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INFATUATION ADDICT

Some time ago, a friend called to inform me that a guy we both knew had died suddenly of a brain hemorrhage in the middle of a conversation in a Delhi 5-star restaurant. 1,086 more words

Metaphysical Fiction/Stream Of Conciousness

ADVAITA IS NOT TWO

As a little girl, I discovered an interesting trait about myself—that, when I hurt others, as I often did, (almost always inadvertently, but sometimes intentionally—when I wanted to force them to look at their behavior through my eyes, see that they were wrong, and then choose to transform)—I would be just as hurt as they were, if not more. 1,242 more words

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FIRST FIGURE OUT WHO YOU ARE….

I confess that I am (or used to be) an impatient and demanding creature. The only problem with instant gratification in your case, as a friend laughingly told me a long time ago, was that it took too long! 542 more words

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MYSTICAL FRUIT

At dawn, I sink again into the sweet waters of the Absolute,

Sat-chit-ananda, sages call it, pure existence-consciousness and bliss,

And emerge with yet another pearl of great price in my hungry maw— 431 more words

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A DEMON CALLED HOPE

A long time ago in Manhattan, a wise friend caught my attention with this sad story—he claimed that hope too can be a demon, when used by the ego as a tool to keep us locked into demeaning situations. 1,005 more words

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DYING MAN ON A MISSION

A friend asked me to drive with her to the palatial home of a very old and sick man who lived alone in a prosperous north Indian town. 1,000 more words

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ANXIETY, BITCH GODDESS

I think that you might agree with me that it is rare to find a truly “good” human—a person you know instinctively is kind, compassionate, honest, transparent and loving—and not just to those who serve his or her interests, but to all beings. 1,652 more words

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