Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life

 

Master Key To Imagination
Practical Spirituality Guide for Everyday Life
By Andrey Karra
www.divinemind.com

           
This eBook is dedicated to my Eternal Teacher, Sri Tulshi Sen, for I am forever thankful for his wisdom and guidance in my path on personal development and spiritual growth, and to my family for their undying support and inspiration. Thank You. 

               
 
The material contained in this guide is for informational purposes only and is meant to assist you in your study of reading “Ancient Secrets of Success for Today’s World” book and meditation on the four proclamations. I have made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information herein. However, the information contained in this guide is presented without warranty, either expressed or implied. No part of this publication shall be modified or sold in whole or in part in any form, without the prior written consent of the author. The image of a flying man displayed on the cover of this guide is by Martin Stranka.  
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Table of Contents
Acknowledgments ............................................................................................................3 Preface ......................................................................................................................................4 Powering Your World with Your Imagination ..........................................5 Formatting Imagination Into A Vision - Part 1 ....................................... 12 Formatting Imagination Into A Vision - Part 2 ....................................... 19 Why Can’t We Hold A Vision And Manifest It? .......................................... 27 Thinking Out Of The Box And Creating A New Vision ........................ 37 How Do I Expedite The Manifestation Of My Vision? ........................... 45 Inspiring Thought Is Mastering Life ............................................................... 55 
 

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com 3    .           Andrey Karra    P.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Acknowledgements   Before you begin your journey into the amazing world of imagination. I would like to tell you the source of the information enclosed herein. The wisdom that you are about to be presented with is not to be taken lightly or read as a novel. while you are reading this guide. seminars and webinars of my teacher Sri Tulshi Sen. If you want to reach me in private you can email me at andrey@divinemind.com. Here is to You and the Power within You. These very same principles have touched me so deeply that they became the pillars of all success in my life. the author of “Ancient Secrets of Success for Today’s World” book where he shares these secrets as he has received them from the Master who initiated him into the mysticism of the East and West.divinemind. or on my Facebook page. You can best reach me on Twitter. It is my privilege to be a medium of this wisdom and pass it onto you in this guide. transcribing audio recordings from various conference calls. I have spent countless hours gathering information from my own notes. at any point. Instead.S. please do not hesitate to contact me. The contents of this guide have their roots deep in the abyss of time and have been embodied by the Masters and Sages that ever walked this Planet Earth before us. Sincerely. If you take time to internalize the principles contained within this guide you will change yourself forever and as you change. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. If. you have any questions. so the world around you will change as well. imagine yourself sitting face to face with my teacher and just listen to the voice within you.

divinemind. but to evolve . Therefore. and to achieve any worthy ideal while enjoying life's beauty and wonder by utilizing a mental process of thinking. Every thing you see around you that is not natural. but made by men. Change is Life and quite often change. Every living being wants not merely to move through life without a purpose. had first to exist as a thought. to overcome the pain.and to continue the development of one’s personal growth. Thought is constructive. This development can occur only through the improvement of the quality of individual thought process and the ability to control it.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Preface   As the saying goes “The only constant thing in the Universe is change”. Individual’s thought has this incredible ability to tap into great Cosmic Intelligence and to attract from it that. Master Key To Imagination Guide will empower you and have you equipped with a new ability to embrace the change.to improve . whether physical and emotional. Master Key To Imagination Guide will take you through the process of how to use that power. you must first create them in a thought form. human thought is the spiritual power of the cosmos operating through men.                   Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. it diminishes the joy of life. desires.com 4    . and use it both constructively and creatively. which corresponds to aspirations. In order for things and conditions to become realities. and will. is associated with pain. As such. which requires specific knowledge and practice. a vision in some human mind.

Imagination is the source of vision.to inferior position? Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. How do we relegate the most powerful faculty of all .divinemind. and to become? That is what this chapter is all about and that is how you. Why is that? How can we control this runaway imagination of dread and begin to control our imagination and imagine all the beautiful things we would want to do. Most of us live our Sundays in our Mondays imaging the work place and getting very tensed up. or carry on an intense discussion with someone sitting next to us while driving and yet we image changing lanes. Some things we do automatically and we feel that we did not image it before we did it. That is when we allocate imagination into the world of fantasy. to have.a “may be” thought. What is imagination? Imagination is thought.our imagination . like when we eat or drive a car. It is very important to know what we mean by imagination. can and will empower your life. We seem to have this huge ability to imagine what we dread more than what we would love to do and to have.com 5    . if not the most powerful faculty of the human psyche. which is the substance of manifestation of the world we occupy and live in.the one we do not have confidence in or we really do not believe that it can happen.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Powering Your World with Your Imagination   Every moment of our waking hour of our life we carry an image of something we see before we do. An image in action is called imagination. Where does imagination come from? What is the source of imagination that flows into our mind? Imagination is very powerful. Every thought has an image. dear reader. getting off on the right exit or getting off the highway. We seem to have lost our Sundays or holidays just by imaging what we have to do on Monday and that is imagination too. Imagination dominates our lives. We do not feel that image consciously. also imaging the final destination we will be arriving at. We do not believe our own thought and even collectively we hear people say "He was caught up in his world of imagination or he just lives in her own imaginary world and does not want to face reality”. A thought without a vibrant image is a weak thought. It feels that way because we have turned that particular action of ours into a habit.

Yes. we deprive ourselves of the greatest power of the Universe that we have inherited from the Universe. We have to realize this fact and accept it before we can take action to take back control of our lives and imagine what we want to imagine. It is a comfortable proposition. Is this the way we want to live and then die? Of course not! Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. live in our imagination. Any new movies we make must follow the same pattern and the same ideas as the old ones. The choice is ours. For what? We really do not know. We can make it a romantic comedy or a horror movie. It is safe and comfortable to replay the old movies of our lives and create endless sequels and carry on. Everybody wants to be happy but what happens is that we live a life of constant dread and overcoming the dread each day is not being happy . Now. what to imagine regardless of our present state of our circumstances. Do we really have a choice of what kind of imagining we are going to do? The answer is yes and no. some of us have developed tendencies to live each new day the same as yesterday. As long as our imagination is under the control of our mind.it is just being comfortable. Some of us consider imagination an impractical faculty. and even change the circumstances if we want to by imagining it. The reference number in this case is the reference in the memory bank of our mind. Imagination is images that we conjure up in our mind from our consciousness and the mind is supposed to play them on the screen of our heart. if we do not have proper control of our mind then we will be replaying tragedies over and over again instead of playing comedies and romances. The reason why the mind rejects it is because the mind cannot find the reference number of the movie in its files and it does not allow it to be shown. or do. and manifest fun and plenty. That is why we live in the same kind of environment every day and we have gotten used to it.com 6    . Imagination is our ability to make movies in our mind and play them. we can imagine what we want to imagine if only we gain control over our own mind and know how to imagine. and then replay them over and over again. or have what we cannot imagine. What usually happens is that the mind sensors imagination like a sensor board and says "Not allowed" or "It cannot be projected". We cannot live or be. Enjoy it or dread it as the case may be. In fact. We stay small because we make our imagination an unimportant factor in our life. we are not allowed to imagine freely and we are only permitted to replay our old movies filed away in our memory bank. It is as simple and as plain as that.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life In essence.divinemind.

Knowledge Limits. while imagination embraces the entire world. Imagination is the power of the artist with which he creates art and then scientists come along and explain how that art was created. Then it explains what knowledge is. the whole Universe. However. Knowledge is our past. To corroborate Dr. What we imagine. means . which the artist has imagined. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. for knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand.imagination. which when translated. and ALL there ever will be to know and understand. vision. All of this may sound a bit mystical at this point to you but you will see a bit later how this piece of information will help you take back control of your imagination from the kludges of the hard herded mind that cannot laugh.the great artist.divinemind.Albert Einstein. So let's begin to take back control of our life and our destiny. That is why the creator of this Universe is often called . the greatest scientist who changed Newtonian principles . Science is the knowledge. Here is what he said about imagination: "Imagination is more important than knowledge. Einstein’s saying we would have to go back to the Sanskrit texts thousands of years ago where it says "Gyana habandha"." In essence what is he saying? He said exactly what most people do not believe in . Einstein said that imagination is more important than knowledge. while imagination embraces the entire world and ALL there ever will be to know and understand. he is a thinker. someone imagined internet and now we are able to share and distribute our thoughts with the speed of light around the entire globe thanks to imagination at work. Knowledge is important but it also hinders progress. This is why it is important to empower our life with the greatest faculty that we have been given . That is why Dr. which is common knowledge now. Imagination is the source of knowledge. Our previous knowledge would not have permitted us to think of the internet. He is more than a great scientist.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life This is why we seek success. This imagination will be ours today and for eternity. imagination is our future. However. his statement proclaims exactly the opposite. What have people spoken about imagination? One of the excellent references is one of the greatest men that ever lived in modern times. as it is limited to what we now know and understand.we think knowledge is more important than imagination. and manifest now becomes knowledge later. That is why we play the old movies of our imagination over and over again. as that is the region of science. Let's study imagination.com 7    .

We imagine loving. It is in our guts or our abdomen where our abdominal brain is located. In the darkness of the cave it engaged in deep meditation to see the vision of the ocean. He was intellect.com 8    . We usually use intuition if we do not see any other practical solutions. we intuitively know what we are saying. he could only calculate and he was very good at it . The intellect does not have emotions and living at the Spock’s like existence has become our habit. we imagine and the source of imagination is intuition. this imagination-the river. It flows onwards growing food.divinemind. Fish grows in it. Intuition is the dark cave from which the river is waiting to break free to merge with the ocean. bathe in it. When the river passes by. it immediately raises doubts in your mind. Loving is bestowing happiness on others. The cave from which the river flows in the dark regions of the mountains is the source of the river. We cannot separate the water of the river from the water of the ocean when it merges with the ocean. Its entire purpose is to bestow happiness to everything that it passes by. Intuition is not paranormal. Animals come to it. First. Intuition means inner tuition. and drink in it. However. On its path through hills and valleys and plains it nourishes the land. which regulates. at this point we must know what intuition is because we want to know the source of imagination. doesn’t it? Most of us define intuition as the reason for the paranormal. building towns and cities but taking nothing for itself. People come and thrive because they have the river.becomes the ocean. runs. Even when we say "I have a gut feeling". It is not gut feelings. It is definitely all that to those who do not recognize intuition. teachings from within. I know. However. When it reaches the ocean.he had no emotions. the moment I mention the word intuition. We see intuition as gut feelings that cannot be relied upon. When the river comes out of that cave it rushes out with one single goal in mind-to merge with the ocean and to become the ocean. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. Spock. That is pure imagination. Imagination is the beginning of visions. he could not laugh. The goal is to merge back into the great life after having traveled through plains and mountains and valleys. It flows out in a trickle and flows out for what? To offer itself to the ocean of life. It is a bit confusing but we must get a clear understanding of the intuition to know the source of imagination.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life If you ever watched TV series “Star Trek” you would remember a character called Mr. it gives and gives but it is not attached to anything. and drives all the involuntary actions of our body. we have to believe in our imagination.

Intuition is the voice of consciousness. week after week making resolutions for New Years but do we really want to be happy? Are we willing to make the sacrifice to be happy? There is actually no real sacrifice. There it is . to play and to laugh. This voice wants to frolic. Paul. Solomon a few thousand years ago said "Trust in God with all thine heart and lean not upon thine own understanding". nor could you read this very text. We think we have imagination but we do not permit ourselves to imagine. This voice calls us to action to bring us back home to the ocean. listen to our intuition. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The food you are digesting now is being done by the abdominal brain. Isn't it a crazy idea for practical people? Intuition is gut feelings only because it has not been used. as the world would say. And to corroborate that fact. is foolishness with man. Every breath you are taking to live-you are not consciously aware of breathing. It is entropy. Intuition is our relief from that box. We need to loosen up. your inner teacher. and does millions of actions every second in your body. This voice takes us where we have never been before.the life of eating. how do we loosen up? By practice. and dreading with a few distractions. the voice and not the chatter of the mind that constantly tells us what we need and what we cannot do. It is the wisdom of the Universe and so it is the foolishness of the mind. You are not even conscious of those vital actions without which you would not even be able to live. Most of us suffer from intuition entropy.the wisdom of God. We live day after day.divinemind. or the Universe. realizes the enzymes. really. the voice within with all your heart and do not lean upon your own understanding. So. and wants us to live a fantastic life. We are not familiar with intuition. who puts it very clearly. He said "The wisdom of God is foolishness with man". to love and to give. just like if our arm is put in a cast for 4 or 5 weeks and when the cast is taken off we cannot use that arm easily right away. a very astute man. We have to let loose our intuition. believe in the Universe. It is a life we really get ourselves in. This voice does not know limitations and this voice is madness to the mind. Listen to it. which digests the food. The mind has boxed us in and we are so uncomfortably comfortable with our life with no real imagination. That too is being done by your abdominal brain. We are stuck in the box of our mind. your intuition. Let me quote St. and regain our right to imagine out of the box. which we call pleasures. Then we can imagine from out of the box.com 9    . sleeping.

tainted by conditions. we will hear clearly the calling of our consciousness for us to form the vision of our life from the core of our being. we would still be living in the dark ages. it says there are two kinds of thoughts. Conditioned thoughts are generated from the senses and are driven by the senses. and develop the ears to listen to intuition filtering out the chatters of our external world. so it can obey the commands of our consciousness. to feel what we have never felt before. Unconditioned thought naturally arises. our divinity.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life You see. It is conditioned thought which the Ancients termed as impure thought. we watch TV. Most of the time when imagination comes out of our intuition it seems to be corrupted by our reasoning. This is a substitute for our frozen imaging faculty. what we end up doing is we let the movie makers do our imagination for us and we pay $9 or $12 to see the movie because we cannot live without imagination.com 10    . Purity and Impurity in this context does not refer to morality and immorality. So. Two Kinds of Thought “In the Amritabindu Upanishad from the Vedic text. How do we let it out? By quieting the constant chatter of our mind and when we have done that. If the thought evolves out of conditions. Sometimes we really fail to imagine great things.divinemind. If he did not imagine what he had invented and discovered. Unconditioned thought and Conditioned thought. Literally translated. The book “Ancient Secrets of Success For Today’s World” clearly refers to higher reasoning and lower reasoning in the form of pure thought and impure though in chapter 10 (page 75) under the cross header. we watch TV because we want to live with pictures that somebody else is showing us. Intuition is the source of imagination. which is the memory bank of our mind and its constant chatter. aching to come out in the form of our imagination. It defines the quality of thought. past and present. When there is nothing to do. it gives the meditations to conquer the fears that hold us back to imagine. The book also gives step by step instructions to liberate the mind from its dependency on the senses. it can only be conditioned thought. Deep down inside us is the urge to be someone or do something. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. So we relegate that imagination to the area of fantasy and that is exactly what Albert Einstein stressed "Imagination is more important than knowledge". Finally.” When the mind is trained and our Consciousness is liberated from the senses. it reads as Pure thought and Impure thought. defined by the source of the thought.

