The True Self is not your good self. Anyone who tells you to be your best self does not understand the Self at all.
Striving for a happy good small self is no different from striving for a happy bad small self. Both bring us misery and pain.
To be quiet, we must give up our attachment to the fight between good and bad small self. Let each have its say and then let both go.
Duality is God creating an imaginary friend.
Yoga is the practice of shutting up. So shut up.
It is not about how the world works. It is about how the world works in relation to your karma.
Serve by boring into the Heart and stilling. We then will reach the ground water. Be and connect with all of us
When the Haiti Earthquake occurred I gave a talk on how we could help. Ray made a file of those instructions. I have posted it for downloading under the chant section. Let us contribute not only to Japan, but also to wherever there is pain, misery and turmoil.
Sadhana is not easy. True practice is hard and takes a long time. The result: we return to ourSelves and Home again. Worth every second of hard work.
Alone in the limited sense is separate. Alone in the absolute sense is all embracing.