Adi Da Samraj (Franklin Jones) Early writing – yellow
pages – unpublished 1970)
I do the Heart’s work for my friends and all beings.
But there is no need to establish an elaborate cult and
ashram. Not the cult but understanding is necessary.
An essential place of congregation in a situation of ease
should be established. But its expense can be kept at a
minimum. It need accommodate a relative few. The world is
large, and I must go to it there is no room for it in any
I must also remain free to move, to make contact
Money can be devoted to these essentials, without
elaboration. When I move, what is necessary should be
provided by those who receive us.
The movement of money, work and devotion of those who
will become attracted to the Heart should essentially be
given for the benefit of all beings. It should be turned to
the world as a Heart-force. Our work should aid and create
an easier world of greater availability, essentially solved,
turned always to understanding and the Heart. Our gifts
should be love from the obvious source that is the
It is not that we should become engaged in philanthropy
or enterprise. We will merely create ease, space for hearing
and reflection. We will only turn men to the man of
understanding and to understanding. Then they will move in
the world according to the karmas of their creativity and do
the work of man. But we will only do the work of
understanding for the sake of man.