Hafez – The small woman builds cages

“The small woman
Builds cages for everyone
She
Knows.

While the sage,
Who has to duck her head
When the moon is low,
Keeps dropping keys all night long
For the
Beautiful
Rowdy
Prisoners.”

― attributed to Hāfez

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Alternatives to ‘resting in awareness’ – Rupert Spira and Eckhart Tolle

Alternatives to ‘resting in awareness’ – Rupert Spira and Eckhart Tolle

Rupert Spira in answer to a questioner says;

“To ‘take one’s stand as Awareness’ would perhaps be better phrased as ‘understand or see clearly that you are Awareness and be that knowingly.’”

SOURCE http://non-duality.rupertspira.com/read/taking_our_stand_as_awareness

Rupert’s teaching here is of course close to Eckhart Tolle’s focus on ‘living in the now’