Isn't it exactly what we have been discussing? The mind is like a bird that has been locked up in a cage for a long time where it is so comfortable in its confinement. Life is a river. the word ecstasy releases immediate rejection for our mind and tells us “Come off it. the whole world.divinemind. I know. You did not come into this existence to endure a living but to live in ecstasy. So why postpone it? If we have a tendency to postpone it.com 11    . the river produces energy that powers cities. The book then gives the 3 steps towards manifestation of the vision and clearly explains how to do it. We have come here to celebrate life. That is the chatter of the mind and you should definitely make your mind understand that you are the Master of your mind and your imagination comes from the Universe. We have to understand that we cannot even form a vision without first having imagination for it. With the practice of meditations on the four proclamations given in the book and finally the ultimate meditation you will gain back your intuitive faculty and your imagination. and it is scared of freedom. You will control your mind and you will control your life. factories. its home of limitations. Imagination is like a river. When we are told to imagine by our intuition our inner teacher tells us what to do. The mind does not want to agree with that. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. imagination is our life. When we want to feel it we do not require anybody's permission to live a euphoric or an ecstatic life. and just do not overdo it”. We are not running away from our past. Our life is like a river. which will liberate the mind from the shackles of the senses and then you will be able to listen to your heart and create the vision for your life from the freedom of your imagination. and afterwards that we have come to live and to cherish. this year. We see before we do so. We know that we can be whatever we desire to be. It cannot flow backwards. We live on the leftover imaginations.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The book gives the ultimate meditation. for its ecstasy is almost an unachievable goal. When we dam it and then release it. This sort of feeling prevails in all of us when we engage ourselves in building a life of freedom. We have come into this world to experience what we have never experienced before. The past is like a river. So let’s stop wasting our Sundays anymore by living in our Mondays. then I hear the bird in the cage. We have all the power to be whatever we want to be. Our life cannot flow backwards. Whenever we move to live to be happy we should not be on guard in case we get caught up in our past. Imagination is the first step to visioning. If you live it you will manifest it. Power yourself with imagination and live free. be satisfied with what you have got. We must power ourselves with liberated imagination to form a true vision for our life of what we want to be today. We can have whatever we want to have and we know it is our right to feel ecstatic.

We are constantly battling against our circumstances and visioning future apprehensions by becoming “Masters of worst case scenarios”.divinemind. Mind is simply our memory bank for already existing knowledge. "Imagination is more important than knowledge. and to do but we think about what we would like to avoid. for knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand. Isn't that what most of us do . Imagination is the power with which we create. Hard drive is the knowledge. We do have a powerful imagination but our imagination is out of control. This fire can also cremate the same body. Most of us do not consciously link what is happening outside us to what is taking place in our mind or inside us. we look back and see what we were thinking about. Occasionally. We cannot think about what we would like to be." Most people. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. In the previous chapter we have discussed the relationship between knowledge and imagination as understood by Dr.envision worst case scenarios? Do we even vision the best case scenarios? What is happening inside people is nothing but a runaway imagination like a runaway transport truck down a steep slope on an icy road with no brakes. Imagination is the greatest human faculty that we have been gifted with. He feels that he has lost control of his life because he cannot control his circumstances and all the activities that are taking place in his environment. Albert Einstein. They do not realize that imagination is the progenitor of knowledge and Einstein said it clearly. we will not be able to create anything. to have. Let me repeat this.Part 1   There comes a time in a person's life when he sees that whatever is happening around him is going on inside him. while imagination embraces the entire world and ALL there ever will be to know and understand. put knowledge before their imagination. This power is like fire. It can warm our body on a cold night. if not consciously but subconsciously.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Formatting Imagination into a Vision .com 12    . "Imagination is more important that knowledge" he said. He also knows that this world around him and the world that he has lost control of is really out of control because he cannot control what is happening inside. Most of the time we do not even realize that we are in the worry mode. It has got all the memory. If we depend on our hard drive for all future work. It can cook a delicious dinner to nourish our senses and the body. What did Einstein say? I think everyone should burn it in their memory. We always have to be conscious of that.

Knowledge also shows us the value of imagination in our life. Knowledge limits and constricts our imagination. Now. We want to listen to it and our mind does not want us to do so. and manifested in our life good or bad. It is the meditations and proclamations that will discipline the mind to hold a vision. which speaks to us with a crystal clear voice that surfaces amidst the chatter of the mind. we cannot have an outside different than what is inside us. which is the absolute. we must meditate on the four proclamations over and over again. No amount of theory can train the mind. Knowledge will show us what we have imagined in the past. Knowledge guides us but cannot lead us. It does not come in order. Intuition is our inner tuition. We also know that knowledge is power. come to think of it.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Knowledge is our past experiences. Then we order this imagination. the mind aborts imagination before it can be ordered into a vision. comes from our intuition. We know the consciousness creates and we know that all imagination flows from our consciousness.com 13    . but reason to fit our imagination in its proper sequence and paint a vivid picture of what we see. only then we become successful. I will give you some exercises to cultivate your power of imagination. We must learn to imagine and control our imagination to control our life. It corrupts our imagination and tells us that it is a fantasy. You can read all the books in the world and attend all the seminars in the world on the subject but if you do not train your mind through the proper way. We will learn to imagine and then order that chaotic imagination to turn into a vision. Imagination comes from all directions.divinemind. the four proclamations are given. Imagination. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. It transcends all knowledge. knowledge is not power but the use of knowledge is power. not the reason that it is not practicable. the teacher within our consciousness. Cosmos means to set in order and harmony. when we realize that our outside will always be same as our inside. It will become forgotten. Imagination flows out like a river from the cave of our intuition. To train the mind to prevent it from corrupting our imagination. Then we can create our vision. put it in the right place where we use our higher reason. Man's purpose in life is to create and the basis of creation is imagination. and when we can control our inside. the power with which we create our vision. Corrupting our imagination into a fantasy. It is chaos. it will only remain with you as knowledge. I will repeat this to you again. We make the chaos into a cosmos. It helps you release your imagination to be creative. formed a vision of with that imagination. When we realize that our outside will always be the same as our inside. To understand that.

the mind will give up.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life So. Also. Imagination is the picture in motion. We imagine all the time. We must not give up. on our inside. must be able to control our inside to think the thoughts we want to think. he saw a banquet before him. It will submit to you and will listen to you. a poor farmer. he thought "If only I could have a bed to take a nap". It is like learning to walk. he saw a refreshing glass of water before him and he thought "Wow!" He quenched his thirst and wished "If only I could have some sweets and some food". we all stumble. after day. He had nobody.com 14    . we must keep at it no matter how many times we have failed. which is distilled for us. I will keep on doing this the way I am doing it day after day. Eventually. after day. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. at the same time. After having the meal of his life. The farmer decided to rest there for a while. At the base of the tree trunk there was a pond and the shade. then we have become successful. Our mind can make us imagine what we do not want to imagine. There was a small village far away from anywhere with no access road to the nearest town. The following story . To arrive at this state you need to practice assiduously. Who has not stumbled? You must get up again and again and keep at it until you have trained your mind not to rely on external. All of us must have gone through this. which challenged the scorching sun. no family to help him to farm. Half way to the town the farmer saw a beautiful tree with long and strong branches fulfilled with rich green leaves. The following story is in the book but I am going to tell you this. As he was dosing at the shade. but first. he thought “If I could have a cold glass of water it would be great”. If we give up. He had to walk with a sun beating down on him to his heart. You will stumble.divinemind. Think of this as your journey through life. Also. just travel with me for a little bit in this story. He was all alone. There lived a farmer. He did not realize that he was sitting under the wish fulfilling tree. Ah. we try to imagine what we do not want to imagine but we do imagine things around us.think about it. resting at the base of the tree. Before he knew it. what have we left? That is what most people do. Then you can control your inside. In the heat of the summer day he had to go to town to buy seeds for his next crop. when we realize that our outside will always be same as our inside and when we can control our inside (controlling the inside can only be done by meditation on the four proclamations and the four steps of visioning). The mind must be trained to completely rely on our consciousness. We also. for our use in the book. thoughts in pictures. Shortly. We have to train our mind and the training must be done through the system given by the Ancients.

This tree is your consciousness. do not know what they want. is for worry. Before you can vision. the same power that created this magnificent Universe. He was still sitting under the wish fulfilling tree. go on vacation or having a soul mate. Imagination is more important than knowledge. It is because they have no answer. all circumstances and every condition in your life within the past or in the moment was brought to you by your thoughts on this wish fulfilling tree. To make a list of what you want. If we imagine at all. It will only fulfill them instantly. if used at all. We must train our mind not to fall for that. If you ask them "What do you want?". Most people's faculty to imagine has been atrophied and has gone stiffed. a new automobile. He immediately thought "If only I had a house to sleep in on this comfortable bed" and the house was there before he knew it. That is the first thing that we have to accomplish. We have stopped imagining. He thought "What will happen if now a ferocious man eating tiger comes out of the jungle and eats me up?" A ferocious man eating tiger appeared and ate him up. You need to understand several points discussed below. he got worried a lot. you must have imagined what you want. We move and have our being under the wish fulfilling tree. he got a little worried. Controlling imagination is secondary. You have to make a list of what you want immediately. Most people. we have to learn to imagine.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life He was lying on the most comfortable bed before he could even speak the thought completely. I am going to give you some guidance on how to develop relationships. The fulfillment of one wish led to larger and larger wishes. It is individualized cosmic consciousness. Before he knew it. they get agitated with you. This power works. If there is an answer at all.divinemind. a new condo or a house. As a matter of fact.com 15    . let alone by our brains. Right now. have a job promotion. he wanted the most beautiful woman as his wife and plenty of children to help him on the farm and there he was surrounded by his family and wealth. they will tell you what they do not want. we imagine what we do not want to or what we want to avoid because our imagination have not been used. Everything. It will not judge the wishes. Take a piece of paper and make a list of what you want immediately. These exercises are called imagination stimulation exercises. Imagination. We have to loosen up our capacity to imagine. which cannot be comprehended by our mind. First. Step one. Worry is imagination. I am going to give you a few exercises for imagination. however. When he saw what he got just by wishing. or family life. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.

Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Think of some other things like business or professional accomplishments whether you want to write a book, travel around the world, find romance in your life, help making your children successful and making them financially secure. Think about financial security for yourself, building self-esteem, or being a public speaker. There is the whole list of other things that you can think of. I just gave you these to actually stimulate the list that you can have. Mind you, I may have missed a lot but you must make a list of what you want immediately. Let's write down the points. We do not have to go into elaboration of each point right now. Step two. Pick one item you want each day from the list. You can have as many as you want. Do not restrict yourself. Do not let your mind stop you from making the list because at that specific moment it may feel like a fantasy to you. Do not fall into a trap of “I'll do it later” mentality. If you truly love yourself, you will do it. You will not do it for me or anybody else. You will do it for yourself. Make a list. Let your feelings loose and let go, let it happen. We cannot allow our imagination to be boxed in- in the dungeon of limitation of our past conditioning. Take a piece of paper and write it, write the list. Treat it as a game but do not fake it. We cannot concentrate on the lie. That is why the book was written to show you the truth that your imagination is the basis of all creation. Your imagination is the same imagination with which the Universe was created by the creator. The book tells you over and over again what the Ancients tell you “As the Macrocosm, so the Microcosm, and as the Microcosm, so the Macrocosm”. This way they tell you “As the Universe, so the Individual and as the Individual, so the Universe”. You are the spark and the Universe is the blaze. Each spark has the same power of combustion, the same ability as the blaze and it can also develop a blaze. So make a list. The sole purpose of this exercise is to loosen up your capacity to imagine. Step three. Every day without fail set aside five to ten minutes after your mediation on one of the proclamations. Never fail to meditate on the proclamations as it is explained in detail in the book. Take one of the items on your list and start imagining. Keep a notebook or a journal and a pen handy. Start imagining from anywhere, which means you do not have to imagine going on a vacation by beginning with a plane ride or a train ride, or buying a vacation package from a travel agency. If you want a luxury condo you do not have to start by buying it to start seeing yourself sitting in your study or living room entertaining guests and let your imagination fly all over the place. Your imagination must engage all of your five senses. You should be able to see everything in three dimensions and full color. You should be able to smell everything because everything has a smell. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.divinemind.com 16   

Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life A house has a smell, an automobile has a smell, even vacation has a smell. It is that salty air from the ocean or the smell in the Caribbean. It has a nice smell, smell it! You should be able to touch and feel what you want like a house or a relationship, or your children’s embrace, or your condo's floor, or walls, or rugs. You will be able to even taste the air in the condo or the vacation, or the automobile. You will hear the sound of the vacation or the waves of the ocean, the voice of your companion, the steps in your new condo, the sounds of your children’s voices, and the rustle of your soul mate’s clothes. Let your imagination create the raw footage of your movie that will be edited by you later to make the vision, which is ordering your imagination into a vision. Step four. Time your imagination sessions and if necessary set the alarm clock or set the timer. You must discipline your mind. If you feel that your imagination is not showing as you want it to do, do not stop it. Do not stop the session. Sit on that chair or wherever you are and say "I will stay here for the duration that I have allocated myself whether it will be 5 or 10 minutes". You will see that you disciplined yourself. Your mind will give up and then you will enjoy this reverie but do not go over your allocated period. If you say 5 minutes, keep it for 5 minutes. If you leave it, do not continue with it. Get up and go, and do whatever you have to do. You will see that it will be with you throughout the day and you will see how your imagination is losing up. Remember, your imagination has been atrophied or gone stiff out of misuse or nonuse rather. Do not go over your allocated period ever, even if you are enjoying the ride of your imagination. When the time is up, just get up and go about your daily work. Next, try to have imagination sessions during lunch time and then before your go to bed but every time after your meditation on the four proclamations or whichever one proclamation you are meditating on. This will absolutely give you control. It will give you control over your own mind. Remember, the mind makes you and the mind breaks you. Thus, the four proclamations will give you control over your mind. You will then get intuitive instruction and you will get ideas while you are having your imagination sessions. By the way, do not ever skip your imagination sessions. That is a date with yourself, date with your life. This is romancing with life. Even if it feels funny, just do it. Once you have done it for about a week, then you will understand the value of it. After you do that, make sure that whatever ideas come, you write them down. Make sure that you write them down without any delay. You will get lots of ideas, mundane or exciting. It does not matter. These ideas, however mundane or exciting they may be, write them down. I can assure you, you will not be able to remember them. Just write everything down in you journal as it comes and do not try to edit it.

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Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Do not try to modify it. Just write it down even with your eyes closed. Write it down, scribble it fast because while you are writing the mind will try to edit and modify it to soothe itself. Remember, you are loosening up your imaginative faculty. Just write what comes to you. Do not share the ideas or imagination sessions with anybody. It is for the benefit of those people who are around you, whom you love, for the benefit of whom you are doing it for. Silence is power. This exercise is called "Living in Reverie". A reverie is awaking dream. Awaking dream is a vision. Visionaries are the architects of the Universe. We have to learn to dream and live our dream. When we consciously choose to discipline ourselves to let our imaginal hair down and let ourselves go to the regions, the distant regions of imagination that we have never been before, we will have a blast. We loosen up, we lighten up, we turn into laugh and smile, and then we can dream the impossible dream. As the song goes in the South Pacific: "You have to have a dream. If you do not have a dream, How are you going to have a dream come true?” This is absolutely intuitive that you learn to imagine. This is such an important factor in your life. It does not matter whether you are a CEO of a company or you are running a family. All you have to do is vision but you cannot vision if you do not have imagination. People need hope and vision. A great leader cannot have his followers filled with anxiety. When we do not have a vision, that is when anxiety picks up. The whole idea is people have to be able to develop their vision and what they need is the power to vision. There is a section on imagination on page 48 in the book. In the third paragraph, it says: "To train the mind to believe that we create out of No-thing is our mission in life. We must face the trials, tribulations, and seeming challenges of our daily existence with the knowledge that we create from No-thing and we require no pre-existing materials to manifest our desires. The challenges that besiege us are gifts though they appear troublesome. Each time we overcome them we come closer to our real Self, our Consciousness, and come closer to the idea that Consciousness produces the circumstances and the materials required to meet and overcome the challenges. Each time we accomplish a Vision by creation, we become more aware of who we really are; we also become more confident in of our Divinity.”

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If it does not see anything that is in the memory bank it will resist it and will call it a fantasy. Our intuition is the inner teacher. do I see myself as strong and powerful and equal to man? Do I see myself as a romantic and willing and able to face all obstacles that may come in my journey to success? Do I see my beauty and realize that beauty and strength are synonyms? See. For example. How do I see myself as a man. through the channel of intuition. or a teacher. which is our consciousness. the Master within. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. beauty is harmony. The beauty of the human being is the strength of the human being.divinemind. Then there was a vision of Copernicus who was the first person to formulate a comprehensive heliocentric cosmology. A vision is an organized imagination on a particular aspect of our life. We often say "He has a 20/20 vision". As a woman. When imagination comes from the intuition we receive a lot of resistance. the vision of Columbus was a fantasy to people at that time. As a coach.that is a vision of me? How do I see myself as a father or a businessman. or a hazy vision. or a coach? As a man. what do I see? Do I see a strong man or a mediocre man? Do I see a Hercules who can overcome obstacles? How do I see a man who buckles under in the face of obstacles or runs from obstacles? Do I see a man who wants to be powerful and is willing to do anything and everything that is proper to become great and powerful? As a woman. do I see myself as a powerful tool that benefits organizations and individuals? Where does imagination come from? Imagination comes from two zones or two areas: o From our past experience. Our mind is the region of our past experience. Organizing it is a vision.com 19    .Part 2   In the previous chapter we discussed that imagination is the foundation or the raw footage of the vision of our life and it comes in a chaotic state. what is a vision and what is imagination? Where does imagination come from since life is centered around imagination and vision? A vision means sight. The vision of a new way to India was a fantasy. It is only the superficial beauty. a woman . From where? From our mind. our memory bank.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Formatting Imagination into a Vision . and o From the absolute. So. do I see myself as a leader in my organization? Do I see myself as a great friend to my partner and a strength to my children? These are visions. What we see is our vision. That means he can see clearly. We can have a clear vision or we can have a fuzzy vision. which displaced the Earth from the center of the Universe. as a professional coach.

the caterpillar crawls and crawls. If we believe in that we end up living the life of recycled visions. We have always thought that we need the substance and as such. which your vision holds. Solomon. When creating the imaginal cells. You have to understand. This resistance goes on and then the imaginal cells dominate even more. said "A nation without a vision shall perish". Today. You have to remind yourself who you are and the four proclamations proclaim who you are in the book. This is which comes from the absolute. The whole caterpillar becomes like a pig soup. It drinks the nectar of the flowers the same way when you start imagining from your consciousness. the caterpillar gets scared of itself. Then one day it stops and from its own body it creates a cocoon that surrounds itself. all those visions have been transcended. which futuristic writers call science fiction. like guck inside the cocoon. it can only drink. those cells are scientifically called imaginal cells. So. from the inner teacher. Individual is a nation into himself.com 20    . See. it creates a cocoon and then creates imaginal cells. The Ancients knew about this. we have to have a vision of having no vision. It fights those imaginal cells as if those cells are going to destroy the caterpillar itself. If we do not have a vision we will always have to live somebody else's vision. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. Keep on meditating on it. one of the wisest men ever lived in the history of time. The pain of crawling and living that caterpillar like existence becomes intolerable.divinemind. so we can even say "An individual without a vision shall perish". Your mind will resist it and you will be fighting it but do not fight it. The butterfly cannot eat anymore. Even if we do not have a vision. We need a vision. We cannot move.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life His vision was a fantasy too. The caterpillar gets destroyed and then wings emerge from that guck. Solomon was a King. This is very well expressed in the nature of metamorphosis of the caterpillar. from your intuition. We cannot even get in the car without a vision of where we are going. we need the substance and the circumstances to form a vision. which becomes a butterfly. he was wise. The problem in forming the new vision is the lack of belief that you create from no-thing. This caterpillar metamorphosis is changed into a butterfly created out of the guck from the imaginal cells. slowly changed into the “new” you. Keep on it assiduously and all of a sudden you will see the “old” you that you hang on to so closely and that gives you all the pains. It eats more than its body weight throughout the day.

There were people who wanted to go back to slavery in Egypt. angry. We can live and move. and live in anxiety. it becomes a vision. a CEO. to take command. we get a sense of helplessness. Ordering is to set imagination in the right sequence. Our imagination. even with a sense of helplessness. be proud to have. a vision that they are willing to stand up for. there were resistances inside the group. when we edit the slices and set it in the format of a movie. A vision. what does supervise mean? Supervision means super-vision. which they can only buy with their emotional currency.com 21    . They become agitated. Whether you are a parent. He realized that he has to give his nation a vision. the vision that is super beyond the normal. So. he gave them a collective vision. Leadership starts with a vision. Solomon knew that. the leader then needs to prepare his people to earn the currency. However. When we do not consciously form a vision of what we want to be. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.divinemind. It is the raw footage of our “would be” movie. a husband. or for the daily activities. The tendency to go back was always there. let’s go over how to order imagination into a vision. He must give them a vision or help them build a vision. Spartacus who was a slave himself and who wanted to free the slaves gave the slaves the vision of being free. as we discussed before. and to supervise imagination. destroys anxiety. stressed out. a boss. is a movie that we create in our mind. After that he will be able to sell them the common vision. for the day. Then. which is formed by us. It is not really the movie. A great leader cannot have his followers filled with anxiety. When Moses gave that vision. a vision. a genius drowning in anxiety becomes an incapacitated genitor. Anxiety is a vision of being what we do not want to be. initiating rebellions against the vision of a promised land. they do not have that emotional currency or preparedness to buy the vision. it is absolutely necessary to have a vision. The leader's first order of the day is to give his people a common vision. He also knew that when an individual does not have a clear vision. He may have a genius with him.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life He also knew that most individuals do not make an effort to make a vision for their own life. a wife. and have our being in that vision. Moses gave his people the vision of a promised land and that vision sustained them for 40 years going through the desert. He becomes a liability. what we do not want to have and to do. People need a hope and a vision. The word order is the key. Let's stop here for a moment and ask. We cannot live without a vision for a moment. We feel that all the time we are what other people or our environment wants us to be. or a friend. they do not know what they want. If at that time. and are willing to face all the obstacles to bring that vision to life. You must have a vision and a vision needs belief. Furthermore. which is the final product.

and the reading alone will not bring you the vision. the reading. A vision is never static. How can the lesser comprehend the greater? The solid. and the affirmations. We jump off the boat.thing and without hands or feet. We cannot be a caterpillar and then decide to be a butterfly and have both. All the knowledge we have and all the education we have becomes a load if we do not jump off the boat. we have not crossed the river. Remind yourself that all the time. Vision is a living entity. You have to let it go. In the book it is called "jumping off the boat". All we have in this whole Universe is made out of no-thing. A great messenger in the Greek mythology. Crossing the river is the meditation. the meditations. even the table is not a solid. Every great philosophy. It is evolving. so the Individual and as the Individual. Nobody disputes this. which is our boat. so the Microcosm and as the Microcosm. It breaks up the old like the caterpillar that has to be destroyed to become a butterfly. when we cross the river. We are still the caterpillar but when we jump off the boat. which is energy. We create out of no-thing. So. All we have is made out of no-thing. The particles are waves. we have gone to the other bank and if we still stay on the boat. When we want to cross a river. We need the boat to cross the river. takes us to the other side to our vision. But then the affirmations. The mind cannot comprehend that. tells us "As the Macrocosm. all great teachings confirm that and it has sustained itself for thousands of years. we need a boat. like when we see a flower or a beautiful baby's face. That spark can create the same blaze. It grows. yes. Then we have to start living in the vision. We must practice seeing it as a vision. both in the east and the west tell us that “As the Universe. The Ancients across the world. What do you mean? The chair I am sitting on is no-thing? As a matter of fact. it is no-thing.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The Universe is a vision of the creator. It grows. Hermes. A flower is the reality and it is the vision at the same time. We live in particles. There is no difference and there is no contradiction. so the Universe”. A reality is the vision. The creator made it with no. A vision is a living entity. so the Macrocosm". The same is with individuality. It breaks up the old. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. Becoming the vision is the key .the moment you start living in the vision. It evolves and spirals up. then we have crossed the river the same way that knowledge. It is particles there. A vision the individual has is the spark and the Universe is the blaze.divinemind.com 22    . The mind cannot accept that. A vision is the reality.

That is why we need a vision. Not long ago we would be called mad if we said that this is what we have in mind. The individual is a spark. You have to know who is visioning. Keep your vision and imagination sessions private. who is designing. by all means discuss it! Otherwise. they will say that they are stuck there. Since in the previous chapter we have touched a little bit on the aspect of privacy regarding imagination sessions. It is our memory bank. That is why it should be kept private. You never know where this infection is coming from. which we call mind. Infection will not come from people you do not trust. the same aspirations as you do. and the Universe is the blaze. We give it commands and it will give us the output but it needs the input. etc. Remember. close friends.com 23    . the injected doze of doubt will dissipate your powers. You should remember that. Even if they do not say anything. when we play hockey or soccer the vision is to win the game and the vision is how we play the game. I would like to expand on that more. if not resisted. we would not have internet today. was successful at all times. That infection.divinemind. Do not set a date or deadline to manifest your vision. When you talk about your visions and your aspirations to other people and they do not think the same way you think. as it is simply a hard drive in our computer. That is why the four proclamations are given and they actually proclaim who you are. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. silence is power. The mind does not know. their look or a rising eyebrow could affect you. Imagination is curtailed by circumstances. the infection of doubt. Unless those people have the same mindset as you are. For example. significant others. When we see the Universe. Science does not know what a thing is. Most of the time it will be your parents. as it is a very important topic. It can have a tendency to destroy your vision or bring in doubts. they can infect your vision with doubt. Do not let the mind answer it. The spark can create the same blaze you can. There is a difference between a goal and a vision. Now scientists say that matter is not a thing. Matter has dissolved into mystery. Science does not know today what matter is. The mind prevents us from giving the input if it does not find it in its memory bank.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life It is also made out of no-thing. but it will come from people who you have a lot of faith in. can multiply like a virus. We would not be able to hold live conferences via internet and have people attending them right across the continents. Ask any scientist. If this guardian at the gate. That is where this infection will come from. we must know that it is all inside us.

