Phoenix Meditation Course (tapes 1 & 2)

 
Date:
November 10, 1989
Location:
Phoenix, AZ
 
 
 
 

... From heart, listen with your head, combine your head and heart, do you hear?

Student: Yes sir.

YB: Okay now you are serious, come on.

Concentrate and speak. I want every language coming out of your tongue perfect and you listen right. I want your life to change towards prosperity and happiness that's what my purpose of life is. So, I won't, you listen.

(Students laugh)

Oh, I am not a salesman, I am not going to do it, you understand. I could have given you sheets, I can give you anything; that's why I brought the new tape, because even in 3HO people have not heard it before, you know what I mean? I want you to concentrate and I want you to utter.

Yes?

Student: (----)

YB: No, no, no, no, that is what MayaMaya The creative power of the Creator that restricts and limits. It creates the sense of limitation that leads us to identify with experience, the ego, and things. Because of this it is often thought of as the illusion that blocks us from the spirit. But, as Guru Nanak (see Sikh Gurus) reminds us, you need not be attached to the productions of maya. Instead they can be used to serve and express the higher consciousness and spirit. Maya is simply Karta Purkh, the doing of the Great Being. Maya takes the ineffable into the realm of the measurable. is, music is my... Concentrate, they will come, that is simple affirmation. Affirmation is very simple, just concentrate, first word you catch you will just go through it. Moment you catch the first word, so long you don't catch the first word it will buzz you. It is made that way. You know people go through gimmicks so many things are going on in the market you do not know what to do. Here we are a simple affirmation just catch it, grab it, make it yours and one sits, sits in your mind, sits in your head, computerize yourself, try, in the end I will tell you the words, it's not a big deal.

(Students laugh)

But for God sake, try it. If you can catch this affirmation you shall be happy; I am not saying you will be happy. You know English? I am saying you shall be happy and you shall be prosperous, there is no way out. Power of the word never goes uncaught. It is God, it is effective, it is total. So concentrate. Invoke in yourself the concentration and try to make no big battle with it; just try to simple as they can catch it, okay. Don't make a puzzling, all right. Concentrate.

(Tape 'Happiness...' is played)

(Tape stops)

Could you catch it?

Hey, play that bountiful, beautiful; just see whether they, they are just this is difficult. If it is difficult then we made it, the buck is with us.

The idea is to designate the words in such a way that once you can catch it automatically in your brain a pattern will be set for prosperity and happiness, there is no way out. The relationship is difficult because... What is the relationship between a teacher and a student? It's a relationship; oh tell me the answer. If a student and teacher meet, what happens? Anybody knows? Nobody in 3HO. No, no you know the answer, that's cheating, come on. Nah. Anybody? Spark. When the chisel and stone meets, what happens? Spark. Relationship between a spiritual teacher and spiritual student is that of a chisel, hammer and a self and there is no concession and any teacher who calls himself teacher gives a concession, ends up as a cockroach just for one action. True. You betray one student in his consciousnessConsciousness The nature of the self and being. In the realm of nature, awareness becomes consciousness. It is from the being itself. Being is expressed in consciousness through contrasts and sensations, in awareness through merger, clarity, and reality. , next life is cockroach. That is why I never kill a cockroach, no.

(Students laugh)

Well, it takes one mistake only and how great I may be, that's the next, I know it and it's for everybody to open eye. Therefore when you deal with a student you have to deal very personally with impersonal consciousnessConsciousness The nature of the self and being. In the realm of nature, awareness becomes consciousness. It is from the being itself. Being is expressed in consciousness through contrasts and sensations, in awareness through merger, clarity, and reality. . It's not moral or ethics, truth or untruth; that is requirement. You cannot misguide, miscalculate anything, you cannot lie. You have to be total, straightforward absolutely computerized, intuitive to deal with a student. If you can't just say, "No, sorry, I can't," or if you don't want to lie, say, "I will meditate and give you the answer later," and tell secretary, "write anything you want." But if you want to deal with a person deal personally with absolutely impersonal consciousnessConsciousness The nature of the self and being. In the realm of nature, awareness becomes consciousness. It is from the being itself. Being is expressed in consciousness through contrasts and sensations, in awareness through merger, clarity, and reality. . That's the first fundamental way of living.

Now we are playing something which you will quickly understand. This is for prosperity and happiness, it's difficult, okay. You may have to pickup the words, you got to pickup, pre-play the tape, so many times, learn it, but this is what it is. But let us see whether this works or not. Come on. This is little easier. It is a school standard and that is graduation, so this is a little different.

