In meditation or Dhyan, thre is no way out, till you don't reach to the stage/state of 'Living dead' or "Jeevat mariye'. What do you know this stage/state of living dead.?
I know a great Gnani who often forgets his body and once I saw the people surrounding him had to tell him which one is his left leg when he was requested to put his left leg on a step in Sabarimalai .
'Seththaaraip polath thiri', says a Tamil Siddhar .
People are exaggerating the family duties and find no time to learn about these things at least as a detail . Wasting most of their time and energy in suha bogas , when they start talking religion , they unnecessarily lash out high spiritual stages as if they are useless . Don't consider about their remarks . Continue asking these ...more
The mind that delights in its communion with God detaches itself easily from the sense-pleasure. This is how the devotees get themselves emancipated. Contrary to this, the mind that delights i the mundane gets entangled. Worldly people are they who seek after the impermanent things of the earth. Godly people are they who seek God & nothing else.
The truly virtuous man is he who commits no sin even when he is all by himself. That is no virtue which is practiced for fear of public opinion. He alone is established in self-control
1.who doesn't lustfully think of a woman in privacy or public
2.who doesn't cast a covetous eye on the gold coins ...more