Once you get it and you are clear of what it is, then you stop questing for things in this world. Oct 19, Amazan rated it it was amazing Shelves: Hats off to him. So what's the problem? In an email by James to a questioner, he says the following:
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How to Attain Enlightenment: The Vision of Non-duality - James Swartz - Google Books
I thought that freedom was some kind of amazing, mind-blowing, incredible, transcendental experience. The ancient teachings of Vedanta, once available only to those who could receive them directly from the sages of India, are now accessible to anyone with a hunger for freedom and enlightenment.
There are no enlightenmentt topics on this book yet. See how James is misleading his students like Kathi. Names the surface it was all very wonderful, but inside I was rotten because I was not living the right life.
I came from a really good family and my parents were loving and kind people. The Enlightenment Quiz is just a teaching tool and a joke. Freedom from all my desires, from the sense of incompleteness and inadequacy. Vedanta uses words in such a way that they convey the knowledge of who I am. It was clear, concise, and interesting to read.
It is just a clear analysis of what reality is. I suspect that this book is full of five star information but like the friend who recommended it to me said, I will probably have to read it two or three times to get the full benefit.
In the ancient India, especially during vedic period, vedanta and yoga were not considered as two different schools… Vedanta was the theory and yoga was the practice… Many texts like Yoga Vashista teach them together as a single thing. I give a hoot to bogus frauds and quacks like James Swartz who jamex not yet realized the Swrtz and have not yet attained moksha. The German Enlightenment and the Rise of Historicism.
James Swartz – A Review and Critique by a Seeker
And I would also invite those of you who have any questions for James to look at his website and maybe email him. But I knew without a doubt that this time it was going to work. The worst thing was, she had the same prejudice against Swarz. But if it is only an intellectual idea, you can forget it.
Vedanta is just a system of thought arranged by scholars in a logical way based jamee Upanishads. Awareness is a witness, is a seer. However, while I'm still trying to g I sat ramrod straight and paid attention to everything he did and said.
Yes, sex, drugs and rock and roll. In all the other books of Osho, he covers a wide range of topics from different traditions like Yoga, Zen, Vedanta, Buddhism, Christian mystics, Hasidism, Sufism and more.
Nigel Canham rated it it was amazing Dec 29, There are no worries, however, since James outlays several everyday practices that can help assuage the daily agitations, help us grow, and mature into a person capable of fruitful self-inquiry. There seems to be a correlation between silently sitting in presence of an enlightened being and meditation.
Return to Book Page. If it is an experience, I can lose it. Now, your reply was just an emotional reaction to my blog, because you know James.
They still have all kinds of small self-centred desires and they keep right on acting them out. To watch the original video interview click here. The chapter on diet and energies is informative, though generalised- not gow who eats meats or fats is obese, tamasic and ready for hospital check out paleo eating, or the way humans enlightenmeht before rice and beans were farmed for the masses.
Read through the whole thing ,read and the paradoxes will come unglued. He saw great success as a businessman, but in he experienced a major epiphany that turned him away from that path.