“See the harvest already white”. for they are white already to harvest". He told his disciples. It has been completed in our mind. that is an intellectual impossibility. it is not time bound.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life We see the whole game in its entirety being played out by us. For example. He used a metaphor that boggles the intellect.divinemind. That means a vision is being it and then holding the vision. Lift up your eyes. The manifestation is time bound but not the vision of the game that we played over and over in our mind. it is not time bound. We see with imagination. If you go to page 47 and look at the third paragraph. and look on the fields. There are yet four months. Jesus of Nazareth. a worry is a vision of what might happen and it may happen next year when your contract runs out and you see yourself without a job. That means you have to “be” it. he says. “behold”.com 24    . We vision who will make what movements. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. not the vision. an eye of imagination. When we vision that our assignment has been done. Imagination is the eye of consciousness. A vision cannot be locked in time and space but the manifestation of the vision must be in the three dimensional world and has to be locked in time and space. It takes four months for the harvest to be produced. We even vision that the goal that we are required to shoot to win the game is time bound because we have so many minutes to score the goal. not the physical eyes that you have. Conditions are time bound. in the allocated time. we have already seen it being done. The Master knows the conditions are fulfilled. At that time it is a contradiction in terms when we vision it. We only see ourselves winning the game and laying on the ice or grass exhausted and victorious. You experience fear of the vision of not having a job long before it happens. then we will see the Universe getting to work to synchronize everything for us to finish our assignment in “by when” time. Just like the worry. I say onto you. When we vision the assignment. Lift up your eyes. A goal of completing an assignment has to have a time of completion. In the book there is one beautiful example. The words are be and hold. with pristine clarity drew a picture of visioning and seeing the vision already fulfilled without depending on any conditions. The goals are the components of our vision and that is the manifestation of our vision. "Say not ye. and then cometh harvest? behold. The Master takes this natural phenomenon on farming and any farmer knows that this is time bound. it says: The Great Master. Now.

which is an extension of our vision too. The visible is sustained by the invisible and we have to remember that always. we need “by when” for the business world and for our own world. rejected him but Spain supported him. It is absolutely true. but through the Atlantic going west. just like binoculars are extension of our vision including the TV. The Master takes the natural phenomenon on farming as the metaphor. His own country. not the end results we can have given the circumstances.divinemind. That picture is not in the TV. All of these things are the same thing. what things so ever ye desire. The creation in time and space is impossible if it is first not created in our heart. There are always two creations. This is the same thing that all the great teachers of the Ancients taught. When we watch TV.one in our heart and the other one in time and space.com 25    . and ye shall have them”. The eyes are extension of our vision. we have to focus on how to get the desired end results and we have to start with the end results first. He did not want to go through the Cape of Good Hope though Africa. Italy. The ancient wisdom of Solomon reconfirms the same: “As a man thinketh in his heart. just like our glasses are extension of our vision. and what audios they hear. He tells his listeners to see the harvest at the same time as they see this land. if you go back to page 32. which means vision. so you never do anything. Then again. We have to focus on the end results we want to see. He did not consider himself how. what videos they see. which was Vasco de Gama’s way. Most people see the end results on the basis of what they can see. when ye pray". He was looking for India not through the Cape of Good Hope. You see it being done and it is done. “believe that ye receive them. all the teachers of the Ancients taught us this. and all the other requirements are fulfilled. Remember.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The eyes do not see. which is our consciousness. there was no Suez Canal. so is he”. All the Masters. Yes. If we break the TV we would not see it there. we are watching people raising their hand in China and we see them in that very moment like today. the weather. such as irrigation. I refer to this because people in the western world can recognize this more. Everyone knows that it takes four months for the crop to grow provided all conditions of cultivation. It was a dangerous path. When Columbus was looking for the route to India from the west he saw the end result of going to India. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. How to get to desire and result? Can it be possible to not need to focus on the how and still trust that the desired outcome will happen? That is the question that is in most people's mind no matter what book they read. he tells the disciples "Therefore I say unto you.

which comes from the part of our consciousness that says anything is possible. knowing that your consciousness is the creator. The required scenarios will appear not by magic but by holding the vision. You have to handle all the problems as they come. how can it be possible not to focus on the how and still trust the desired outcome will happen? If you live in the vision all the required scenarios will come not from your past experience.com 26    . that when he reached America. So. Your consciousness is the creator. If your consciousness is the creator it will create the desired results. what do we do? We hit it with reasoning. All metamorphose accompanies destruction of the old. Imagination comes from our intuition. “Success is being able to hold a vision without faking it. the change will take place. Now. holding no doubt and believing that you will have it because this is how the Universe is made. This is our conditioning and it will take some time. it will not be easy but what else can you do but practice? Practice. Otherwise. There are two kinds of reasoning: o The first kind is the higher reasoning. but from seeing things that you have never seen before. It is a vision of failure. It will be like that caterpillar fighting its own imaginal cells and we will see the metamorphosis. and practice. which comes from the past experience and present conditions. Assiduous practice of the worst case scenario on the other hand is imagination by itself.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life He knew there was a way and he saw the end vision so much so. he called the place India.” Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. o The other reasoning is the lower reasoning. you start again. Then.divinemind. that requires assiduous practice. practice. The only way to overcome the lower reasoning is through assiduous practice. Success is not having money. Hold a vision. It will take practice like meditation to break through. which is still called West Indies. My consciousness is the creator. or the Indies. you will be living in perpetual doom and gloom. Assiduous practice means if you are not successful the first time. What we have to do is to vision the best case scenario. The visible world is sustained by the invisible. He had a vision.

Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Why Can’t We Hold A Vision And Manifest It? Time on itself is very meaningless as it is simply a tool that we use. is the greater conqueror” –Gautama Buddha. Now. Your reality is your creation and consciousness creates everything out of no-thing. In the Copenhagen interpretation it says "Consciousness creates reality". Then why can't we hold a vision and manifest a vision? What do we mean by no-thing? This is what it is. Everything is real in the dream yet our body is lying in bed. in a dream we bump against another car and we have a car accident. We get hurt. In a dream we live amidst solidity. he. Consciousness creates reality. or the solid thing that we may be standing on. “If one man conquers in battle a thousand men a thousand times. This is so important. consciousness is the creator. You must embrace this statement in your heart if you want to be successful. It takes assiduous practice to conquer the aspect of time before our vision and. We know it is not solid. most importantly. For instance. say the chair. he. the belief can materialize in the three-dimensional form out of no-thing. Reality is observer created. Then we have to ask: why don't we create things we want to create? We know that we create by visioning. We cry. We know that it is particles that are reduced to waves and vibrations and they are moving. and if another conquers himself. These proclamations are not mantras. We bleed. What do we mean by substance? That is the question that we have to stop and ask. we know today that matter is no-thing. why are we so hung up on time and why can't we hold a vision and manifest a vision? “If one man conquers in battle a thousand men a thousand times. When we ask science what is matter. Matter is not a thing. It is one of the four proclamations in the book. they say we are stuck there. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. is the greater conqueror”. Let me repeat this. the floor…. This something that we are sitting on.divinemind. the latter. We wake up from the sleep and say "I had a dream". They are the proclamations of who you are. It is ridiculous because we can touch it and we can feel it. Science today has come to the conclusion that consciousness creates reality. and if another conquers himself. So. The question is: how do you know that was not real and the waking up is a dream? We don't. the latter. Consciousness is the creator. We are now relying on circumstances and on our present conditions. The mind cannot believe that the vision can physically materialize out of no-thing.com 27    .

In the book it says very clearly "Nothing affects us more than our mind”. We rely too much on our intellect. The reason we cannot hold on to a vision is because either we do not want it badly enough or we believe that visioning alone will not get for us what we want. Intellect comes from two words intel and legere. Thought is imagination.divinemind. That is what we call a materialist. we will be called insane. If that is the case. then we have mastered our circumstances. and not the money they want in their imagination. We have to understand this. Our consciousness creates substance. why can't we hold a vision and manifest a vision? Because we cannot believe in it. That is a hard thing to do when we are not used to it. Our entire dependence is on matter. is the true secret of success. depends on conditions. If we cannot depend on the vision to get we what we want. so we are. money they have. Is that real? Is that rush that is coming through your body real? So why can't it be for the good things you want? Because the belief is not there. To train the mind to know the truth that consciousness creates everything out of no-thing. taught us that as we think. All the Masters who taught us. We cannot hold on to a vision that we cannot believe in. Chemical changes take place in your body just by imagining what you do not want. and fever. stomach ache. that everything is made of and made with consciousness. which are processed through our mind. How often do you get sick just imagining fear that has never happened. The whole purpose is to control our thoughts and to hold our thoughts. Sub means below and stance means what we stand on. I do not believe it but our mind's eye is seeing it. circumstances. Our thought is our imagination. Your imagination is the eye of your consciousness.com 28    . That is a hard one to accept because we are all in the "show me" state of mind. A vision can only be a vision if our mind agrees to believe it. then there is no release anywhere. If we do that. That means if I do not see it. We cannot concentrate on a lie. What is substance anyway? It comes from the two Latin words sub and stance. Let's stop for a moment and ask ourselves. like fear of heights or death? That fear is so real that you get eruptions in the body. If we can depend on the riches that our vision holds. one who depends on pre-existing materials. which means to choose between this and that. That is why we cannot hold it.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Our mind truly cannot believe this. then we will be buffeted by circumstances the rest of our life. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.

The intellect is the driver of the chariot. When we are in control of our mind. We are told “The spark of the blaze is equal in power to the blaze because it can produce the same blaze”. and as the Individual. mind.by continuous practice and detachment to the process of creation. We are told throughout history the same thing in all parts of the world. would we? No way. so the Macrocosm”. it is a passenger in the chariot. and you are the consciousness. which guide the horses. so the Individual. The Masters say that just because our consciousness has been awaken. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. it becomes that color. which is the body. This is the state of affairs with your life as you drive through life. we would not be happy. The driver of the taxi is our intellect. It says that consciousness is a rider. let's vision this idea.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The Mind is the ultimate bully and we get bullied by it all our life. we are in control of our life. We say “As the Universe. It will not allow any thought to enter your heart and your consciousness if it does not find an identification point. The body. You are the consciousness and your engine are the senses while the steering wheel is your mind. If we went on a taxi and we told the taxi driver to go north and he goes south. We have hired the taxi. it does not mean a thing if we do not have control over our mind. where your consciousness wants to go. this metaphor that is given in the book from Upanishads says "Our individuality is made up of consciousness. Whatever color we dip it in. our body. which is your body. let's backtrack a bit. The intellect must hear the mind. The body. In most cosmogeny it says that “God and Man are One”. so the Microcosm. Let's vision this picture. where to go. These turbulent senses are the horses. which is the intellect. intellect. it is your consciousness in the passenger seat in the chariot. that is our body and it must obey us.com 29    . mind. and as the Microcosm. The Upanishads of the Vedas draw the vivid picture of our individuality. I am talking to you intellectually now. The reigns. The senses must take you to where you want to go. For example. intellect. and intellect". and senses are the equipment of consciousness. and the senses are the equipment of consciousness to take you to your destination. All limitations are of the mind and all freedom is of the mind. Are we in control of our mind as much as we would like to be? How do we control our mind? The ancient Masters have one answer and that answer is not an easy one . is the mind and the horses are the senses. This example.divinemind. so the Universe”. We are told that “As the Macrocosm. mind. So. Now. so I can enter your heart through your intellect because your intellect is the security guard. body. The passenger tells the driver. The mind is like a white piece of cloth.

being the brain. how we create our world. In general it goes like that. we will find the vision. this is an allegory. the earth. Spirit is consciousness. so the Microcosm”. Now. From spirit came water and earth. Then the muskrat found a piece of earth on the bottom and brought it up. We hold that vision with the mind. We know even in astronomy the sun rules the brain center. That means he can do what God can do. Everyone has their own story. That means we do what the creator does. trend. It was told to us in the cosmogeny that “As above. “In the beginning there was only water. All the major cultures tell us that you and I are the creators of the world. If we dive into the spirit of life. The creator creates and we create. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. They tried again and again. It was imaged.divinemind.it was all done by imagination. There was no place to rest or to stop.com 30    . We dive into our consciousness. Then we have the Vedic cosmogeny. So. This is how we create everything. by looking at all the allegories of creation including our Universe there is one thing in common. As the Macrocosm.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The man is made in the image and likeness of God. Then the beaver went down and brought the earth in his hand. dries it. We go deep down in our consciousness. The genesis of the western world has their story of creation and there are allegories in the beginning. We put that vision on the earth and the sun. bring it up to the surface and put it on the turtle. they dived down to the bottom of the water but could not reach any bottom. Then we hold the vision with patience and it holds as a manifestation. the vision of the earth and that becomes the manifestation. The sun from above dried it and that became the earth”. from spirit comes matter. and longevity of the movement. This is in every culture and we know there was no shore. A drop of the ocean has all qualities of the ocean in that drop. The turtle is a symbol of patience. there was no earth. In the native Indian culture the story of the Turtle Island has different variations depending on which part of the North American continent and which tribe we are talking to. If we notice. Why are these stories given? These stories tell us how we create our world. So. He brought it up to the surface of the water and so on until the turtle's back was filled with the earth. These are the metaphors to tell us how and what we can do. In all cultures all across the world the water represents spirit. The turtle is us. our own world. but where could he put the earth? He put it on a turtle that was floating in the water. hold the image. so Below. The image is the same as the object that reflects that image. the native Indians of North America have their story of the Turtle Island. There was only water. several of them. there was only water. The muskrat and the beaver and all the other animals were swimming tirelessly.

