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Gadhada I-73: Conquering Lust; Becoming Free of Worldly Desires

Summary

  1. Whenever a thought related to women arises in the mind, semen is discharged through the genitals; if one does not allow this, he has conquered lust and is called an urdhvaretā brahmachāri.
  2. Means to becomes free of lust by God’s grace:
  1. Maintain the strength of God’s upāsanā.
  2. Become free of desires from the panchvishays.
  3. Worship God.
  1. Means to become free from worldly desires:
  1. Ātmā-realisation, understand the greatness of God, and vairāgya.
  2. Become free of flaws by understanding the great Purush to be free of flaws.
  1. When one becomes free from worldly desires, then his indriyas no longer remain sharp and his desire to enjoy worldly pleasures is eradicated.
  2. Reasons for coming out of samādhi:
  1. If one still harbours desires for worldly pleasures, the worldly pleasures will draw him out.
  2. If one is extremely powerful, he can return according to his own will.
  3. If another person is much more powerful than himself, that person can bring him back.
  1. When in samādhi, if one regards the form of the manifest Purushottam Bhagwān to be inferior and believes the light of Brahma to be superior, a breach in upāsanā is committed.
  2. One who has surrendered his mind:
  1. He is enthusiastic in darshan of God and listening to the talks of God.
  2. He remains happy living according to the commands of God.
  3. Even if he is hundreds of thousands of miles away, he is near Shriji Mahārāj.
  1. One who has not surrendered his mind:
  1. He may be staying close to Shriji Mahārāj, yet he is hundreds of thousands of miles away.
  2. Shriji Mahārāj is afraid of even giving advice to him as He fears, ‘Will he accept it positively or adversely?”
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