(Tape, 'I am bountiful...' is played)

(Tape stops)

You are okay. You can catch this. Right? That is little higher... No, no it is musically hard, too. But you want to be happy and prosperous, that's what you have to do. You want to listen to the music I have got ten, twenty, fifteen tapes, beautiful.

My idea is that after I had this sickness and the prayer worked and I am alive and well, not because of the medicine or the doctors or anything; it is the prayer, the power of the prayer which worked and it's working and so long it works... My idea is to give to you and to the generation the affirmation which shall work, they shall work. It's the promise of God Almighty to man; the word, the sound shall play the role and man shall be resurrected to the divine itself. There is no lie to it.

So what we have done is, put few words of Nanak which is a permutation, combination and made the equivalent balance, a computerized balance in English and put them together, that's all. He didn't create miracle but we know this is it, this is how it worked, this is the permutation, combination, NaadNaad The inner sound that is subtle and all-present. It is the direct expression of the Absolute. Meditated upon, it leads into a sound current that pulls the consciousness into expansion. , Naadam, Nindam, that's all three science I know. So put it that together, put that together and give it to you.

Play it again the first tape. Let them work it tonight. What is it, they are going to home and sleep, that's all they do. Let them work, why not?

Now concentrate for your own good. You know God is G-O-D, God. Good is G-O-O-D, good and you want goods, put the S in the end (?) center, and you know, G-O-O-D-S, goods. Play it.

(Tape, 'Happiness... Aad Aneel Anaad Anaahat Jug Jug Eko Ves...' is played)

YB (Over the tape): Nobility, nobility, nobility, Infinity, Infinity, Infinity, prosperity... prosperity, prosperity, Almighty, Almighty, I am helping as much as I can. Prosperity, prosperity.

(Yogiji sings along with the tape)

Aad Aneel Anaad Anaahat Jug Jug Eko Ves. Thou Lord recognize through time, space now forever within me. Happiness, Almighty, Almighty, Almighty, grace, grace.

You are okay, thank you.

(Tape stops)

Hey. Now you go home and work. You did very well. That calmness, that quietness, that arc line, halo, halo (?) you have ten bodiesTen Bodies We are all spiritual beings having a human experience. In order to have this experience the spirit takes on 10 bodies or vehicles. They are the Soul Body, the three Mental Bodies (Negative, Positive, and Neutral Minds), the Physical Body, Pranic Body, Arcline Body, Auric Body, Subtle Body, and Radiant Body. Each body has its own quality, function, and realm of action. . One body is the arc line or we call it halo. That's why you are called Hue Mann Being. Human being, now you are the light. Hue means the light. So you are very good. You have passed.

(Students laugh)

Yes. I have done my job, I am satisfied. It's not a matter of time. I can sit with you whole night. But that is how calm you should be. When you deal with your life that's how you should be; calm, quiet, steady, projective, happy, self-contained, self-sufficient, there is no more virtue or wealth than contentment. Contentment is the highest. Contented man cannot be bought, sold, cannot be destroyed. Contended is the one who has found the sound of God within himself. Happiness is your birthright, nobility is your projection, Infinity is your source, prosperity you must have. You can't serve without prosperity. It is truly useless to live off others. You know we householders, the swamisSwami Master. live off us, YogisYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. , Padres, priest, rabbis, Church, government, taxes, IRS, name; you work whole year and about three months to four months whatever you earn you give it to Uncle Sam. So he can make bombs to blow your top. And they have one word; security. There is no security in bombs; everybody knows it. Security is in the courage, in tranquility, in American strength of peace.

The American principle is we are very content and contained nation. We have only one nation in the world who has currency which in say, 'In God I Trust;' only one nation which has a shining third eye on a dollar bill. No, no, no, it's no joke listen to your own heritage. Don't, don't, blow it away, don't, please. We are the only one nation on this planet which has a currency which is green; that means prosperity. We have a third eye on the triangle. It's called trine of Infinity, we believe in the strength of contentment and we are most contained nation, why? We are, because we are all immigrant. We lick the dust where we came from and here was the land of opportunity and we, our ancestors valued it. We are acting crazy these days, that doesn't make any difference. We are. Two hundred and fifty billion dollars gone out; it's called saving and loans scandal. More than that is in HUD, who is in the HUD nobody knows. What's going on is terrible.