being void of those means the earth would not exist. the kingdom of heaven is within us. from his naval cord came out a lotus and on that lotus was sitting Brahman. That is how we relate our 365 days in a year. In the meantime.com 31    . The intellect is those two monsters. That is how we relate our 24 hours. At the same time as he was imagining the world was being created. the consciousness immediately went deep into meditation and asked the preserver "Help!”.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life It was for the vision of spirit that the earth was created. One was too much and the other one was too little. Brahman meditated and then through the center of the eye came enlightened energy. That is concentration and attention. pain and pleasure. there was no time and on the fourth day God created the sun and the moon. How can anything be without form and void? We know heaven is our consciousness. Creation of the sun and the moon distinguishes time and space. When the world inside you matches the world outside you. The mind is continuously suffering either from too much or too little and wants to consume our consciousness and say that we cannot create. bitter and sweet. to put it in the most modern language. the creator. So. there was no time there. two monsters came out through the ears of the preserver. To take charge of our mind we have to take charge of too much and too little. these monsters come out of the ears. However. in the Vedic cosmogeny one of the stories is that vision or the preserver of this Universe was laying in an ocean in a deep sleep. What we hear we cannot resist. the vision of what we hold is already ours if we can hold it with patience on the turtle. This is how we get rid of the two monsters that are preventing us from holding the vision and manifesting the vision. what happens? Our life is regulated today by too much and too little. our most invulnerable senses. So. Heaven is within us. then you are in heaven. and that is what the first proclamation “Consciousness Is The Creator” is about in the book. in the genesis of the Bible God said “Let there be light” and there was light but before that God created heaven and then the earth was formed. There was no earth because there was no shore. The whole objective of those two monsters was to devalue the creator. Similarly. It destroyed the too much and too little. In this sleep in a dream state and from his belly button. There was no place that the animals could stay in. as we know. which is consciousness. Do not forget. He was lonely and he imaged.divinemind. Among the five senses. The earth was formed out of consciousness. At the same time. So. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.

then we can hold a vision. whatever we taste is consciousness. I will have paid homage to my life. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. The power of the Universe destroyed those two monsters and we have to do it through meditation on the four proclamations. We want to have a good day. That is living. Bored means a whole. have a magical day. I have come to reach out and feel all that I can feel. We have come to reach out and feel all that we can feel. all that I have never felt before. was meditating on. We will be caught up in the confusion of existence and existence will become a burden for us. Once I have accomplished that. whatever we see is consciousness. As long as we are not bold enough to step out into the unknown and experience life to its fullest. and all that we have never felt before”.” That is exactly what Brahman who came out of the belly button. the epilog. Although this is just an allegory it shows us very clearly where the problem is and how to solve it. whatever we smell is consciousness. whatever we hear is consciousness. That is what we were born to accomplish and be victorious over. This power destroyed them. I would like you to read this portion first… Awakening from the self imposed dream. “We have come into this world to experience what we have never experienced before. We are too busy mastering other people's egos and we do not pay much attention in mastering our own ego. We have to feel it and that is why there is a second proclamation in the book “Everything Is Consciousness”. To train the mind to know the truth that consciousness creates everything out of nothing and that everything is made of and made with consciousness is our job. Recycled days we are living every day.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Consciousness cried out to energy of the preserver and from between his eyes came out the power of the Universe to combat these two monsters. Why can’t we say we want to have an exciting day. We live every day like yesterday. too much and too little. That is the first step but where is the vision coming from? That is the second. Is the vision coming from our past or is the vision coming from acceleration to ecstasy to reach out an experience that we have never experienced before? If we go to the book and go to the last page. we will feel bored. that rule the mind. a nice day. sometimes it is euphoric because we have experienced it. have an enchanting day. As long as the idea can be implanted in our mind. the naval cord of vision. Boredom is one of the causes of our stress. have a charming day.divinemind. Try to soak your whole being with the following statement: "I have come into this world to experience what I have never experienced before. He was trying to experience what he had never experienced before. most important thing. Make ourselves the Masters of our own world. have a euphoric day? Even if it is painful.com 32    . Whatever we touch is consciousness.

for a walk on a leash instead of the Master taking the dog for a walk. Therefore. We wake up with a thought of our love. The mind thinks that it is all that there is and denies the power of consciousness. We are asleep in a dream state and we are entrapped in a dream struggling to awaken. We must release ourselves from this self imposed dream that surrounds us at this moment and form a vision of the reality that we truly desire. When the servant rules the Master we get an upside world. We often ask ourselves “What if my vision will not manifest?" Our mind does not allow us to. Applying ancient secrets of success we can create a life of abundance and joy. a life we are meant to live. Romance starts with loving oneself. afraid to leave our dream because we feel it to be our reality. where is our vision coming from? Our vision must come from our heart. The mind wants to take over and control our consciousness. which is our mind. Life is a romance. The mind cannot see beyond this moment. while we work. A deeper look at this analogy would be that the dog. The mind is the instrument through which we created our world. As long as we maintain that attitude. It needs to be on a short leash and handled by consciousness. not from our past experience. It does not allow consciousness to vision what it cannot understand. We do not care about anything else but our love. The mind is like a dog. Our consciousness must take command and control of our mind. Our divinity and our unity are our oneness. we go to sleep with a thought of our love. the only thing we can think of is our love. we are the Universe. nothing is going to be hard. It does not allow the consciousness to vision what it cannot understand. yet afraid to awaken. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. we give up on romance.divinemind. which is the very foundation of the mind. which is our consciousness. the mind has a thousand eyes. It is a revolt of the servant. nothing is going to be tough. It is like falling in love with ourselves when we are madly passionately in love. The mind has a thousand eyes and it cannot stay focused. It is loyal but it is not focused. So. During the day. Our desire will come from the feeling of what we do not have now and what we would like to have but remember. We have to take charge of our mind before we can do it. takes the Master. an intense urge to touch the ends of this Universe and know who we are in this dream of existence. becoming “A man of a few desires” is essential.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life We have a need. The mind cannot see beyond this moment.com 33    . Romance is the reason of our existence and when that is taken away by the burden of day to day tolerance of the slavery of the intellect.

The mind cannot feel. You do not live in your yesterday. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. continuous practice. What alternative do we have but to keep on practicing? The alternative is living the present day life that we have and then beating the time till the end comes. then you will die and we will drown. spiritual. We have to learn to concentrate but the mind is like a scorpion in the story of the scorpion and the frog. And dead YESTERDAY Why fret about them If TODAY Be sweet!!” Today’s sweetness is your vision of your life. is what is happening in most of our lives today. It can only be done by practice. the frog was very giving and said “Ok.divinemind. as ridiculous as it may look. We cannot learn to swim by reading a book on swimming. it can only be felt. No amount of theory can train the mind. No beginning. you know that I cannot swim. I will drown and die too”. the western and the eastern. It is the same with training our mind to obey our command. Imagination is eternity. Consciousness is eternity. The scorpion then told the frog “Do not be silly! If I sting you. The secret to success is to train the mind to obey the Master and the Master is consciousness. Most of the cultures have exactly the same teachings. it can only calculate. Eternity cannot be conceived by the mind’s five senses. You do not live in your tomorrow. no matter how great that book may be. You do not even live it now. get on my back”. We have to enter the water and learn by practice. Eternity is not starting from one place and then stretching to endlessness or contracting to smaller and smaller to endlessness. Imagination does not live in now. This has withstood time for thousands years by great Masters and Sages. So. This is universal.com 34    . and intellectual information proves that. If we drown. There is no now. Omar Khayyam’s beautiful verse says it all: “What boots it to Repeat how time is Slipping under our feet: Unborn TOMORROW. assiduous practice. no ending. Every metaphysical. The scorpion came to the frog and told him “Take me across the river to the other side” and the frog said to the scorpion “I cannot because if I take you on my back you will sting me”. That is why Plato put a circle around the space and said eternal. These teachings do not belong to any part of the world. The method of practice to train the mind to follow our command can be easily achieved by the practice that is given in Part 2 of the book.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life This picture. Eternity is not conceivable by the mind.

which is the mind.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life As they got to the middle of the river. The bird of the cage sat in the cage and sang the song that had been taught to her. our consciousness. will continue to experience the pain. The pain will still be there. so he could not hold himself and stung the frog."I do not know". The bird of the cage replied "How can I go to the forest? I cannot. Somehow by the wondrous work of the almighty they met and fell in love. I will not let myself be caged and shackled". He could not hold the vision. Knowledge is still the realm of the mind. His instincts got the better of him. forgot his purpose. the scorpion. He forgot that the other bank is his vision.com 35    . realized it is too late . no matter which university we come from. It is comforting. That is creating a touchstone of our life. The frog died. Knowledgeable people who live a stressed out life or mediocre life. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. unless we can polish our stone and use our stone. It is a mystery what the almighty had in his mind. The bird of the forest said "No. You will be loaded with knowledge and will end up being a very knowledgeable person but still the same. the intellect. he said. No matter how educated we are. You can gather hundreds and hundreds of books and in the end you only will have more knowledge. the scorpion. This stone or the philosopher's stone has different names in every culture. The whole purpose is to recognize the touchstone. stay with me in the cage. we are incapacitated. Do not allow the scorpion's sting to come out. our mind. There were two birds. and the bird of the forest. The bird of the cage said to the bird of the forest "Come. The scorpion drowned and died as well. That is why the complete “how to” system on the four proclamations and the ultimate meditation is given in the “Ancient Secrets of Success” to know who you are and how to center yourself for success and vision from the center to the circumference. and well protected"." So. one that was living in the golden cage and the other was living free in the forest. the bird of the forest sat outside the cage and sang the song of the freedom of the forest.divinemind. in euphoria. The bird of the forest told the bird of the cage "Come. If we do not know who we are then we would not know who is visioning and why we cannot hold the vision and manifest the vision. We have to live in ecstasy. This is a story of the bird of the cage. secure. let's fly away free to the forest together". more theory. No amount of books can teach you anything. no matter how much money they have or how little they have. The frog looked up and said “Why did you do that?” The mind.

full of agony. The bird of the cage said "I do not have the strength to fly". Come. The bird of the forest said "Look up at the sky. They stayed alone in their own worlds and hit their wings against the cage to feel each other and to love. The bird of the forest sighed "Let go of yourself. The bird of the cage heaved "I am in this place for comfort. As Einstein said "Imagination is more important than knowledge". We let go and let it happen. tidy. neat. live with me and enjoy the security and comfort that go with it". There is no trouble. The bird of the forest said "No. "No. The bird of the cage responded "Look at this golden cage. I do not want to sign taught songs. They looked at each other's eyes but one could not understand the other or convince the other of the freedom of the forest or the luxury of the cage. the songs of freedom?" asked the bird of the forest. "Why don’t we learn the songs of the cage?" replied the bird of the cage. I cannot live in your golden cage. release yourself amidst the cloud and spread your wings.divinemind. and secure". That is when we begin to believe. They ducked each other's face. replied "No. It is absolutely blue. it is surrender. Fly with me and feel the freedom". luxury. There are no limits anywhere". Hitting her wings against the cage. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. When we feel that. and I am well protected. This is the tale of the two birds. Imagination is the greatest power in the world. the bird of the cage with great pain said "Come closer!" The bird of the forest. there is nowhere to fly" said the bird of the forest. The bird of the cage replied "How can I go with you to the clouds? There is nowhere to sit on the clouds".com 36    . if I come closer the cage door might close and I will never be free again". I want to sing the songs of my heart. it is furnished.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life "Why don’t we sing the songs of the forest. I do not want to sing the songs we are made to sing." "How can I sing the songs of the forest?" asked the bird of the cage. They fell in love with each other but could not reconcile their feelings. not submission.

they haunt us.divinemind. This system is distilled and laid out in the book. They are stressed out. The mind wants to take over our life. Stress and tension have lowered their self esteem. They are stressed out more than ever before. and then brewed.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Thinking Out Of the Box and Creating a New Vision We now live in a different world than we lived in a few years ago. The playing field of life has changed. is preceded by destruction of the old ways. All the formulas in the world in terms of thinking and getting what we want become ineffective. We know our thoughts create. Our mind can do anything that we train it to do. The most interesting fact is that they are wealthier than ever before. which is our consciousness. The mind cannot hold the thought that it has never experienced before. How do we take charge of our life and make the mind obey us? The mind is only the operating system. as we know. We want to hold on to the old ways with our dear life because that is the only security we know.com 37    . We just pour hot water and voila-we are successful! Neither is it a hard work. Success is not instant coffee. We always carry a thought and these thoughts are molding and shaping our life now. Only then we will get a great cup of success. All change is preceded by destruction of the old ways. Success is a discipline. Let me repeat this: all the formulas in the world in terms of thinking and getting what we want become ineffective because we cannot think the thoughts we want to think. We seem to get attached to them. grounded. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. All change. The thoughts that we are thinking now are the thoughts we want to think? Can we get rid of those thoughts? Sometimes thoughts are like ghosts. We live our life today at “want” speed. We have to discipline the mind to obey us. they say they are living under stressful conditions. It needs to be roasted. As such. To describe it at best. we must take charge of our mind and then only we will be able to train the mind to obey us and carry out our commands. Success is not instant coffee. Success is a system. nor has any memory of it. There are more jobs available than before and people have more opportunities to build enterprises and businesses with less capital than before. Why are they stressed out then? That is the question. The caterpillar had to be destroyed to develop into a butterfly. Our mind cannot comprehend the “want” speed. consciousness is life. The old ways do not work anymore. The butterfly was a caterpillar. fraught with dangers and anguish. Most people live a traumatized life and the worst part is that they do not realize that they are living a traumatic life.

