Black Spirituality Religion : Value of God is known Only by the spiritual knowledge

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  1. dattaswami1

    dattaswami1 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Value of God is known Only by the spiritual knowledge
    The value of Nivrutti is infinite – none can pay its actual value.
    Its value is decided as total – sacrifice and total surrender of self.
    It may be just one rupee for – beggar and crore for crore owner,
    Little flour for Saktuprastha was – sufficient to purchase Nivrutti,
    Even crores of wealth of Dharma Raja – could not purchase it since
    Some thing remained after charity, - this is the justified value of God.
    Since a beggar purchased Nivrutti – just by one rupee, a crore lord
    Should not think that he can – also purchase it by one rupee only.
    The real value is infinite and – this is only the maximum possible value.
    You are sacrificing price for – priceless items in the world by ignorance.

    You have overestimated value – of items, which have no value at all!
    When God comes to you to sell – Himself for the same price since
    You have that much only, for – the possible maximum available
    Value in your case, even though – He has infinite value, you do not
    Pay even the price you have paid – for the valueless items in world.
    A chain of diamonds is waste for – a monkey and its value for it is
    One rupee by which some white – fruits similar to diamonds can be
    Purchased, when the monkey couldn’t – eat diamonds, it is thrown,
    Its value is not even one rupee, - monkey does not know real value,
    Since it is ignorant of value of – diamonds, value of God is known
    Only by the spiritual knowledge, - Jnana yoga is very important
    Through out spiritual progress, - hence Shankara stressed on it.
    A village lady got the same chain – of diamonds, its value for her
    Is only ten rupees, since she purchased – a similar chain of
    White beads, she cannot discriminate – diamonds and white beads.
    When the chain is lost – she does not bother about it since just
    Ten rupees are lost for her, - again ignorance is the basis here.

    A diamond merchant got it, - he knows its real value and hence
    Dances with bliss and hides it – in a locker carefully and if it is
    Lost, he will cry for it throughout – his life and is severely shocked.
    The reason here is the knowledge – of the real value of diamonds.


    Atheist is monkey who throws God – finding no trace of use from Him.
    Village lady is a devotee in Pravrutti, - God is just an instrument to
    Achieve worldly happiness, if God is – lost, just an instrument is lost,
    You have alternative worldly means - to achieve worldly happiness.
    The merchant is a devotee of – Nivrutti giving highest value to God.
    There are some special people, - one says that he does not need the diamonds at all.
    He feels that the diamond seller is – running after him to give chain freely
    And since he is not in need, he is – refusing it! If he feels that unless
    The seller sells the chain; he will be – punished by the king and so far
    None turned to purchase it, fearing – for punishment he is requesting us
    To take chain freely, then some body – may also demand some money
    Along with chain so that the seller – is saved from punishment of king.
     
  2. Angela22

    Angela22 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Being given to the Father and the Son whole heartedly without ever leaving off is what must come of one in the faith. The Father has given us something so precious in allowing His Only Begotten to be sacrifice for our sins, so that we might be salvaged from the fire. The Father has given us great teachings for understanding, and commandments that we may stay prudent. And He has given us hope that we may believe in the works of the Father and the Son, and His resurrection from the dead.

    Can we ever truly pay this all back? Only in eternity, and even then, we are still being given more and more, so we're also in great obligation to the Father and Son. And with this obligation comes great love, the greatest for the Most High.
     
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