Pure Experiences
42 : Experiments : Waking : Precautions

42 : Experiments : Waking : Precautions

October 31, 2020

What are the main precautions one should take while doing any kind of practice? Some helpful tips for newcomers and youngsters.

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

41 : Experiments : Waking : Results

41 : Experiments : Waking : Results

October 30, 2020

Who achieves the control? What are the results of attention and awareness? What are the side effects of waking state practices? What are the pitfalls here?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

40 : Experiments : Waking : Advanced

40 : Experiments : Waking : Advanced

October 27, 2020

What are the various domains of our lives where awareness can be applied? What are the traps and misconceptions here? What changes can be expected?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

The Sunday Q&A #61 : Stages of evolution, Interpretations, Reality, Chitta and memory, Aware death

The Sunday Q&A #61 : Stages of evolution, Interpretations, Reality, Chitta and memory, Aware death

October 26, 2020

Do sages go through stages of becoming superhumans and gods, or do they skip these stages?
What are the pitfalls of interpreting old poems and texts?
Can we say that this existence is only memory and nothing else?
Do sensory mechanisms convey any reality?
Is it possible to have an identity that is not dependent on memory?
Does everyone die an aware death?
Does the sensation turn into thought?
Are chitta and memory same thing?
Why are philosophies a waste of time?

39 : Experiments : Waking : Awareness

39 : Experiments : Waking : Awareness

October 23, 2020

What is awareness? How to remain aware in the waking state? What means of remembrance can be used? How to do all the actions in awareness? What are the three stages of awareness? The practice of awareness is the most important practice in this whole universe.

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

38 : Experiments : Waking : Attention

38 : Experiments : Waking : Attention

October 21, 2020

What are objects? What is attention or concentration? What are the kinds and dimensions of attention? Why a good attention span is necessary for a seeker? Let us begin the experiments in the waking state.

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

37 : Experiments : Introduction

37 : Experiments : Introduction

October 20, 2020

What is the need to take up advanced practices and experiments? What is the goal of these experiments? Who should do it? What are the prerequisites? Are they required for the path of knowledge?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

The Sunday Q&A #60 : Awareness. Purification, Experiencing, Emptiness, Evolution, Languages

The Sunday Q&A #60 : Awareness. Purification, Experiencing, Emptiness, Evolution, Languages

October 18, 2020

If everything is illusion, how is awareness real?
How to increase the awareness?
How to avoid religious practices and do your own purification?
How do we use illusion to kill the illusion?
Why can there be a discomfort or frequent dropping of awareness?
What is the ideal practice?
Why is the experience happening in time?
Is experiencing of many kinds?
Why there is no clear awareness of the existence as emptiness in everyone?
Why is the universe so inefficient in the matter of spiritual awakening?
What are the different steps of evolution?
How are languages or words insufficient for knowledge?

36 : States : Implications

36 : States : Implications

October 14, 2020

What are the implications of there being states? What is the use of them? Which state is the best? Are they real? Who are other people and do they have states too? What is my purpose and what should be my behaviour in the light of this knowledge?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

35: States : Sleep

35: States : Sleep

October 12, 2020

What is sleep? Are there many kinds of sleep states? Which one is most important? What is the state of a causal body and universal memory? Is sleep unconsciousness?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

The Sunday Q&A #59 : Experiencing, Awareness, Maya, Grace

The Sunday Q&A #59 : Experiencing, Awareness, Maya, Grace

October 11, 2020

What is the difference between experience and experiencing?
When the truth is so simple, why don't people get it?
What is awareness and how to remain in that state?
What is the importance of maintaining awareness?
What is there to learn from relations?
How to know if I am in awareness?
What is Grace?
Who is actually controlling the mindbody machine?
Why are so many suffering when the solution is so simple?
Does the existence know itself by creating an illusion for itself?
Where is Maya in this existence?
What are the English equivalents of words for functions of the mind?
Why do people have faith in words?

34 : States : Dreaming

34 : States : Dreaming

October 9, 2020

What are the various dreaming states? What is the surprising relation between dreaming and waking? What are mixed states that are of practical use? How afflicted dreaming states stop the progress of a seeker, and why we stay away from them?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

33 : States : Waking

33 : States : Waking

October 6, 2020

What are various substates in the waking state? What is the law of states? Why is the knowledge and control of waking states so important for a good quality of life?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

The Sunday Q&A #58 : Karma, Ethics, Nonviolence, Awareness, Sexual urges

The Sunday Q&A #58 : Karma, Ethics, Nonviolence, Awareness, Sexual urges

October 4, 2020

What is subtle karma?
Why do I get thoughts from a single source when I am actually connected to the whole universe?
Are the bodies capable of creating thoughts?
What does the Gurufield do?
What is best criteria to choose my actions?
What is nonviolence?
What is the worst possible action?
Is abortion a violent action?
Which is the world's most nonviolent tradition?
Why no right actions are prescribed on the path of knowledge?
Can a wrong action be right for some person?
Why do highly aware people do wrong?
What is the use of doing right or wrong?
Should we fix vasanas before getting on the path of knowledge?
What is my teaching in a single line?
Why are sexual urges so strong even for a seeker?

32 : Memory : Dynamics

32 : Memory : Dynamics

October 2, 2020

How do all these layers change? Is it regular or periodic? What cycles can be seen? Why attention is so important? What are states and what are their major categories? What are the applications of this knowledge of layers and their dynamics?

(This is an audio version of the video series here: The Path of Knowledge)

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