the ancient Masters created systems and practices for the individual to take control of the thinking process and as a result. The Masters of antiquity knew that all limitations are in thought and all freedom is in thought. You will have all the money in the world if you know how to think the thoughts that you want to think.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life We cannot force irrelevant thoughts out of our mind. healthier. We know. to take control of their world. Where does your thought come from? We know that we live in a thought world. regardless of our circumstances. Why do we need to think out of the box to be successful? How can we think out of the box. It takes practice to learn how to think the thoughts we want to think. The ancient Masters understood the plot of the struggling individual and realized that the individual cannot be greater than his or her thought. Regardless of whether these Masters were from the east or the west. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. They knew that blaming our shortcomings and our inadequacies and play the game of "poor me” would not help us in thinking the thoughts we want to think. The topic of this chapter is thinking outside the box and creating a new vision. It would not make us happier. Success is being able to think the thoughts you want to think. These are the questions people ask over and over again and answers to these questions are crucial for our happiness and our success. think the thoughts we want to think. all freedom is in thought. Success is not how much money you have. We cannot bring a thought that we want to bring into our mind unless we have consent or an agreement with our mind. they were in full agreement that one has to develop the power to think freely.com 38    . and not look upon this out of the box thought as a fantasy? What is the difference between a fantasy and a vision? These are important questions we have to ask ourselves.divinemind. or wealthier. We are what our thought is. We cannot be greater that our thought. We can blame our circumstances and our conditions that are holding us back from being successful or getting what we want but it all boils down to how we think and where our thoughts are being generated from. We live in the world that we have created with our thoughts. To help the struggling world. As great King Solomon puts it: "We are what our thought is". Only then one can vision freely.

divinemind. We experience it now. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.past. Now. This is the mental box . Consciousness has no dimension or space. the worry is a condition that we expect in the future but there seems to be very little uncertainty about it. when we have a worry. For example. The future always has an element of uncertainty in our mind. it has no beginning and no ending like the vision of worry is eternal. What is this box that we feel boxed in? The mind loves this box. They are also imperishable. Our consciousness is not time and space bound. though theory is necessary but without application of theory into practice it is not worth anything to anyone. This is the reason why the “Ancient Secrets of Success for Today's World” book provides theory and practice as taught by the Ancients thousands of years ago. It is like an eternity of pain. The box that we think out of today has three dimensions too. present.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life These systems and practices are down to earth and easy to practice. and height. I will have that”. So. If you do not take the steps to learn how to think out of the box. This is the dimension of the box that we think out of. That is a vision. a circumstance. when we are thinking out of the box. we are thinking within the parameters of past. present. One must practice being successful. width. then you are looking into the future. consciousness feels boxed in. Our mind is space and time bound. Theory is the prelude to practice. That condition may happen five years from today or six months from today. when we say “If I do this.com 39    . A box has three dimensions length. a condition we do not project it into the future. Endless. When we are conscious of a thing. No amount of theory can change your world. let's go to thinking out of the box. What is eternity? Eternity or infinity is not a very long time or a line. It has no beginning and no ending. That is crucial. you will not be able to change your world. which means they are timeless. For example. Some think out of the box thinking means thinking unconventionally or not looking into the past to create the future. Opinions vary in terms of what thinking out of the box really means. and future. These practices and principles have withstood the tests and scrutiny of time and have prevailed. and future. There is no theory for success. They are as effective today as they have been thousands of years ago. Our consciousness is thinking and feeling that it is eternal. we are in it.

Thinking and feeling has no past. Jesus of Nazareth. Then comes manifestation of the vision. The mind is trapped in space and time. Thinking and feeling cannot be done in the future. the white of the egg. Our thought is processed through our mind. Consciousness is transcendent of time and space. Just like a thought of worry of tomorrow has already been experienced in eternity. If we crack the egg. and ye shall have them". We needed to wait with understanding. Let’s take the egg. The bird was there beyond time and space. Science today says "The Universe is not local". The Masters thousands of years ago taught us "Consciousness creates" and today the science tells us in Copenhagen interpretation "Consciousness creates reality". we can hear it. It needed to be allowed to manifest. we can touch it. The colorful feathers. which our five senses can relate to. and future. We can smell it. we can taste it. Time and space is the cause of anxiety. It is success. which we have accepted and it does not depend upon past. or future. intricate wiring system called the nervous system. To illustrate the teaching of the Master and a scientist a good example would be to see an egg. which means do not get trapped in the box of time and space. First comes creation. which is the vision. past.com 40    . which means there is no space and time. Here is the abyss between the mind and consciousness. we will only see the cracked shell.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life A worry is a vision.divinemind. It is here that the great conflict takes place. It must be allowed to hatch. Closing this gap between the mind that is trapped in time and space and consciousness being transcended of time and space is attainment. the egg. The mind travels in time and time is in past. we can see it. The bird is in the egg. and no future. believe that ye receive them. We did not need to do anything to have the bird to come out alive except for incubating it. Jesus of Nazareth told his disciples "Carry no thoughts for tomorrow". and the enormous. and future. present. said to his disciples "What things so ever ye desire. the heart. That is why the great Master. and the egg white was a bird. present. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. which means carry no anxious thoughts. the liver. no present. so we can enjoy the manifestation of the bird. the lungs. Our mind will not want to believe that in the cracked shell. and the yolk and it is kind of messy. present. when ye pray. the kidney. the messy yolk. It needed nothing but incubation and hatching. Does our mind want to believe that? The great Master. the claws of the bird. It is what we are thinking and feeling at that moment.

no single human being who cannot imagine. let’s look at the second kind of imagination. that is thinking in the box. in turn. present. There are two kinds of imagination: o The first kind comes from intuition. and future. The egg is the vision of the bird waiting to incubate and hatch. Someone may say "I cannot imagine". Our mind is very comfortable with that. They are not in control of their imagination. That is what the four proclamations are all about. It is only an effect of past. and future. o The second is generated from conditions. imagination coming from conditionthat is. Whether we like it or not. then you can imagine. becomes our vision. Our consciousness has to operate through the mind to live in time and space. They cannot imagine what they want to imagine. both kinds of imagination are equally potent and if it is held and made into a vision. or future. Of course. That is being boxed in. we are creating more of what is happening in our life. The bird is already there. This is thinking from the box. then we cannot create. This means such imagination comes from the mind. or fixing something that may happen because of the conditions around us. The mind is the operating system of our life and as such.divinemind. So. Imagination coming from condition is an effect of past. Imagination shapes our vision. they cannot imagine. Regardless of which source imagination is generated from. Now. If you can think.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The whole bird was in the egg. Imagination is never in the past. There is no one on this planet Earth. Our whole vision of what we want is in the egg in this example. The mind does not want to believe it. Always remember. Our mind cannot believe it.com 41    . We have to convince our mind that there is a bird in the egg. we are going to do a little bit of imagination right now because if we cannot imagine. The egg is the vision and the bird is the manifestation. The vision does not discriminate the source of imagination. That is training the mind to think out of the box. Then we feel we can have this or we cannot have that. Manifestation is in the vision. imagination is the power of the Universe. generated from condition. we need to convince the mind to accept it or reject it.to train the mind that manifestation is in the vision. This. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. it will manifest. present. Our vision comes out of imagination. present. It is relative to what is happening in our life and we draw inferences from our conditions. Our consciousness knows it.

Have you ever thought that you could sit down and spend fifteen minutes to go on imaginary journey? That is a good practice. we need conditions. no locality. The teachings of the Masters are there to convince us to think out of the box. That means there is no space and time. Physics says consciousness creates reality. It is very uncomfortable and because we have been living that way. from our true being.divinemind. The Universe is non local. Of course. The Universe. we live in the internet. which is the same as the universal consciousness. the mind needs it. That means when we observe the world around us we observe our vision. If I have this or that thing. If we do not use it. our inner tutor. that is not the intent. This boggles our mind. so they say we are fantasizing. It is not a hunch. We need things. Hermes says “As the Macrocosm. Everything is made out of no-thing and the Universe is non local. and then vision from the absolute. If our imagination can be held by us.com 42    . we are boxed in the time and space bound mind.that is living out of the box. our inner tutor. We know today the word consciousness is used by scientists. The reason we cannot think out of the box is because we do not believe that we create out of no-thing. Some day in the past someone fantasized about the internet. so the Individual and as the Individual. as we know from all cultures and all traditions.our intuition.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Now. Reality is observer created. we have little submarine towns as a reality. Imagine. I can have what I want. It is urging us to live like we have never lived before. That is normal. Consciousness is the creator and consciousness is the substance as well. the Universe. just imagine. it is our infinitude aching to come out. The other source of imagination comes from the absolute . The mind usually corrupts imagination. Our mind cannot handle it and we say this is crazy. imagine. we have gotten used to it. which is worth reading over and over again. so the Universe”. There is a chapter in the book titled “The Everyday Magic of Creating from No-Thing”. by our trained mind. That is thinking in the box and there is nothing wrong with it but that is thinking in the box. so the Macrocosm” or “As the Universe. which is the same as the inner visual consciousness is the source of our intuition. which comes out of intuition and makes it into a fantasy. so the Microcosm and as the Microcosm. Today. it can manifest what we are holding as a vision. Today. Some day in the past somebody fantasized about submarine and science fiction writers wrote about it. this is crazy! Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. that is where we are trapped in and when the mind does not allow us to think the thoughts we want to think.

That means no obstructions. sugar. There is no magic trick to it.divinemind. We can say it as many times as we like. That is. The mind is the progenitor of worry. believe you have already got it. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. Who am I? Who is this person thinking and talking? Who is this person listening? Who is this person seeing? Our eyes do not see. and let the mind know consciousness is the provider. What are these proclamations all about? What do they proclaim? They proclaim our identity. it transcends happiness. rupture. we have to prepare ourselves. look at the worries. That is why the book has two parts. That is why we have to come to consciousness. The speed of manifestation is always in direct proportion of your belief level. That is why the meditation on the proclamations trains the mind to believe the truth. That means the vision that we hold is ours already. It is generated by our mind and we want to use the mind to get rid of it. no mediation. whatever things we desire. our mouth does not smile. Unmediated. so most people go and take mind altering drugs. We have to offer our mind continuously to consciousness. let the consciousness become the provider. The mind looks for ways and means and cannot find it. that is impossibility. and bliss. Worry is the worst disease of the mankind. If you do not believe it. In the second part we jump off the boat.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life How was this Universe created? Who can say? The mind cannot conceive. they come to us unmediated. This can only be achieved through meditation and the four proclamations were designed to do just that. we cannot have it. Why can’t we think out of the box? Life is meant for ecstasy. We go into the water and then we learn to swim in the ocean of consciousness and become the ocean. It destroys us because worry is a vision of what we fear and we experience it. sugar. then only manifestation will come and it is immediate. They are the mechanism through which we experience that and to do that. If we say sugar. does our mouth become sweet? Our mouth will become tired. unmitigated. Our worries are visioned. When you plain ask. It also trains the mind where it stands in relation to our life.com 43    . If we cannot believe it. then you will have it. If we think and believe in our thought. How can the lesser conceive the greater? What is matter? What is the matter with the matter? Now the scientists are saying we have lost our grip on our reality. Now. Bliss is not happiness. our ears do not hear. sugar. The first part prepares our mind. and immediately. that is not mitigated in any way and it is immediate. The physics says unmediated.

You can wait for things to happen. Then only we can go to the four proclamations. but this one is the tree of life. Is your mind ready to process it? The mind is actually telling us that we are out of control. we cannot use the steering wheel. Those are theories.divinemind. Are you happy with what you have got or are you just settling for it? When success systems are given to us. We want to live from the center to the circumference but we do not seem to be able to do that. After we plant it. It can happen in a day or it can happen in a year. Why living in time and space? Let's manifest in time and space. we turn our steering wheel to the right and our car moves to the left? Well. Our mind is the steering wheel. Then we will be harvesting more and more of the fruits. This will not happen overnight. as it grows. It requires wrestling but when it happens. Just start practicing and you will see the results.com 44    . It will not happen by watching or listening to audio or video. It should be the other way around. grow it and when the tree is mature and in season. our own consciousness. it looks so easy.” Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. it continues to produce fruits and keeps on producing fruits every moment of the season. With most fruit trees we have to plant it. Thinking out of the box is the way to live. It will take assiduous practice. We do not have to wait for it to be finished. your desire. which takes us on the road-the everyday magic of creating out of no-thing. so we do not have to wait. your heart is everywhere and everywhen. So. “There is never a time that you are not and there is never a time that you will cease to be. It has to be internalized. it will take assiduous practice. This training of the mind to obey the consciousness is like growing a fruit tree. Can we imagine getting into the car.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Chapter 6 “The Everyday Magic Of Creating From No-Thing” and chapter 10 “Centering Yourself For Success” are extremely important and should be read over and over again. The mechanism for it must be given to us and who is going to process that information? Our mind. It all depends on your intensity. we will get the fruit. Your body lives in time and space. project your life where you stand now. where you will be 5 years from today or 9 years from today but if you take control of your life by living through your consciousness. our own life. The mind has taken full control over us. we oppose it because it is too much work but who is saying it is too much work? Our mind. you will become the Master of your life.

said: "If our reach does not exceed our grasp. clearly sometimes we do not even expect it. The goal was set on the basis of present conditions but people may attribute that to the principles of visioning from the absolute with no conditions present for fulfillment. Similarly. there are affirmations that do it but what is the power with which we make an affirmation? Why does an affirmation bring us the manifestation? We have to know that.divinemind. Yes. We vision. They have a friend who has seen a ghost and that friend has a friend who has seen a ghost too. we are very excited about it. somebody tells of somebody else. not trying is the issue. Or. Nobody seems to have seen a ghost. what is heaven for?" We may feel intense. It is like ghost stories. we repeat a few affirmations. That is stepping into the world of success. how do you expedite the manifestation of your vision? How do you stop your mind from thinking negative thoughts? When most of us set a vision. Robert Browning. That is not success. At the same time we set the vision. nor the connections to accomplish manifestation of your vision?" Then we go and read another book or practice our affirmations. If we have 10. What we are about to enter into is the intensity of the exercise that we have to go through to build our mental muscles and the independence of our consciousness to rule the mind. The conditions were already present. little goals and little visions will be achieved because the conditions were already present.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life How Do I Expedite The Manifestation Of My Vision? Sometimes some of us feel that we are playing games with our life. the mind comes and tells us "How can you have it? You do not have the means or the circumstances. As the English poet. there are many cases of people who visioned and manifested their vision and we hear a lot about them but what did they do to accomplish that? We always hear about somebody else's story.000 dollars and we want to buy something we will get it. especially for those of us who live in very affluent conditions. to vision what seems to be impossible now to the mind and to fulfill the vision. So. and we expect our vision to materialize. It becomes an endless struggle. That is not success. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. we may feel that we have not done enough but this is not a reason not to try. It has almost come to the point of entertainment. or even go to seminars to learn how to set a vision and manifest a vision. Yes. Failing is not an issue.com 45    .

