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Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego

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    Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego

    “One must first build into daily life an awareness that negates illusions, sifting
    and selecting between what is quintessential and what is not.” — Aquarian Almanac

     

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Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego


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    April 6, 2019 Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego

    Thou will find the Treasure when the talisman has disappeared; the soul will manifest itself when the body shall have been laid aside. But thy spirit is another Talisman; it is for this mystery another substance. — FARID AD-DIN ‘ATTAR


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    April 7, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego
    For it is in giving that we receive;
    It is in pardoning that we are pardoned;
    It is in dying to the self that we are born to eternal life.
    — FRANCIS of ASSISI


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    April 8, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego
    The ‘Higher Ego’, as part of the essence of the UNIVERSAL MIND, is
    unconditionally omniscient on its own plane, and only potentially so in our terrestrial sphere, as it has to act solely through its alter ego, the Personal Self. — H. P. BLAVATSKY

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    April 9, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego

    I was on that day when the Names were not.
    Nor any sign of existence endowed with name.
    By me Names and Named were brought to view
    On the day when there were neither ‘I’ nor ‘We’.
    — JALALUDDIN RUMI


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    April 10, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego
    In musk if dust is mixed,
    How can they be separated?
    — TUKARAM

    There is within us a little space through which all the threads
    of the universe are drawn. — GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL


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    April 11, 2019 Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego

    Like the sages of realization fully absorbed in the SELF, or rivers which have emptied their waters into the ocean, losing their name-and-form personalities, they become one with Me. — SHRI KRISHNA

    And when a man hath thus broken loose from and out leaped all temporal things and creatures, he may afterwards become perfect in a life of contemplation. For he who will have the one must let the other go. There is no other way. — THEOLOGIA GERMANICA


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    April 12, 2019 Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Mystery of the Ego

    Our mind departs at the coming of the Divine Spirit and returns when it
    departs. It is not lawful for mortal and immortal to dwell together.
    — PHILO JUDAEUS

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