Two hundred billion dollars we spend in Europe to keep Europe, for what? Now the Berlin Wall has broken, we do not know what to do. We have strategy for every war, though we never fight. We couldn't even win Vietnam and that other superpower couldn't beat Afghanistan, you know what I mean? Both superpowers have licked their heel. We in Vietnam and they in Afghanistan. So both forces have found out forget it, war is not the answer. Now they talk of peace. But peace cannot be achieved; there is not peace of mind. Peace belongs to those who have very supreme courage, absolute nobility, tranquility and ecstasy. Peace mean remain peaceful, doesn't matter what. And as Americans we have a great national role, we have patience and we understand it and you should understand it too.

Play the Nanak's National Anthem.

Nanak five hundred twenty years ago came as a GuruGuru That which takes us from ignorance to knowledge; from darkness, gu, to light, ru. It can be a person, a teaching, or in its most subtle form - the Word. and he played the National Anthem, which is our American National Anthem. Exact word and sound is the same. I know you can't catch the words but just hear the tune. I didn't write it, so I am not responsible for it. But we play it and then we play the National Anthem, just see. It's exact same sound there is no difference. One is the National Anthem to Almighty God and one is our National Anthem, that's all it is.

(Students sing Nanak's National Anthem)

(Students stops singing)

Exact words which are in our National Anthem. Anthana sifti ke ananth; God is an Infinite and nobody has the capacity to praise it. It's a PauriPauri Literally step or ladder. Refers to a particular poetic form used in Siri Guru Granth Sahib. in JapjiJapji , Japji Sahib The Song of the Soul written by the First Sikh Guru, Guru Naanak Dayv Jee. Saadhana opens with a recitation of Japji each morning at 3:40 am. A mantra, poem, and inspired religious scripture composed by Guru Nanak. Japji Sahib gives a view of the cosmos, the soul, the mind, the challenge of life, and the impact of our actions. Its 40 stanzas are a source of many mantras and can be used as a whole or in part to guide both your mind and your heart. . Exact word balance and sound is correct to the last rhythm. It is in the praise of Almighty God, the Infinite; not this 'my God, your God, our God, blah, blah, blah;' the Infinite God and those who wants to experience ecstasy that's the step for them. Nanak said it, sang it and our National Anthem is exactly a sound copy of it. If you don't believe it, play that and play the National Anthem, it's exactly the sound copy. You know National Anthem? Play it, let's go.

(Students sing American National Anthem)

YB (Over the singing): loud, loud, loud.

(Students stops singing)

Now listen to the sounds, sound.

(Students continue singing Nanak's National Anthem along with music)

(Students stop singing)

Five hundred and twenty years Nanak satSat Existence; what is; the subtle essence of Infinity itself. in his meditationMeditation Dhyan. It is a process of deep concentration or merger into an object or a state of consciousness. Meditation releases reactions and unconscious habits and build the spontaneous and intuitive link to awareness itself. and he personified the God and God's Infinity in these words. Now the soundtrack of that and soundtrack of our National Anthem is the same. So you have a beautiful divine heritage; don't forget that. Today the walls are crumbling and man has to rise to understand which is the supreme power. Not America, not USSR; the God Himself, the Creator of all of us and the purpose of life is to see that Creator in all of us; in the bad and the good. Sometime people ask me question, "If we see a bad person what to do?"

I say, "Thank God, it is not you."

(Students laugh)

"If we see a good what should we?"

"Thank God there is something to be." But thank God.

Attitude of gratitude is only way of a noble man. An ecstasy shall come to you when you see God in all of us. So there is nothing to find God, it's a total sell out. God is in everybody. It's just like I have a diamond in my pocket, I am searching all over in the town; what stupid thing to do. Fifteen breath of life come to you, fifteen per minute. If God doesn't love you why should He give you life? Tell me.

"Khuda Pooche Ka Jannet Mey Pak Badon Sey Guna Kyon Na Kiye Kya Rahim Nathe?"

'God shall ask in the Heaven these pious people why didn't you sin? Didn't you

believe that I am forgiving?'

You don't trust God. You have your own code; you have your own conduct because you have your own ego. The highest state of man is who surrender his and her ego to his Creator, Almighty God. That's the highest state of nobility. That is the surrender not 'I initiate you, you get initiated, you give me present, I took away the present, matter ends.' No. That's not spirituality folks. Do not subject your spirit... never. Initiate yourself unto your path to your own God and...

