A Mastered Life

A Mastered Life

Talks and Writings on the Laws Inherent in the True Guru-Devotee Relationship

To Be Lived with the Divine World-Teacher and True Heart-Master,

Ruchira Avatar Adi Da Love-Ananda Samraj.

Only edition, 1997.


Part One: The Guru-Devotee Relationship

The Most Basic Principle

Allow the Guru to Be Mindless

Realize Oneness with the Giver

The Pattern of the Master

The Tradition of Devotion to the Adept

Adidam Is the Way of God-Realization, Not Social Religiosity

The Culture of Respect

Part Two: Recognition of the Master

First Receive the Revelation

Divine Revelation Gives You Another Life

The True Heart-Master for the Whole World

Come to Me Free to Recognize Me

Conditional Existence Requires Resort to the Source

Spiritual Rebirth

The Heart Is Not Satisfied by Dissatisfaction

Part Three: The Vow of Devotion and Obedience

The Force of a Vow

Surrender Through Obedience

Remain Obedient, Responsible, and in Vulnerable Relationship to Avatar
Adi Da No Matter What Arises

When I Give You My Instruction

I Am Your Capacity

The Guru Is The Genius

I Speak the Truth

Live by My Word so that My Blessing Works

My Pleasure is the Measure of Your Practice

Duplicate My Pattern

Set Your Life Straight Today

The Bond of Love Between the Sat-Guru and the Devotee

Accept My Mastery

Part Four: Handle Your Life Business

The Sadhana of Discipline

Lay Everything at My Feet

What I Want to Give You

My Word Covers All Life-Business

Your Service to Me Is Always Direct

Handle Business Systematically

Agreements with Me


The Preferred Way

Your Vow to Me Is Prior to All Other Commitments

The Regenerative Disposition

Part Five: The Hard School and the Happy Way of Life

Sadhana Hurts

The Only Yoga Is the Surrender of the Dwarf

I Am a Fire

The Ordeal of Milarepa

It Can Be Easier

God-Realization Is Perfectly Possible

Maintain Your Commitment

True Realism

Your Vow to Me Is Mine

The Guru-Centric Sadhana

Guru-Bhava Is Intoxication

Part Six: A Fiery Calling

Bring Me A Gathering of Devotees Truly Under Vows, and Establish My
Authority in Its Midst.

Epilogue: How Magical! How Profound!

(224 pp.)


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