Themed Q&A: The Secrets of the Mind
Thus Spake Babaji - online Q&A No. 86
A themed Q&A recorded on 2 January 2022 with US participants.
In this session Shri Babaji gives guidance on the following:
0:16 Do all the benefits of meditation including Self- Realization come from silencing the mind?
2:04 What is the attention of the mind?
6:43 As we progress in meditation does consciousness start to watch itself?
8:16 Is consciousness of existence a permanent thing?
9:07 is consciousness the basic material of meditation?
11:48 Is consciousness the dreamer and the knower of the dream?
12:51 Is consciousness the seed of all creation?
14:07 What are we, prior to consciousness?
14:35 is it possible to empty the mind of thoughts?
16:08 How can we keep the mind quiet both in meditation and out of meditation?
18:17 What is the role of desire in the creation of consciousness?
24:03 How to manage pain and not let it affect you
26:47 Does creation come about because the nature of energy is to be active?
28:27 If we can disconnect from the ownership of desires, can we desire with more consciousness?
31:46 Overcoming desires and passions with jangama dhyana
35:08 Can you do meditation with your eyes open, doing regular activities of the day?
36:59 How does the ego dissolve?
37:52 How to not recognise and analyse in meditation?
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