Side-B

... When I got up all I heard was the Jap Sahib being sung, and I got to it, the doctor said, "Yogiji, yogiYogi One who has attained a state of yoga (union) where polarities are mastered and transcended. One who practices the disciplines of yoga and has attained self-mastery. ."

I said, "Stitch me up, that's it. You have done yourself, now I am all right. I don't need you anymore and send me back to the hospital room and I will be fine. Now I shall live," I said.

Later on he said, "What happened that time?"

I said, "Those who were praying they change the entire molecule, entire constituent of my being. I am okay."

Five years ago I came here I think. After five years I come again. But I am more humble and more grateful and many, many thanks to God. I have experienced that ordinary man can pray and extend my life, miracle has happened. We don't have to wait for it or see it. Power of the word, power of the prayer has shown its existence and I am in gratitude for that. That's why when my health permitted I came here and I go here and there just to inspire you to say God is within you and there is no more power, there is no super power, but the power of the prayer and that is within you. Do not subject yourself to another man to another thought. But be objective and receive that God within you. If you cannot have relationship with your own soul you have no relationship. Everything else is false.

You are irritated, you are discontented, you are dissatisfied, you are poor, you have problems because you have not found your own soul; you marry, you divorce, you have sex, good sex, bad sex, mutual sex, misunderstanding sex; but if you do not have the sixth sense there is no need of sex. It's ejaculation; that's what you enjoy. Ejaculate and do mental masturbation and your spirit is totally dead. You are not human. You are just a existence statue. Please understand, it's a very virtuous to be human, it's the highest of the highest of the highest and that's what you are. And it's a very simple and the simple and the simple thing to do. Recognize your own self. Just feel you are precious. You are in the image of God. Nanak said, Akal Moorat. God made you in His own image. You are not born in sin, have no guilt about it, be merciful to yourself, be kind to yourself, bless yourself, enlighten yourself, be noble for your sake; there is nothing more better than to be a human.

God has done His job, you should cash it and as American we are very good to cash an opportunity isn't it? We don't spare anybody, including the Honduras' bananas, Salvador's tin, forget it. Wherever anything is, we get it. Why can't we not get to our soul? It is in you, get it. You don't need my help, not at all. I found my soul myself, I looked at it and I said, "Hello, how are you?"

And she said, "Where were you all these days?"

I said, "Sorry, my apologies. Can we be friends?"

We shook hands and we became one. If you want to find God you will find it in English dictionary; that's where He lives. It's a word of three letters G-O-D, one who generates, organizes and delivers; BrahmaBrahma The Hindu God of creation, one the three primary manifestations of God. , Vishnu, Mahesh.

'Ekaa maa-ee jugat viaa-ee tin chele parvaan. Ik sansaaree ik bhandaaree ik laa-e deebaan.'

There is but, but one Infinite God, He has three aspects to it and those three disciples is one generate, one organizes and one delivers. Same we took three words and we made it God and we want to be good, we put an other O in it and we want things, we put S in services, in the end. Ah, English is a fine language. If you want to say it in Spanish you can, in French you are fine. But English is my basic, though I was born in India English was my basic language; I understand it. I have done my PhD in psychology of communication I understand the power of the word. I did it for the sake of my students. Nobody can touch that subject; it's a very vast subject, 'How to communicate?'

Your projection is what you communicate, your prosperity is how you communicate, your happiness is with what, which ChakraChakra , Chaakra The word connotes a wheel in action. It usually refers to the seven primary energy centers in the aura that align along the spine from its base to the top of the skull. Each chakra is a center of consciousness with a set of values, concerns, and powers of action associated with it. , with what intention you communicate. It is the intention which brings you the achievement. If you speak from this ChakraChakra , Chaakra The word connotes a wheel in action. It usually refers to the seven primary energy centers in the aura that align along the spine from its base to the top of the skull. Each chakra is a center of consciousness with a set of values, concerns, and powers of action associated with it. you shall command. If you speak from this ChakraChakra , Chaakra The word connotes a wheel in action. It usually refers to the seven primary energy centers in the aura that align along the spine from its base to the top of the skull. Each chakra is a center of consciousness with a set of values, concerns, and powers of action associated with it. you shall achieve. If you speak from here it may be hot and cold; truth is directly hurting, be careful. If you speak from here it will be nothing but compassion. You will win every heart. If you speak from here you will look like you are speaking two languages. If you speak from here you are a hooker. If you speak from the first ChakraChakra , Chaakra The word connotes a wheel in action. It usually refers to the seven primary energy centers in the aura that align along the spine from its base to the top of the skull. Each chakra is a center of consciousness with a set of values, concerns, and powers of action associated with it. you are pervert. Use anything you want. These are the seven centers in you. You have to be speaking from one point. So why not to speak from here? Why to go down? Don't go below belt. You will be fine.