The mind. or the seminars. They change. The purpose of proclamations is to destroy the border between matter and spirit. You do not have the same mind as you had when you were a baby or an adolescent. We know that spirit or consciousness is infinite and infinitude does not have ending or beginning. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The problem is not with information in the books. and intellect. the affirmations. Our mind separates spirit and matter. body. body. Where does this mind come from? What is the intellect doing for me? This body of mind is changing as I write to you today. Your mind is different today than it was a few years ago. The problem is who is reading the book? Who is doing the affirmation? Who is participating in the seminar? It is our mind and the word mind comes from Latin root word “mus”.that is the purpose of the proclamations to our mind. and consciousness. It is our relationship with the Universe. How do I expedite the manifestation of my vision? Also. It is absolutely crucial to destroy the border between matter and spirit. We live in the world of mind.com 46    . We do not ask what our mind is. how do I stop my mind from thinking negative thoughts? The answers to these questions are the answers to our lifelong quest for our happiness and our success.divinemind. Who is changing my mind? Who is changing my body and intellect? Who is this I that owns the mind or seems to be owning the mind? Who is this I that is not at the moment in control of the mind? How can we set a vision with the mind we have no control over? Obviously. Then only we can set a vision from the core of our being and manifest it with certainty. We say matter ends here and spirit or consciousness begins where matter ends. No man has began to think how divine he himself is and how certain the future is. It means thief. To experience the relationship between the individual and the Universe. body. It is to experience that all matter is consciousness or spirit. Your body is changing. body. and intellect and not mind. It comes out and steals our vision. That is not a viable concept. every vision we set can be negated by the mind. We live in the world of existence and that is all we think it is. and intellect are not your permanent being. How can we reach our full potential? The four proclamations in the book are the instruments of meditation through which we can get realization of our relationship with the mind.

see. It could not be anything else. The mind is not used to the concept and resists that idea and does not want to accept it. This is the most prevalent difficulty for most of us to even set a vision. There is a secret of success. some conditions. and taste is consciousness or spirit and they understood that. The Ancients knew that. All the intellectual reasoning and scientific explanations cannot convince our mind that our consciousness is the substance and the intelligence behind all manifestation.com 47    . That is why we say there is no difference between the thought and the thing. That is why we have the great saying "As the Macrocosm. which is now confirmed by science. That is why we study book after book and still want to be convinced of the fact that all things are made with consciousness and by consciousness. Infinitude cannot be conceived by the mind.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life It does not stretch out into endlessness and does not contract into a point. They created the four proclamations to clear the mind from its dependence on matter and make it realize that what it calls or identifies as matter is consciousness. or the reproductive intelligence of the ameba is this one. Our individualized consciousness is the same as the universal consciousness. We need to clear the mind of this false belief that matter and spirit are consciousness. The question we need to ask is: What is the working power that makes our thought into things? The answer given both by science and the Ancients is this one. Intellectually. The rest is theory. The four proclamations give us back our identity. This all seems to make sense to us but our mind does not want to accept it. We know the truth but we cannot seem to be able to accept the truth.consciousness. Everything is maintained by consciousness and is consciousness. This is the biggest hurdle that most people have to overcome and that is why the four proclamations are so important.consciousness. smell. The first proclamation “Consciousness Is The Creator” proclaims that consciousness creates reality. hear. The mind has to have something tangible. The mind is not used to this concept. How? Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. one spirit. The second proclamation then goes on to make our mind realize our unity-that is our oneness with the Universe. forget about manifesting it. It is impossible.divinemind. They ran through this experience. so the Microcosm". To be certain of success we must recognize the fact that the substance and intelligence of everything from the grain of salt in the galaxies and the marvel of our body. Meditation clears the mind. it would not be possible to convince the mind that everything we touch.

the element you or thou. the first proclamation makes us realize that consciousness creates reality. doing. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. The second proclamation is “That Thou Art”. that. Let’s break it down into three parts. Again. Consciousness creates reality and consciousness is no-thing. and the means to accomplish whatever we want to be. feel. it is the absolute. and ultimately having. which means it comes from you. you are consciousness. Everything that is perceived by your senses or the mind is tat or that in English. The question is what does it mean? The Sanskrit word “Tat” means “That” in English. Then you know that you do not do anything but observe it being done and you see it with the eye of your consciousness. Everything is consciousness. you are Brahman. the computer which you are working on. as we learn in the first proclamation.divinemind. which obliterates limitations. If we want to get through limitations. which is your imagination. it emanates from you.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life By indentifying ourselves with everything and the realization that everything is consciousness. The next word is Tvam. This proclamation is the dynamite that charges your being with certainty of success. you are reality. the thing. then your being leads you to doing. There are three words and they explain to us beautifully what the proclamation is. the flower in blossom. You are the creator. The more you realize and internalize this proclamation. which means you.com 48    . Thou is you in old English poetical form. So. is the creator. and having”. The second proclamation “That Thou Art” is a poetical form of saying what we are. The second proclamation (in Sanskrit words) is “Tat Tvam Asi”. All conditions and circumstances are that. It is about you. That is the element. Brahman (In Sanskrit). We have to dwell on this. Everything tangible and intangible that comes in contact with your mind is that. the intelligence. hear and smell is you. You have to be first. and to have. to do. taste. the more speed you gain in achieving manifestation of your vision. the paper. It is proclaiming your relationship with the Universe. Even quantum physics confirms this by saying “Reality is observer created”. Tvam is a pronoun. the fragrance is that or tat. it is in reality. which in English is Thou. Consciousness is the creator. Your body. the stars . We know that. It means the things that you see. It is you. Please note the sequence of “Being. Any other combination will lead to struggle and pain. It is already yours and it is not in a “make belief” world. the color and the sound. This proclamation makes us realize that every one of us has at our disposal all the power. this is the proclamation that can do that.

Remember. breadth. You are the visible form of “That”. Individuality means indivisible. The center of the circle from which emanates the circumference is the absolute. Matter. the element from which comes the consciousness. You and your consciousness are the center and you are the things. The center of the circle from which emanates the circumference is the thing. ”You” are the living being. We see it as the relative. Jesus of Nazareth. ”Tat Tvam Asi” in Sanskrit or “That Thou Art”.com 49    . So. We are one. to say it crudely. It is what we call matter. The center has no dimension or magnitude. This existence is the consciousness and is the Universe. the element. consciousness creates reality. Individual is indivisible. and is me. My consciousness is identical to me. The center of the circle projects the circumference. As the great Master. is a condensed. The word “Tat” means the elements. Everything I touch. there cannot be a circle. What is circumference? It is the projection of the center and the center is not visible. You are the center. which we normally call the circle. So in the book. The absolute has no dimension and no magnitude. The center does not have length. The center creates the circumference. and height. The circumference is the relative. Art or Asi identifies that all is one. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. that was the element. congealed consciousness.divinemind. which is the center of the circle. which is the center of the circle. Without the center. That means it is free from all attributes. Consciousness is One. “That” represents the limitless principle and whose truth and knowledge is aloof from all attributes. Without you there are no things or no elements. declared: “I and my father are one”. The word “Tavm” comes from there. The elements are in existence. The third word is Art or Asi in Sanskrit and it means existence. The elements is ”You”. The center has no attributes. every visible thing that emanates from the center is art. everything I smell. which are that and without you there are no stuff. so everything you see is the visible form of “That”. everything I taste. The mind does not understand the absolute. The circumference is the center and the center is not visible. everything I hear is in me. We know there cannot be a circle without a center. So. which is you. there is the center and the circle metaphor. the supreme essence. everything I see.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life It is hard to understand the absolute. relative to what? Relative to consciousness.

same as the spark and the blaze. It is the father in me…”. then you will have it. “That” is the element. We do not wait for the results to come. You are not even in your body. “Have faith. You are everywhere and everywhen. which is “Thou” who is existence. feel it) that you already have it. Even the great Master.divinemind. Jesus said. It is the outer coating of your consciousness. when ye pray (vision). any-thing. The relative is the created thing. You are not the body. know (be it. no limits) ye desire. and you can move mountains”. That what faith really is. For example. you are consciousness. if I tell consciousness “I am rich”. A wave is the ocean. They become one. our entire power. Brahman. the creator or consciousness. beyond time and space. In the first proclamation we learned that consciousness is the creator. and ye shall have them (know that you already have it)". The mountains are “That”. We have to see it already being done. Everything that is created is made out of no-thing because the Universe. That is one of the ways we understand unity. Your body is in you. it is the projection of the reflection of the absolute including your body. we see it done. The pronoun thou represents the qualifying principle whose essence is the Universe. If you change your consciousness you change your body and the circumstances around you. That is Brahman. I am consciousness and the consciousness emanates the riches. believe that ye receive them (see it complete in your eye of imagination). so the Microcosm “Tat Tavm Asi” or ”That Thou Art”. The absolute is the creator. Consciousness creates reality. It is understanding of this very knowledge. which is the consciousness in me. “Thou” is the Macrocosm. and ask. Whatsoever things you vision (pray). We see the end result. When you fully realize that everything in this Universe is “That” (the elements and you are “that” essential element). then I am rich. “Asi” is the existence. which does all things. It is exists and does not have dependence on anything. although they look separate. He was invoking this principle that as the Macrocosm. Your body is just a reflection of your consciousness. consciousness. Jesus of Nazareth. and if my consciousness feels rich.com 50    .Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life It is self-existence and self-reliance. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. Grasping this concept allows us to understand our own creative power because we create everything out of no-thing and it comes out of no-thing. We have to remember when Jesus said "What things so ever (whatever. cannot be limited by anything. or any substance. That and Thou in old English are merged together. said of himself “I do nothing. We see it already being done in our eye of imagination.

Nobody becomes poor. It is the tendency of the mind to see the circumference as the power. We depend on conditions and so. people drown. That is what happens. steals our reliance on consciousness. One day he was performing a sacrifice. the second proclamation. our mind tells us the water cannot hold us up. The mind lives in the “show me” state. which is “Thou” (meaning I am) projects the riches.com 51    .) to project the riches in our circumstances and that is called manifestation. The mind looks at all these elements. How often do we depend on consciousness for the things we desire? There is an example in the book of meditation on laying on the water. So. which emanates from the center. When God Indra heard this. Nobody dies of drowning. The mind thinks circumference is everything. they fight conditions. When we realize “Tat Tavm Asi” or ”That Thou Art”. which is rich now brings forward all conditions necessary (in the form of favorable circumstances. which is circumference. The riches is already ours because we are conscious of the riches. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. That means he was never sad. the mind thinks that the circumference emanates from the center and not the other way around. which is our mind (memory bank) lives in the whole of the intellect and it steals our happiness. what happens? We struggle against it. sage monster. he got very angry. The riches is already ours. he went and got a great monster. The mouse. The center. Indra (like God Zeus in the Greek methology). He said to Kala (time) “Go down there to destroy the sacrifice”. So. See. it is the center that emanates from the circumference. all the conditions and circumstances to be “rich” and to say "Can I be reach?" This question is loaded with the deadliest poison everdoubt. is the purpose of “Tat Tavm Asi”. A dead body never drowns unless we weigh it down by rock. which means everything Is consciousness. “We are forever going upstream against conditions and the biggest condition of all. “That” is the thing. To train the mind from stealing our happiness by not depending on external.divinemind. meaning time. His name was Kala. When we are laying on the water. The center of our being. our present circumstances and conditions. the circumference is already inside the center. events etc.is time. So. However. and struggling against the water. his name was Abhinandana.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The rich(ness) is consciousness.” There is a story in the mythology of ancient India. They die of choking and suffocating. he invited all the Gods and the Goddesses to come to the sacrifice but he forgot to invite the God of heaven. we know that our center or our consciousness (our I am-ness) projects what emanates the circumstances and conditions for the creation of the riches that we desire. There was a great sage. What we see is what we get.

