mentality and inclinations. That is why all our advanced brethren whom we call saints and sages, clncentration and are so anxious to get that wisdom now, and to teach us to do the same, as the only real safeguard against the darkness of death. You will get out what you put in.
Something superior must supplant it before the seeker can be enlightened.
The exercises were very difficult; but they could give the earnest student new abilities, and there was quite a clear explanation of the means to the final goal. Such an opinion is based on a childish concept which has long since been rejected by all enlightened seekers of Truth, for it supports the greatest of all fallacies: Steeped in the Hermetic schools which abounded at the turn of the 19th century, then embracing the teachings of Sri Ramana Maharshi and Vichara yet never forgetting his Catholic faith Mouni Sadhu successfully advances our mental synthesis and leads us to the door of True Self.
Narasimha Swami, 3rd ed. When you will have attained some advanced degree of domination of your mind by the newly gained ability of one-pointedness, you will see that your best progress was made when you quietly performed the exercises without worrying about the mistakes made or how many steps ahead yet remained. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
As a result of this discovery, I developed the habit cincentration swimming for a few minutes in a nearby half-frozen river with its dark swollen waters flowing between snow- covered banks. Where do his thoughts actually come from? It was Mouni Sadhu’s translation of Initiations that was to be his last published work.
I have a morning one which is the seconds hand exercise as suggested by Mouni Sadhu.