via 8 Inspired Reasons to Turn Within
- When I stop looking to the world outside for fulfillment, I can begin to draw upon the amazing inner resources of love, wisdom, and happiness that emerge when I attend to my inner world.
- When I realize the significance of this turning away from the outside to develop a taste for going within, I can truly understand and practice what it means to “consider myself to be a soul”.
- Since what I focus upon colors my consciousness, I am inspired to conquer the many pulls of Maya upon my intellect, which means all the distractions that can come up when I wish to contemplate the deeper, subtle levels of truth.
- To turn within I practice sitting quietly and withdrawing my thoughts from the outside world. This includes the pulls of the body, possessions, and people. Then I’m able to focus on my inner identity, the spiritual aspect of the self which…
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via Get a Jump Start on Living as a Soul!
These inspirations are from Inside Out by Dadi Janki: Begin by looking at your heart to examine its emotional state. Ask your heart what type of feelings do I have stored in it for myself and for others? What feelings within the heart do I have for the world? Since "happiness is connected with the [...]
from Inside Out by Dadi Janki: "Knowledge means light; ignorance means darkness. If I don't have knowledge about something, I can't act appropriately-I am in the dark. When the sun rises, the darkness is dispelled automatically...When there is ignorance it is as if I am blind, with an intellect like a stone. If you are [...]
Dadi Janki in "Inside Out" writes: "It is as though God, who is truth, gives me the aim of making my life truthful and valuable like a diamond. As I move towards this goal, my thoughts and feelings become very light. I feel like a free spirit, still part of this world, but not bound [...]
via THOUGHTS about Shifting the Intellect Away from the Outer World...inspired by "Inside Out" by Dadi Janki
When I stop looking to the world outside for fulfillment, I can begin to draw upon the amazing inner resources of love, wisdom, and happiness that emerge when I attend to my inner world. When I realize the significance of this turning away from the outside to develop a taste for going within, I can [...]
"The secret of living from inside to out is to get to know ourselves again internally, and recover an ability to draw on the energy of our inner truth. Living from the inside of your face, then we can be free! The light in the eyes of a child steeped in the love of life [...]