My Bright Word
No “One” Survives Beyond That Moment
DEVOTEE: Beloved Heart-Master, are we evolving?
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: What do you think?
DEVOTEE: I think we are evolving toward the astral.
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: What is so good about “astral”?
DEVOTEE: Well, nothing. But, as far as evolution goes,
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Is it?
DEVOTEE: Well, it seems to be, but I am in a dilemma. Is
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: There is this dilemma.
DEVOTEE: There is dilemma. Yes. Then it is part of the
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: What is the question?
DEVOTEE: Now I am really confused.
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: In this concern for “evolution”,
DEVOTEE: I do not really understand what evolution is, or
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: That is true.
DEVOTEE: That there is no evolution?
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: That you do not know.
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: What you know is this dilemma, this
The truth is that you are confused. There is this
You could take the abstract category of “evolution” and
Therefore, your question about evolution is not your real
You are this real question. But you conceal the question
Ordinarily, you do not verbally ask your real question.
Just so, the “answer”, so called, to your real question
There is absolutely no point whatsoever in talking about
The arbitrary formulation of “questions”, of artifices to
You are bewildered and confused by the total complex of
DEVOTEE: The suffering just goes on and on and on. It
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Death. That is what you want to get
DEVOTEE: But that is the only answer-ego-death. Why do we
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Keep fighting what?
DEVOTEE: This thing. We know we are fighting it – and,
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: The desire to “get out of this” is
Evolution makes no difference. Migration to the astral
The question about evolution represents a form of
When you awaken from a dream, you are not thereafter
Now, however, you are beginning to see the more
DEVOTEE: Even a Realized being must follow certain
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: A pattern of what?
DEVOTEE: A pattern by which the universe is ordered. Even
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: If it is different in each case,
DEVOTEE: There is no pattern that fits everyone, but
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Of course, there are apparent
If you are speaking of the causal center, the
DEVOTEE: That becomes true once someone Realizes the
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: They are your own patterns. They
From the point of view of My true devotee, there is no
When (by Means of My Avataric Divine Spiritual Grace)
Until you truly enter into Satsang with Me, you are very
Therefore, concern for those patterns is more evidence of
You are always already “There”. This Is It. There is no
When you are My devotee, it becomes obvious to you that
DEVOTEE: Master, is it possible to remain in the
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Apparently not. You can maintain
Everyone constantly tends to live as if separate. Even
When you enter into Satsang with Me, you no longer have
DEVOTEE: What are the responsibilities of someone who is
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: The point of view that you are
The real question is not how to become responsible. The
You will continue to seek (by all possible means) to be
Satsang with Me is the answer. Satsang with Me is the
This becomes a Real possibility only when you have begun
In Satsang with Me, all your techniques fall away, all
Some individuals become involved in an incredible
Everyone comes to Satsang with Me in the midst of an
From the point of view of the real question – the actual
Relationship itself is the principle and condition of
In Satsang with Me, My devotee has become available to
It is very difficult for human beings to achieve
When you truly enter into Satsang with Me, when it
As My devotee, your functional simplicity is obvious and
When you are released from the pursuit of Truth, you
There is no reason why diet, for example, should be
DEVOTEE: What seems to matter is whether I am willing to
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: You cannot “put your attention on”
DEVOTEE: Instead of “putting attention on Truth”, would
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Experiencing has nothing to do with
All these expressions you have used have the same form.
Truth always appears to the seeker as a kind of
When you no longer have any alternatives, when the search
There is no conditional state equivalent to Truth. Every
But all of these are forms of experience, of
Truth Is That Which Stands Out As Reality when there is
It is the memory of experiences – the persistent bondage
What appeared (in the past) to be the great moments of
The Real Spiritual process in My Avataric Divine Company
DEVOTEE: I feel a hesitancy to give up that aspect of the
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Good, very good. That is it
When you no longer have genuine alternatives, when you no
DEVOTEE: How do I bring myself to the point of not
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Wanting and not wanting are both
DEVOTEE: How do I get over that?
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: The desire to get over it is simply
If life begins only to hurt, if all the alternatives fall
DEVOTEE: I am already aware that none of these things
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: That is evidence of some small
When you are no longer attempting to immunize yourself
Therefore, as has always been understood in the esoteric
Until then, your questions are your entertainment, your
But, when your hunger becomes intelligent, when you
To begin with, everyone is a seeker. But, if you have
DEVOTEE: If Truth is the natural State, how did we come
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: You did not come to do it. You are
Therefore, the attempt to trace experience back in
At some point, you lose your ability to remain immunized
The religious and Spiritual traditions have often spoken
The traditional myth of suffering is that it happened to
All your seeking is based on the illusion that your
Therefore, the Real process of religious and Spiritual
Behavioral improvement can never be done to the point of
Freedom is Always Already the Case. Thus, Freedom is
The search makes no sense at all. It is an illusory and
There must be a lifetime of Satsang with Me. In other
DEVOTEE: What is the role of others in the pursuit of
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: I am not separate from you. I Am
DEVOTEE: What about the rest of humanity?
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Neither are they separate from you
I am not, in Truth, an “other” – nor do I, in any sense,
I Am your Very Consciousness, Consciousness Itself, Prior
I Am the Divine Self-Condition (and Source-Condition) of
The teacher who is “other” than you – who only
Your heart-relationship to Me-which is Satsang with Me
DEVOTEE: I experience You as not at all different from
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: I have not been talking about the
I have been speaking of the Divine Self-Condition (and
The notions of sameness or “difference” have no
The notion that, in some subtle sense, there is no
Truth is not a conditional state. Truth is not a
DEVOTEE: What happens after the ego dies?
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: You will see.
DEVOTEE: Well, I think that moment has happened to
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: Some experience you have had is
At last, the entire adventure of associating Truth with
DEVOTEE: Is Enlightenment (or Realization) a process of
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: From the point of view of My
In Reality, you cannot be gradually (or “more and more”)
There is no ultimately fruitful resort but to Truth
Satsang with Me-the devotional (and, in due course,
But people are always trying to return to the search,
People want to be filled with all kinds of things,
But that is not what the seeker came for. The seeker came
Satsang with Me does not support the search. It does not
My true devotee simply enjoys and lives the Condition of
In traditional literature, it is said that one who
As long as there is no devotional recognition-response to
Guru is a Function. It is not a form of status. It is not
To the seeker, the usual person, the humanly Born Guru
DEVOTEE: Does a person have a choice as to when this
AVATAR ADI DA SAMRAJ: All that occurs for any individual
When you begin to live this Satsang with Me (as your Real
In the life of My every true devotee, there has only been