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To Be A Disciple Is Very Difficult - A Sufi Story - This is a case of unconsciousness. He is not even a student, but the longing is to be a master if it is easier Spiritual Stories, Very Difficult, Spiritual Teachers, Sufi, Spiritual Awakening, Mystic, Books To Read, Spirituality, How Are You Feeling

To Be A Disciple Is Very Difficult - A Sufi Story

These are the stages a seeker moves through: the student, the disciple, the devotee. The fourth is also there but it does not belong to the seeker, it belongs to the one who has arrived; that’s why I am not counting it. The seeker is on the path. The student is not aware that he is a student. He may think he is a disciple, he may think he is a devotee; his functioning is absolutely unconscious.

Lin-Chi, one Zen master, was speaking. Someone said from the crowd, “Answer me only one question:Who am I? “Lin-Chi stopped speaking. Everyone was alert. What answer was he going to give? Man Close, Close Your Eyes, Spiritual Stories, Zen Master, Spiritual Teachers, Spiritual Awakening, Unity, City Photo, Spirituality

Who am I?

Lin-Chi, one Zen master, was speaking. Someone said from the crowd, “Answer me only one question:Who am I? “Lin-Chi stopped speaking. Everyone was alert. What answer was he going to give?...............

Pythagoras and School of Mysticism Spiritual Stories, Spiritual Teachers, Spiritual Awakening, Mystic, Egypt, Greek, Spirituality, Knowledge, Training

Pythagoras and School of Mysticism

Pythagoras and School of MysticismWhen one of the great Greek philosophers, Pythagoras, reached Egypt to enter a school — a secret esoteric school of mysticism — he was refused. And Pythagoras was one of the best minds ever produced. He could not understand it. He applied again and again, but he was told that unless he goes through a particular training of fasting and breathing he cannot be allowed to enter the school.Pythagoras is reported to have said, “I have come for knowledge, not for…

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Self-Help & Self-Surrender

Self-Help & Self-SurrenderA Father was once passing through a field with his two little sons.He was carrying one of them in his arms while the other was walking along with him holding his hand.They saw a kite flying and the latter boy giving up his hold on his father's hand, began to clap his hands with joy, crying, (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); "Behold, papa, there is a kite!" But immediately he stumbled down and got hurt.The boy who was carried by the father…

Zen Master and Jewish Novice - A Zen Story Spiritual Stories, Zen Master, Spiritual Teachers, Effort, Give It To Me, That Look, Spirituality

Zen Master and Jewish Novice - A Zen Story

Zen Master and Jewish Novice - A Zen StoryZEN MASTER: “I have here a staff, and yet I don’t have a staff. How would you explain that?”Jewish novice: “I wouldn’t!”Master: “Now, don’t be impertinent! It is incumbent on you — if you really wish to attain enlightenment as you claim — to make every possible effort to answer this.”Novice: “All right, I guess that looked at one way you have a staff; looked at another way you don’t.”Master: “No, that is not what I mean at all! I mean that looked at…

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WE ALL GET THE SAME DIVINE

WE ALL GET THE SAME DIVINEI will tell you one story Jesus used to say. He repeated it many times- he must have loved this story. He said, “Once it happened, a very rich man needed some laborers in his garden to work, so he sent a man to the marketplace. All the laborers who were available were called and they started working in the garden. Then others heard and they came in the afternoon. Then others heard and they came just when the sun was setting. But he employed them. And when the sun…

SELF AND NO SELF - Story of BodhidharmaI have told many times the story of Bodhidharma and his meeting with the Chinese emperor Wu — a very strange meeting, very fruitful. Emperor Wu perhaps was at that time the greatest emperor in the world; he ruled all over China, Mongolia, Korea, the whole of Asia, except India.He became convinced of the truth of Gautam Buddha’s teachings, but the people who had brought the message of Buddha were scholars. None of them were mystics. And then the news… Spiritual Stories, Chinese Emperor, Everything Has Change, The Way He Looks, Spiritual Teachers, The Monks, Close Your Eyes, Osho, Mongolia

SELF AND NO SELF - Story of Bodhidharma

SELF AND NO SELF - Story of BodhidharmaI have told many times the story of Bodhidharma and his meeting with the Chinese emperor Wu — a very strange meeting, very fruitful. Emperor Wu perhaps was at that time the greatest emperor in the world; he ruled all over China, Mongolia, Korea, the whole of Asia, except India.He became convinced of the truth of Gautam Buddha’s teachings, but the people who had brought the message of Buddha were scholars. None of them were mystics. And then the news…

I have heard about Lin Chi, a Zen master. As he was sitting one day in his hut someone came to see him. The man who came was angry. Disciple Me, Spiritual Stories, Becoming A Monk, Zen Master, Spiritual Teachers, How To Get Warm, Feeling Happy, Forgiveness, The Man

