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Date Posted: 13:43
Author: Thomas Mark - 30 Sep 2001
Subject: Satsanga notes Jan 1984
Very informal personal
notes on a small portion of a larger public satsanga at SRF Lake
Shrine Jan 1984, presenting minister = Bro.
loyalty will be tested. Loyalty is the highest law.
- We are
each a general in a divine West Point.
are to help you feel the love of God.
is given by Guru. He even plants the seeds of the love
for God in those who tune in with him. You do not choose
Guru, he chooses you. God chooses the Guru. Your Guru
won't be changed to a different guru in a future
- We've all
been monks & nuns in all the world's religions to
come to this highest teaching of SRF - kriya.
Master said, re: kriya, "This is my greatest present
to you." When you take kriya you become a direct
disciple of Guru - follow faithfully.
Vivekananda was loyal to Sri Ramakrishna, though he
could've been a guru himself.
- Never try
to obtain power through meditation or you are doomed.
Guru's teaching with one objective: God alone!
- Love will
consume us only in the measure of our self-surrender,
like confidence of the little child who sleeps without
fear in his father's arms.
faith that Guru watches you 24 hrs a day.
your time with the Guru-given techniques of meditation -
that's loyalty. Why waste time? Be 100% loyal to your
Guru & you cannot fail.
ego can not judge the progress of the soul! (Bro.
Turiyananda said this with great emphasis)