Passing Illness

Last week, I came down with a cold and was reflecting on the experience. The body was sick, the mind foggy, but peace and happiness where undisturbed. This reminded me of a verse in the Bhagavad Gita 2v23: Weapons cannot cleave him, nor fire burn him; water cannot wet him, nor wind dry him away. Notice how this mentions examples from 4 of the elements. The true Self is not under the influence of the elements. In fact, the elements rise from it so it’s the other way around. Not much work happened on the book preparations but I knew … Continue Reading…