Contemplations from Ram Dass

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Attend to keeping my heart open. Remember what Kabir said- “Do what you do with another human being, but never put them out of your heart.” Honor my intuitive heart and give it space and respect so that it provides a real balance for my intellect. Quite my mind. Free up my awareness so that… Read more »

Dying is Absolutely Safe

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People ask, “Do you believe that there is continuity after death?” And I say, “I don’t believe it. It just is.” That offends my scientific friends no end. But belief is something you hold on to with your intellect. My faith in the continuity of life has gone way beyond the intellect. Belief is a problem because it is rooted in the mind, and in the process of death, the mind crumbles. Faith, consciousness, and awareness all exist beyond the thinking mind.