November 29, 2018


The Indian spiritual master Vimala Thakar, whom we featured in our Fall/Winter issue of What Is Enlightenment?, is best known in Europe and the US as a. Posts about Vimala Thakar written by purushottama. Vimala Thakar Books. The following PDF files are provided for educational purposes. I have downloaded them from various sources on the internet and in these.

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He knows what he says and he says thhakar he means. But to depend upon the support for a long period is undesirable and unwarranted. Even in Dharana, the science and the art of concentration, there is still something to learn — concentrate on the breath, concentrate on ivmala movement of breath, concentrate on an idol, concentrate on the flame of a candle and so on, there is the centre, the knowledge, the direction of effort, the methodology of effort.

Even in the Middle-East.

yhakar The objectification of the inner psychological life thajar extremely difficult for women. The vast intelligence that orders the cosmos is available to all. Read via our RSS feed. The verification came through his life, through his communications. Krishnamurti is no fool. The unconditioned part of the energy, which is within and without, now begins to work. The difficult part comes now of educating the mind and the brain to voluntarily discontinue its movement in every direction.

It is extremely difficult. Thank you for following your intuition, asking the probing questions, sharing her insightful responses, and vimalla at the right place tgakar the right time! If one who has suddenly witnessed it happening, feels overwhelmed, would you call it an emotional disturbance? You should start walking in the light of your understanding no matter how small it may be. We are expressions of the collective, repeating the pattern created for us, and we feel happy because we are given physical security, economic security, comfort, leisure, entertainment.


Vimala’s book “On an Eternal Voyage” where she tells of her meeting with J. Pratyahara is the state of the individualised mind where the movement of memory and the movement of the senses has discontinued. Nobody will know, but you go on doing vima,a inwardly.

Vimala Thakar on The Lovely State of Observation

They come together only for prayers and for meditation in the presence of the teacher. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The events that took place in the Middle East one year ago, would have exploded into a world war twenty-five years thaakr.

I go everywhere as a guest—I have not even a place of my own. No books, no reading, no knowing, no experiences.

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The repetitive mechanistic nature of the mental movement has been exposed and it feels so childish to worship the movement of mind, to worship its reactions, to make a big fuss about its anxieties, worries and brooding, which are just cerebral habit patterns, neurochemical habit patterns.

Yes, I recognize that. We are so busy with the outside world, and its compulsions, that the world that is inside us does not command that respect and reverence, that care and concern from us. The challenge awaiting us is to go much deeper as human beings, to abandon superficial prejudices and preferences, to expand understanding to a global scale, integrating the totality of living, and to become aware of the wholeness of which we are a manifestation.

Vimala Thakar Life as Yoga Delhi: BeginningExistenceFutureGlobalPastRelationshipScienceTechnologyviolencepasttechnologysciencefutureexistenceescapehumanwater. We sit and observe the voluntary and involuntary activities of the body and mind.

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I was relaxed and happy. And yet the world needs such sannyasinstrue Brahmins who would stand up alone, who would stand up for truth. From then on she spent her life traveling all over the world giving talks, teaching wherever she was invited, up untilwhen she decided to thaksr in one place. Thanks for sharing your experience. You accept their authority; you swallow their words without digesting them. Their talks and private interviews sparked an upheaval within Thakar’s consciousness, catapulting her into profound silence.


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If there were half a dozen, I would not say a word to you. May we all live her teaching in thamar to day life. There is none who is doing this. AnxietyAnxietyHumanityIndifferenceindifferencemiserysicknessanxiety thskar, humanitysmallAfraid.

In Thakar was invited by a friend to attend a series of talks a visiting spiritual teacher was giving in Varanasi.

In everything she articulated, she was very clear. Many of them are available from Amazon. I wonder if you are frightened… V. If we are motivated by desire for acceptance either by the dominant culture or the counterculture, clarity of right action and passion of precise purpose will viamla be there. And there is nothing to agree with. She met many spiritual teachers of her day, read thakaar and western philosophy in university, and met Vinoba Bhave, a renowned scholar, saint, and social activist.

One has seen it happening. In this state there is nothing to experience, nothing to gain, nothing to see, there is only emptiness. Others have created a mess; let them mend it. It has descended with an irresistible force.