Adhyatma Upanishad ~ 10

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अध्यात्म उपनिषद ~ 10

event type discourse
date & time 18 Oct 1972, 8:00
location Mount Abu, meditation camp
language Hindi & English
audio Available, duration 2h 22min. Quality: good.
Sanskrit chanted sutra, followed by a Hindi and English translation of the sutra.
online audio
video Not available
online video
see also
online text find a PDF transcript of this event
shorttitle FINGER10 & THOU44
notes
See Talk:Osho Timeline 1972#That Art Thou. English part of this event published as That Art Thou #44
CD-ROM about That Art Thou: "Originally titled "Sarvasar Upanishad" (first 17 discourses at Matheran), "Kaivalya Upanishad" (second 17 discourses at Mt. Abu) and "Adhyatma Upanishad" (last 17 discourses at Mt. Abu). Discourses were in Hindi and English, the tapes produced as "That Art Thou" are the English parts."
synopsis
Reader of the sutra: Ma Yoga Taru, also chanting.
Hindi part:
(Translated as in Finger Pointing to the Moon on CD-ROM)
The sutra
Thus, through the statements like tattvamasi, that art thou, to pursue the meanings such as oneness of jiva, the embodied soul, and brahma, the absolute reality, is shravana, the listening. And to reasonably pursue the meaning of whatever has been listened to is manan, contemplation.
Establishing your mind in the indubitable meaning attained through this listening and contemplation, attunement with it is nididhyasan, assimilation.
Dropping the meditator and the meditation respectively, when the meditated-upon, the goal, remains as the only objective and the mind becomes still like the flame of a lamp in a windless place -- this is called samadhi, the enlightenment.
English part:
(source:CD-ROM)
The sutra
The enquiry about the oneness of the soul and the Brahman to the great saying like "that art thou" is known as the right listening.
And thinking in the right way on the meaning of what has been listened to is known as right contemplation.
And to harmonize and center one's mind with the meaning, shorn of all doubts -- that which is derived from right listening and right contemplation is what is known as meditation.
And finally when the meditator and meditation are eliminated, and only you are fixed, meditating upon the means, then the mind becomes unwavering and settled like a flame in a place without air. And that is called samadhi.


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