What does it actually mean to be where you are? Most people often try to get out of their current state of thinking or emotion so that they can get into a different moment than now. In this satsang, Adyashanti emphasizes that pushing against anything only makes it stick. He explores what it means to get completely within yourself, where you are not pursuing somewhere other than here.
Topics Include: Looking for a Different Now / Nowhere But Here / Getting Within Yourself / Accepting Your Humanity / The Power of Not Knowing / Stop Pushing Against / Opening to the Infinite
Quotes from this Download: “Most people are trying to be here without being here.” • “Even negative emotions can reveal extraordinary depth and beauty.” • “When you encounter what’s there directly, then it releases its hold on you." • “The secret towards the entry into the heart of your being is just to stop struggling against it.” • “Consciousness is like water; if you don’t push against it, it flows.”
Recorded in Oakland, California on August 25, 2012.
© 2012 by Adyashanti. All rights reserved.