whenever we are time bound and we have a desire to be a rich person. We already have it. So. When we vision. believe that ye receive them. Time is the biggest obstacle towards everything. Your being-ness must be rich first. There are no conditions attached to it. when we vision.divinemind.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life As soon as Kala came in. destroying our happiness. You are the consciousness of the million. and not on your mind. Time is the biggest obstacle. when ye pray. the remover of obstacles. That is why Ganesha is called the remover of obstacles. The only obstacle we have is time. who is the representation of “Tat Tavm Asi” or ”That Thou Art” and he destroyed the time. Then the existence of the million comes. When you stand in front of the mirror you know that you see the reflection. there we go! The five years does not exist. or get a job. The consciousness of a millionaire is “Tat Tavm Asi” weather he/she is aware of it or not. or whatever it is -when we say "I want to be a millionaire five years from now". Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. This is the biggest problem we have today. you do not wait for time. Time produces space. It is all at once-ness. The mind lives in time and space. Remember the question "How can I expedite the manifestation of my desires?" The intensity of your consciousness will depend primarily on your reliance on your own consciousness. and ye shall have them”. It is a center and it will project the circumference as your circumstances depending on the intensity of your realization of your consciousness. There is a circumference. The mind invokes time. ”That Thou Art” is the million. What can we do?” Then God Vishnu sent one of the greatest. and bowed before him and said “This monster is destroying us. it is already there. It is a state of consciousness. That means it goes beyond conditions. he was such an awful monster. Then Kala went all over the heavens and all over the earth destroying happiness till all the Gods and Goddesses went to the great God Vishnu. or have romance. we will find timelessness. we will find unity. Consciousness lives beyond time and space.com 52    . wisest leaders in the form of God Ganesha. That is not reality. Abhinandana stopped being happy again. There is no time in unity. When we meditate on ”That Thou Art”. we do not take time into consideration. That is why Jesus of Nazareth said “What things so ever ye desire. This existence of yours is the mirror of your consciousness. have a soul mate. We have to be a millionaire to have the millions. Time is the greatest condition. So. Time is the biggest obstacle. the preserver.

there is no intellectual wrangling. You will feel it. Spend 15 minutes no matter what feeling or thoughts you get. we are taking away its control over us. let it happen. present. There is no way you can explain to people what that feeling is. The mind will not allow us to feel because we are taking away its life. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. The mind is the only reason we do anything most of the time. There is no past. you will not be able to explain it. Consciousness is life. The mind is like our dog.divinemind. When Gautama Buddha attained nirvana.. which is “Everything Is Consciousness”. people around him asked "What do you feel?" He stood silent there for a while then he said "I am awake". The dog does not take us for a walk. or future. Sit in the chair and repeat “Tat Tavm Asi. The repetition is not enough you must feel what this proclamation means. like if the mind is left on its own. Consciousness is fearless.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Therefore. That is what most people do all day long. It will turn around and run around without any purpose. your mind will break your visioning down. if we let it be everywhere and sniff everywhere. Tat Tavm Asi. this intensity does not depend on the conditions of past. We take the dog for a walk. your mind will prompt you to vision and if you are visioning. If the dog is left on its own it stays unfocused. Like in a dream. Do not take it too casually. it is our best friend to protect us but we have to train it first. Otherwise. We cannot let the mind take us for a walk. sit on the straight back chair and meditate by following the instructions in the book.. it stays unfocused. there is no present. When you are meditating. which not all but most of us do out of fear.com 53    . Just sit on the chair and meditate and the process of meditation is explained in great detail in the “Ancient Secrets of Success” book. and there is no future. So. The mind is our best friend. you will become silent. Just like a dog. it will attack us. The whole object of the mind is to negate your vision by bringing in other thoughts or super imposing negative thoughts of the same vision. You must take the time to meditate on the proclamations. Make your mind sit down with your body and intellect and let go. There is no technicality. The sound of it will penetrate your hardened mind and will break through to the depths of your sub consciousness. Tat Tavm Asi” and so on. We have to take the mind for a walk just like we take our dog for a walk. The mind is prompt to fear. we can dream a lifetime in a five minute nap on the couch and that is real then. it does not know where to go.

You have to roast the beans. Success is a very good cup of brewed coffee. The four proclamations make you know yourself. You are the Universe.divinemind. That is why success is not a quick fix. Meditation clears the mind. The mind is powerful. Success is not instant coffee where you pour hot water and there you have it.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life That is beyond feeling. grind the beans. then the Universe is yours. Only then you can enjoy your cup of coffee. You can and you will attain success yourself through meditation. The ice is made with the water. We have been told that mind is everything and that the mind serves consciousness. Success is not a technicality.com 54    . It will be prominent. As Socrates said: “Know Thyself”. it transcends all pairs of opposites. Nir in the word nirvana means no and vana means ripples. Success is not a quick fix. The ice melts into the water and becomes water. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. You are the ice and the Universe is the water. Who are you? Once you know who you are. Your friends and family will see the change in you. You have to sharpen your mind and remove all the debris that have been left in your mind from all the past conditioning. brew the coffee to the strength you want and then you have it. The final success is making yourself. but when consciousness serves the mind that is when we have difficulty.

That is. We know that the world operates by the law of cause and effect. not the thoughts that we are usually forced or compelled and made to think by our mind and intellect based on circumstances and our environment. why do people suffer from addictions and dependency on things instead of thought? Why then do we have all the malfunctions of life? Why are people lonely? Why are people always in the state of fear and anxiety? Why are people stressed out? The answer is simple and straightforward. since antiquity and in almost all languages and in almost all cultures. so is he". processes thoughts. This subject of thought and how it affects our conditions of life is being discussed now all over the world. they are unable to think the thoughts that they would like to think. They have no control over their mind and the mind. Some of them are really good like "Think And Grow Rich" by Napoleon Hill and "As A Man Thinketh" by James Allen. If this is true and we know from our experience that it is true. The book gives you the principles of how thoughts are colored by our mind depending on our conditioning and our past experiences. Most great books of the world also confirm that thought is the creative power and the cause of all things. The thought is cause and the thing is effect.com 55    . Thought is the creative power and our circumstances are the effects of our thought. The mind must be brought under the control of consciousness. Over three thousand years ago King Solomon said "As a man thinketh in his heart. Most are very powerful books. emotional. It is a given and it is true that we live in a thought world. Mastering thought is to be able to think the thoughts we want to think. This is as true today as it was in the time of the great Solomon. The law of cause and effect is unchangeable and cannot be violated.divinemind. then we have to ask ourselves: Why are people so poor? Think about it. as we know. Things are the manifestation. There are many great books written about the power of thought. which is an effect. They do not have control over their thoughts. to name a few of them.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Inspiring Thought Is Mastering Life Mastering thought is mastering life. The thought is consciousness processed through our individual mind. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. and mental conditions is so obvious that it does not need any proof. It has been the topic of discussion in the science of success since time immemorial. The direct relationship between our thought and our physical.

That is. the measurer of the power of the Universe and not The mind creates the matrix. and happy? Then you have to find the answer to this question: What must you do to develop the power to think the thoughts you want to think? Without the answers to these questions all the books of the laws of thought are not much use to you. The only thing that is coming in between you or me and success is this unruly. Most people live according to the mind's whims and fantasies. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www.com 56    . It seems that we accepted the situation and learned to live with it. For example. What we want is certainty. The success process should not be based on a guess. which later on becomes the manifested thing or circumstance. when I add two plus two. If the ball does not fall. I am sure I am going to get a four. which we call our mind. What could all this knowledge of the laws of thought and success do for you if you cannot think the thoughts you want to think to be successful. Now. the mind wants to think. or both. I will certainly get excited or bewildered. However. To give an example of how we feel when we want to think a thought and we cannot is like when we want to measure out a cup of sugar but the cup is only measuring out half a cup of sugar no matter what we do. we are trying to put a gallon of diesel in our car and the measuring device is measuring only a liter.divinemind. The mind is the the creative force. today in most people's minds is the mind seems to dictate to consciousness should be conscious about. We know that the mind is part of our neuron distributor. out of control measuring device. All the power of the Universe that ever was or will be is in us right now. Science demands that the answers are not guesswork. It is good information but all that information boils down to this question “How do you think the thoughts that you want to think?” We may be able to slip a few mild thoughts of success through the crack and be able to see some results and read about it. Or. When I see the ball up in the air I know it will fall. rich. We cannot do anything about it. there is no certainty. what is happening consciousness what the decides what thought it system. We feel like we have lost control.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The mind seems to dictate to consciousness what consciousness should be conscious about. Our mind lives according to its wishes and fantasies. That is the situation with most of us until one day we decide that we must take charge of our life and be what we want to be and not keep on adjusting to the measuring device.

Most people cannot think the thoughts they want to think. o The first part of the book convinces the mind that it can rely on consciousness. which is our mind. This can only be done through meditation. that should be my bewilderment. This is the key of success. Now. take mind numbing drugs to relax. so is he" also said “Trust in God with all your heart.divinemind. but prior to meditation the mind must know its capacity and what it does to create and manifest the world it chooses to live in. so the Universe”. that is a direct instruction not to lean upon our understanding. o The second part of the book takes it on a journey of taking control over thought. Then the meditation trains the mind. regardless of our circumstances. Why? Simply because they have never questioned why they cannot.com 57    . They have accepted it as normal. We always have to remember that the mind does not have geographical boundaries. Nobody intended thinking. They developed a system of meditation applicable to the western and eastern minds. It is to become one with life and to know that “As the Universe. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. but to trust God or consciousness. when they do not want to think that thought. King Solomon who said "As a man thinketh in his heart. so the Individual and as the Individual. “Ancient Secrets of Success for Today's World” directly shows you how the mind works and how the mind can be trained to think the thoughts that you want to think. he said. Both the western and eastern cultures developed similar systems. The eastern mind hurts as much as the western mind. They do not seem to be bewildered. St. which is the second part.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life The same question you have to ask “Why can’t I think the thoughts I want to think?” If I am not able to think the thought I want to think. The sages of the Vedic period in India formulated the four proclamations and meditating upon which the mind is brought under our control to think the thoughts that we want to think. Paul told his followers that God's or consciousness's wisdom would appear to be foolish to the mind. “The wisdom of God is foolishness with man”. which is haunting them. Some of them. and lean not upon your own understanding”. No amount of theory is possible to accomplish that. Just pause and think for a minute. What good is it to us to know all the laws of success if we cannot control our thoughts? The Ancients understood this pain of their students and they formulated a system to enable their students to have total control of their mind and be able to think the thoughts they want to think. to have complete union with consciousness and that is yoga.

yet how much time do we spend to become Masters of our thoughts? The degree of how much we love ourselves can be measured by how much effort we put into the practice of mastering to think the thoughts we choose to think. It is only through meditation that we can enable the mind to think the thoughts we want to think. we know the thought is the creative power. No amount of theory can do it. It is like asking the tiger to take itself to the circus. we will become rich but how do we think rich? What is stopping you from thinking rich and success? Why are we always struggling with our thoughts and then begin to add conditions to our thoughts and there goes the purity of our thoughts. we can safely say. Most of the knowledge of success we have is quite accurate. Mastering thought is also a perfect recipe for riches and success. We have to. We also know that the mind does not allow us to process the thoughts that it has no experience of. All we have to do is look at the statistics of all the lotto windfall winners and see how many of them were happier than before they became rich. these books would be a good wallpaper. Having riches without Mastering our thought is a perfect recipe for failure. The above mentioned questions are of immense value to all of us. This one thing. They were not able to think the thoughts that truly rich and successful person would think.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Mastering our mind is Mastering life. regardless of our circumstances. Practice the four proclamations one at a tame.com 58    . For example. Yes. The proof is obvious. we can put the thought of being a little well off. regardless of circumstances. At best. Try to allocate at least a week for each proclamation. We know that the mind is the processor of thought. Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. They will bring the mind under control.divinemind. Remember. How many of them were broke in a very short period of time? Most of them were broke both emotionally and financially. is impossible. in a poor man's mind we cannot put the thought of riches that easily. we know that if we think rich. Without the mastery of these books. It will call these thoughts absurd. Without this mastery all our knowledge of success will only be printed pages of useful information overloading our mind. We know thoughts make us and thoughts break us. but what good is it to us if we are not able to use it to become successful? We know the theories. You cannot train the mind with the mind. We must prepare ourselves to comprehend the answers. it is our purpose to become the Masters of thought to think the thoughts we want to think and not the thoughts that we are almost forced to think by our circumstances. Meditation enables the mind. then confusion reigns.

“Ayam Atman Brahman” I Am The Creator. The mind will try to trick you into not meditating. soon it will get trained and then you will take it for a walk and it will fetch for whatever you command. east and west. or a bit of sleepiness.Practical Spirituality Guide For Everyday Life Then. follow the four steps to visioning laid out in the book. Upon completion of your meditation get up and go about your holding the image.com Thank you kindly! Master Key To Imagination ‐ www. are day not you Remember.” I want to thank you for taking your time to read this guide. then all success principles. NOTE: If you would like to share this guide. inspired. however scientific they may be. please direct people to: http://www. “You Can Create The Life You Want. the meaning of that proclamation. nothing in this world. It is the prescription for success. My goal was to get you empowered. o o o o Consciousness Is The Creator. Ignore it! And even if necessary. and irrelevant thoughts. procrastination. Nothing can be more important than this. Believe me.com 59    . “Tat Tavm Asi” My Consciousness Is The Creator. It does tempt you to avoid meditation with simple laziness. Remember the proclamations. it will bring all kinds of silly. it will. unimportant.divinemind. “Aham Brahmasmi” The entire world has these four proclamations. almost all the cultures. and living a life of abundance. It is the prescription for living an anxiety free life. Do worry. It will give you the joy that transcends all joy. and motivated to take action and create the life you truly desire. if you do not have control over your mind. Even if you are able to overcome those temptations and sit down to meditate. I think you know by now how this sentence ends. Meditation on the four proclamations is indispensable to success. just mechanically continue to repeat the proclamation you meditating upon. The mind is very smart. even when everything is enforced. The mind is like a dog. are of no use to you if you do not have control over your… well. ”Pragyanaam Brahman” That Thou Art. Live As You Want To Live And Know That You Are The Creator Of Your Own Destiny.MasterKeyToImagination.

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