Thus Spake Babaji: Online Q&A Video, No 5
A live online Q and A session, recorded on 7 June 2020.
In this session Shri Babaji gives guidance on the following:
00:14 The relationship between the mind and the brain
02:48 How acceptance is like 'watching' in meditation
06:31 Can 'watching' in meditation be carried on in everyday activity?
07:31 How can being in the now and in silence be beneficial?
08:55 What little baby steps can be taken on the way to Realization?
12:13 How do you place the eyeballs in meditation?
13:46 Is there a difference between the sound of silence and the primordial sound?
14:47 Can you explain avyakta, vyakta and vyakti?
17:53 Is the sound that I hear in silence an imagination?
20:16 Are there different stages of consciousness on the way to Realization?
22:59 What is the stage when you realize you are not the body but don't yet see everything as yourself?
24:34 How do you come from a place of stillness and also be in action?
27:58 Does negativity exist inside or outside me?
30:00 Is there something I can do outside meditation to ease negativity?
32:11 Can you explain the four avasthas, states of consciousness?
40:40 Is the Self devoid of subject or object?
41:29 Is the existence of space itself the closest description of the Self?
42:41 How do blessings happen?
44:28 What is the role of Om in meditation or samadhi?
46:57 Could Babaji explain chanting?