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Subramanian.R

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Mind in Day by Day - 10
« on: June 29, 2009, 01:59:05 PM »
Bangalore is reeling under powercuts.  For every one hour
of power supply, there is one hour of power cut.  The UPS
does not retain power beyond 5 to 7 minutes.  It is all
Bhagavan's Will.  If you do not get any posts from me,
don't think, I have escaped to Tiruvannamalai.

A visitor on 16th July 1946, asked Bhagavan:  What one
should one do for the betterment of Atma?

Bhagavan:  What do you mean by Atma and by betterment?

Visitor:  We don't know all that.  That is why we came here.

Bhagavan:  The Self or Atma is always as it is.  There is
no such thing as atttaining it.  All that is necessary is to
give up regarding the not-Self as Self and the unreal as
Real.  When we give up identifying ourselves with the body
the Self alone remains.

Vistor:  But how is one to give up the identifications?  Will
coming here and getting our doubts removed help in the
process?

Bhagavan:  Questions are always about things that hyou
don't know and will be endless unless you find out who the
questioner is.  Though the things about which the questions
are asked are unknown, there can be no doubt that a questioner exists to ask the question and if you ask who he is, all doubts will be set at rest.

Arunachala Siva.