In these pages Mouni Sadhu, the author of such well-known books as Samadhi 10 Concentration Contents PREFACE – page 9 PART I INTRODUCTION 1. Mouni Sadhu (17 August – 24 December ) was the nom de plume of Mieczyslaw . In his preface to Concentration Mouni Sadhu introduces the reader to the works of Yogi Ramacharaka and Yoga, stating: ‘More than half a century. Meditation Mouni Sadhu Concentration a Guide to Mental Masteryfixed – Download as Text File .txt), PDF File .pdf) or read online.
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Recipes containing rare but procurable drugs were given which could—and should, as the author advised—produce the most deplorable effects, including death, if misused bg wrongly applied.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Even so, we still confentration to exist during that gap in our memory. Also, there is no doubt that a suitable position of the body may contribute to more balanced thinking and so help considerably in concentration.
I may be so unreasonably attached to my family that for example, from my egotistical point of view, I imagine that I have to be continually anxious about its welfare, concentrtion that every human being has its own destiny and karma, which no one can influence beyond the narrow limits of his activities.
But all theories, all acquired knowledge, falls into dust when one stands face to face with a perfect man. They have been arranged from the elementary stages up to the most advanced and hence difficult ones.
The higher forms of meditation lead on to the superconsciousness of Samadhi. Includes notes between Mouni Sadhu and the publisher, letters, manuscripts and 23 additional folios indexed similar to this:.
If you have understood all this, you will be reasonable about the needs of your physical shell, and will never madly pursue different systems and methods of occult healing. James Godwin rated it liked it Jan 05, His literary estate was left to the Australian Society of Authorsof which he was a member. And for this reason alone, for the preservation of the truth, it is worth its weight in gold. Have pity on me. What we are fighting for in this work, is our inner freedom and balance, and the inescapable—but how welcome—mysterious inner, but most real knowledge.
Now, what may be most helpful for the student? A life of surrender to the Highest is as effective as that of the ‘Direct Path’ and much more suited to them. From New Zealand National Register of Archives and Manuscripts Theurgy – The Art of Effective Worship by Mouni Sadhu ” To Albert Schweitzer, dedicated with homage ” Chapters of rare spiritual beauty adorn the contents to bring solace in the worldly struggle, and to delight and uplift any reader who sincerely wants to start a new and better life beyond the reach of inner troubles.
It is basically a lack of faith in man’s own inner strength and value. The first three books widely published by Mouni Sadhu form part of what he calls his ‘Mystic Trilogy’. As a young man in Europe, from to Mouni Sadhu belonged to an order of Rosicrucian Hermetists and published a number of articles on Tarot Hermetic philosophy as well as spirituality. If you accept and believe, that you are able, now or in the future, with the aid of this book to rule your thinking processes in accordance with your will, then two other facts emerge: Blavatsky human idea imagine Indian inner Jivanmukta John Blofeld kind Maharshi manifestation mantra means mental methods mind mind’s minutes mysterious never occult occultists odic one-pointedness one’s outer peace perfect perform person physical pin-head possible powers of concentration practical Pranayama prayer reach realization resurrection saints Samadhi Sankaracharya senses Seraphim Seraphim of Sarov siddhis simple student study of concentration subtle success Taoism things thinking thoughts Tibet true master true meditation Truth Turiya usually vasanas verse visualization whole will-power wisdom words Yoga yogis.
Subsequently, when at night I had to accept this sort of co-operation against the cold, the nightmare did not recur, probably because the sub-conscious mind working in the state of dream was instructed by its waking brother, that there was no danger in my cat’s habits. And those who approach the Infinite Lord by their devotion, devoid of egoism and greed, will also find what they are seeking.
Natuarally, there is a central idea underlying the swift action of the story, but little of what we call “spirituality”.
Cases have been known where the presence of certain people has had an unquestionable influence on the health or well-being of others.
Mouni Sadhu — Exercises in Concentration. Sometimes the prospective student knows why he wants to participate in such a course. This does not mean that as we mounni now, more or less developed, we should completely abandon thinking. It would be impossible to repeat in Meditation the material previously expounded in other books. But the Saint knew that all these visions and visitations were only illusions arising from his own mind.
In particular, it is hoped that the exercises in Part III will serve for this purpose. Then, if the man is able to tune this consciousness to the vibrations of the master’s spirit, he knows many things which remain hidden for others. So, in this book, I have systematically collected together a number of practical exercises, all of which have been used and tested as regards their effectiveness before being selected for the following chapters.
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Of course, effective use of the words implies strong concentration, and this is just the motive-force which acts. They claim that any psychic powers worth mentioning are too hard to develop without an adequate moral standard having been reached beforehand. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This will also be explained, when you finish your training, at the end of Chapter XXI. Namaste’ Return to Top of Page.
In this study I will try to show, in a purely practical way, how the human mind can be concentrated in order to gain the ability of one-pointedness. Your power has been dissipated over the whole, comparatively large surface of the blunt instrument, thus providing insufficient force to separate and remove the particles of cardboard and form a clean hole.
Concentration: A Guide to Mental Mastery
In it I am in contact with the outer world by means of my five senses. Also, the highly complicated “teachings” of many contemporary Yogis is another doubtful point I wish to stress. None of his contemporaries were able to stand the burden of aggressive evil, so frequently demonstrated in the Saint’s presence, and so his cave was a lonely place in the desert. Without its proper development we have no way of directing ourselves toward our ultimate goal.
In this short resume we can grasp the idea of the Eastern classical attainment and the way to it. An extensive study of both these books is necessary before one can attempt to make a start with the present work, which is the culminating point for its two predecessors. It slowly got worse and worse until it peaked yesterday.
In the works of that great contemporary mystic and disciple of a true master—the late Paul Sedir of France who died inwe may find many scientific descriptions of this exalted form of prayer, for he was fortunate enough to be able to practice such worship. If well performed, it may give the student much self-confidence and faith in his powers, apart from incontestable proof of the possibility of influencing matter by the direct concentration of the human will, with all the resultant sequences, which the student can investigate and realize for himself.
In Mouni Sadhu visited France. So what is the good of having read even half of them and to die, before making any use of the things which men know only mentally? True concentration is not merely an ability to direct and maintain our full and exclusive attention for some minutes on, say, a pin-head; but rather it is the ability to stop the thinking machine and look at it when it has ceased revolving.