Lin Chi and his angry Disciple

Lin Chi and his angry DiscipleI have heard about Lin Chi, a Zen master. As he was sitting one day in his hut someone came to see him. The man who came was angry. He may have been fighting with his wife or with his boss or something — but he was angry. He pushed open the door in anger, he threw down his shoes in anger and then he came, very respectfully, and bowed down to Lin Chi.Lin Chi said, “First go and ask forgiveness from the door and from the shoes.” The man must have looked at Lin Chi…

The Wind and the Flag - A short Zen story Spiritual Stories, Zen Master, Spiritual Teachers, Two Men, Walking By, Spirituality, Flag, Mindfulness, Shit Happens

The Wind and the Flag - A short Zen story

Two men were arguing about a flag flapping in the wind.“It’s the wind that is really moving,” stated the first one. “No, it is the flag that is moving,” contended the second.A Zen master, who happened to be walking by, overheard the debate and interrupted them. “Neither the flag nor the wind is moving,” he said, “It is MIND that moves.”

The Fear of Death - A spiritual story Spiritual Stories, Spiritual Teachers, Transform Your Life, Old Men, Young Man, Drinking Water, The Borrowers, Thinking Of You, Old Things

The Fear of Death - A spiritual story

The Fear of DeathOne day a young man asked his Master, “I fear death. How can I get rid of this fear?”“Tell me,” the old man answered, “When you borrow a few coins, are you afraid to give them later back?”“Of course not,” the student answered with surprise, “but what does this have to do with my fear?”The teacher picked up a small piece of soil from the ground and continued, “You have received your body in debt with required return. And every bite of bread eaten by you, every sip of water…

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THREE FRIENDS AND THE TIGER

THREE FRIENDS AND THE TIGERONCE, three friends were going through a forest, when a tiger suddenly appeared before them."Brothers," one of them exclaimed, "we are lost!""Why should you say that?" said the second friend,"Why should we be lost? Come, let us pray to God."The third friend said: (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); "No. Why should we trouble God about it? Come, let us climb this tree." The friend who said "We are lost!' did not know that there is a God who is…

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Dream and Reality - Buddha Story

Dream and Reality - Buddha StorySariputta came to Buddha. He meditated deeply, then many things, many visions started coming, as it happens with anyone who goes into deep meditation. He began to see heavens, he began to see hells, he began to see angels, gods, demons. And they were actual, so real that he came running to Buddha to tell him that such and such a vision had come to him. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); But Buddha said, “It is nothing — just dreams. Just…

How to See God -see god in dream - The disciple said, “Oh! I thought I should die; I was panting for breath. When you feel like that for God Awakening Quotes, Spiritual Awakening, Positive Thoughts, Deep Thoughts, Spiritual Stories, Armor Of God, Osho, Atheism, Spiritual Growth

How to See God?

How to See God?TO SEE GOD A DISCIPLE asked his teacher, "Sir, please tell me how I can see God.""Come with me," said the Guru, "and I shall show you."He took, the disciple to a lake, and both of them got into the water. Suddenly the teacher pressed the disciple's head under the water. After a few moments he released him and the disciple raised his head and stood up.The Guru asked him, "How did you feel?"

To Be A Disciple Is Very Difficult - A Sufi Story - This is a case of unconsciousness. He is not even a student, but the longing is to be a master if it is easier Spiritual Stories, Very Difficult, Spiritual Teachers, Sufi, Spiritual Awakening, Mystic, Books To Read, Spirituality, How Are You Feeling

To Be A Disciple Is Very Difficult - A Sufi Story

These are the stages a seeker moves through: the student, the disciple, the devotee. The fourth is also there but it does not belong to the seeker, it belongs to the one who has arrived; that’s why I am not counting it. The seeker is on the path. The student is not aware that he is a student. He may think he is a disciple, he may think he is a devotee; his functioning is absolutely unconscious.

There was a butcher in Japan who was considered to be a great master — and he was a butcher! The whole day he was cutting animals and selling meat; that was his business. One Buddhist scholar could not believe Spiritual Stories, Shiva Wallpaper, Cut Animals, Spiritual Teachers, New Journey, Osho, Word Art, Fantasy Art, Zen

Zen butcher

There was a butcher in Japan who was considered to be a great master — and he was a butcher! The whole day he was cutting animals and selling meat

A legend tells how once Nârada said to Krishna, "Lord, show me Maya." A few days passed away, and Krishna asked Narada to make a trip with him towards a desert Krishna Leela, Cute Krishna, Jai Shree Krishna, Krishna Radha, Hanuman, Radha Krishna Love Quotes, Lord Krishna Images, Radha Krishna Pictures, Lord Krishna Stories

Spiritual Stories - Stories on Wisdom Spiritual League

Spiritual stories from various Enlightened teachers, Scholars and Texts. A collection of ancient stories, Zen , Tao and Spiritual wisdom from all the ...