(Students laugh)

All trouble is from navel downwards because the navel is the KundaliniKundalini Comes from the word "kundal"; coiled energy; the creative potential of an individual. . Below that is problem, above that is prosperity. If you are really selfish just understand it's a simple science.

You know lot of teachers have come in United States; I came because the will of God, whatever you want to call it; never bothered. Everybody told me, "Do this, do public relation..." I said, "Hey. One who has brought me here will take care of it." One... these are my words which should become yours. One which can rotate the Earth to create night and day shall take care of my little routine. Understand? Doesn't sound right. You call it fatalist idea. Huh? No. It is peaceful idea. It requires courage to understand the vastness of God. It's a acknowledgement. It is what the biggest Bible on the Earth, the dollar bill says 'In God We...

Students: Trust.

YB: In God We...

Students: Trust.

YB: Then trust it. The dollars will run around you. See, didn't do a thing. Somebody shook hand, see, they are, they are so many. They will go for somebody's education, or something good we will do with it but there are so many, God. See, you got it? It's somebody's month salary. It's not a magic I did like this. No. It was given. Why? Why somebody can handle this bundle to me? They trust. They think I am a conman, but they think I am a good man.

(Students laugh)

So those who think I am a conman they don't do. Those who think I am a good man they do. But it is my job now to prove it I am a good man.

You always have two alternatives. Go below the belt, go above the belt. Now go home.

(Students laugh)

And be peaceful. Tonight sleep well and drink lot of water please. That's my personal request. It doesn't matter if you wakeup in the middle of night to go to bathroom. It is required okay. 'May The Longtime...'

Students sing: Sunshine Upon You...

YB: All Love...

Students: Surround you...

YB: And the Pure Light...

Students: Within You...

YB: Guide Your...

Students: Guide Your Way On...

YB: Guide Your...

Students: Guide Your Way On...

YB: Unto Home. Today is home here on the Earth. Tomorrow unto home in Heavens and God be with you; SatSat Existence; what is; the subtle essence of Infinity itself. Sat Naam , Sat Nam The essence or seed embodied in form; the identity of truth. When used as a greeting it means "I greet and salute that reality and truth which is your soul." It is called the Bij Mantra - the seed for all that comes. Sat Naam , Sat Nam The essence or seed embodied in form; the identity of truth. When used as a greeting it means "I greet and salute that reality and truth which is your soul." It is called the Bij Mantra - the seed for all that comes. NamSat Naam , Sat Nam The essence or seed embodied in form; the identity of truth. When used as a greeting it means "I greet and salute that reality and truth which is your soul." It is called the Bij Mantra - the seed for all that comes. Naam , Nam The manifested identity of the essence. The word derives from Naa-ay-ma , which means "that which is not, now is born." A Naam gives identity, form, and expression to that which was only essence or subtle before. It is also referred to as the Word. .

Students: SatSat Existence; what is; the subtle essence of Infinity itself. Sat Naam , Sat Nam The essence or seed embodied in form; the identity of truth. When used as a greeting it means "I greet and salute that reality and truth which is your soul." It is called the Bij Mantra - the seed for all that comes. Sat Naam , Sat Nam The essence or seed embodied in form; the identity of truth. When used as a greeting it means "I greet and salute that reality and truth which is your soul." It is called the Bij Mantra - the seed for all that comes. NamSat Naam , Sat Nam The essence or seed embodied in form; the identity of truth. When used as a greeting it means "I greet and salute that reality and truth which is your soul." It is called the Bij Mantra - the seed for all that comes. Naam , Nam The manifested identity of the essence. The word derives from Naa-ay-ma , which means "that which is not, now is born." A Naam gives identity, form, and expression to that which was only essence or subtle before. It is also referred to as the Word. .

YB: Now go, go, go. Go.

(Tape, 'Aad Aneel Anaad Anaahat Jug Jug Eko Ves...' is played)

(Tape stops).

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