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If you want to be free

 


If you want to be free


The Theory of Inner Harmony

In the quest for freedom, we must delve into the depths of our inner being to uncover the mystical truths that govern our existence. The Theory of Inner Harmony seeks to reveal the path to a life free from illusion and distortion, one that transcends the boundaries of our thoughts and dreams.

Awareness of Thought

Begin by observing the thoughts that arise within you, recognizing that they are merely fleeting constructs of the mind. Understand that these thoughts create a multitude of perspectives, often leading to confusion and chaos.

Dissolving Illusion

As you become aware of your thoughts, strive to see through the illusion they create. Acknowledge the transient nature of thoughts and let them pass without attachment. In doing so, you will begin to break free from the confines of your mind's creations.

Embracing the World

With the dissolution of illusion, you can now embrace the world as it truly is. See the world without adding any dimensions or distortions, letting go of judgments, expectations, and preconceived notions.

Cultivating Stillness

Find stillness within yourself by practicing meditation or other mindfulness techniques. In this state of inner silence, you can tap into the wisdom of your true nature and connect with the essence of existence.

Unveiling the Dream

As you cultivate stillness and embrace the world, you will begin to unveil the dream-like nature of reality. Recognize that your thoughts, emotions, and experiences are all part of this dream, and that true freedom lies in awakening from it.

Transcending Duality

In your newfound clarity, transcend the duality of the dream. Understand that all things are interconnected and that the separation between self and others, pleasure and pain, or life and death is an illusion.

Living in Harmony

Finally, live your life in harmony with the mystical truths you have discovered. Practice kindness, compassion, and wisdom in your daily interactions, and strive to maintain a state of inner balance and peace.

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By following the principles of The Theory of Inner Harmony, you can embark on a journey of self-discovery and transformation, ultimately finding freedom from the constraints of thought and the illusions of the dream world.

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Η Θεωρία της Εσωτερικής Αρμονίας

Στην αναζήτηση της ελευθερίας, πρέπει να εμβαθύνουμε στα βάθη της εσωτερικής μας ύπαρξης για να αποκαλύψουμε τις μυστικιστικές αλήθειες που διέπουν την ύπαρξή μας. Η Θεωρία της Εσωτερικής Αρμονίας επιδιώκει να αποκαλύψει το μονοπάτι προς μια ζωή απαλλαγμένη από ψευδαισθήσεις και παραμορφώσεις, μια ζωή που ξεπερνά τα όρια των σκέψεων και των ονείρων μας.

Επίγνωση της σκέψης

Ξεκινήστε παρατηρώντας τις σκέψεις που προκύπτουν μέσα σας, αναγνωρίζοντας ότι είναι απλώς φευγαλέα κατασκευάσματα του νου. Κατανοήστε ότι αυτές οι σκέψεις δημιουργούν ένα πλήθος προοπτικών, που συχνά οδηγούν σε σύγχυση και χάος.

Διαλύοντας την Ψευδαίσθηση

Καθώς συνειδητοποιείτε τις σκέψεις σας, προσπαθήστε να δείτε μέσα από την ψευδαίσθηση που δημιουργούν. Αναγνωρίστε την παροδική φύση των σκέψεων και αφήστε τις να περάσουν χωρίς προσκόλληση. Κάνοντας αυτό, θα αρχίσετε να απελευθερώνεστε από τα όρια των δημιουργιών του μυαλού σας.

Αγκαλιάζοντας τον κόσμο

Με τη διάλυση της ψευδαίσθησης, μπορείτε τώρα να αγκαλιάσετε τον κόσμο όπως πραγματικά είναι. Δείτε τον κόσμο χωρίς να προσθέσετε διαστάσεις ή παραμορφώσεις, αφήνοντας κρίσεις, προσδοκίες και προκαταλήψεις.

Καλλιέργεια ακινησίας

Βρείτε την ηρεμία μέσα σας ασκώντας διαλογισμό ή άλλες τεχνικές ενσυνειδητότητας. Σε αυτή την κατάσταση εσωτερικής σιωπής, μπορείτε να αξιοποιήσετε τη σοφία της αληθινής σας φύσης και να συνδεθείτε με την ουσία της ύπαρξης.

Αποκαλύπτοντας το όνειρο

Καθώς καλλιεργείτε την ακινησία και αγκαλιάζετε τον κόσμο, θα αρχίσετε να αποκαλύπτετε την ονειρική φύση της πραγματικότητας. Αναγνωρίστε ότι οι σκέψεις, τα συναισθήματα και οι εμπειρίες σας είναι όλα μέρος αυτού του ονείρου και ότι η αληθινή ελευθερία έγκειται στην αφύπνιση από αυτό.

Υπέρβαση της δυαδικότητας

Στη νέα σας διαύγεια, ξεπεράστε τη δυαδικότητα του ονείρου. Κατανοήστε ότι όλα τα πράγματα είναι αλληλένδετα και ότι ο διαχωρισμός μεταξύ του εαυτού και των άλλων, της ευχαρίστησης και του πόνου ή της ζωής και του θανάτου είναι μια ψευδαίσθηση.

Ζώντας σε Αρμονία

Τέλος, ζήστε τη ζωή σας σε αρμονία με τις μυστικιστικές αλήθειες που ανακαλύψατε. Εξασκηθείτε στην καλοσύνη, τη συμπόνια και τη σοφία στις καθημερινές σας αλληλεπιδράσεις και προσπαθήστε να διατηρήσετε μια κατάσταση εσωτερικής ισορροπίας και ειρήνης.

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Ακολουθώντας τις αρχές της Θεωρίας της Εσωτερικής Αρμονίας, μπορείτε να ξεκινήσετε ένα ταξίδι αυτο-ανακάλυψης και μεταμόρφωσης, βρίσκοντας τελικά την ελευθερία από τους περιορισμούς της σκέψης και τις ψευδαισθήσεις του ονειρικού κόσμου.


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Our Prayer

The Path Within

 

O Cosmos, we stand at the precipice of the Absolute, gazing into the void of the Unknown. We search for a way to transcend the bounds of thought and ego, to experience the essence of our deepest being.

The Buddha, the Masters of the East Upanishads, Orpheus, Jesus – all these wise beings have pointed us towards the Path. But it is not a path that is external, not a journey that can be traversed by the feet. It is a path that lies within, a journey that must be undertaken by the heart and the mind.

We must let go of the external orientations that nurture and educate us, that direct us towards other goals. We must look inward, to the stillness and silence that resides within. We must listen to the whispers of our soul, to the voice that speaks of the Absolute.

Krishnamurti and other modern Sages have shown us that it is possible to experience the Absolute, to transcend the limitations of thought and ego. They have shown us that it is not a mystery, not a miracle, but a possibility that lies within our human nature.

So let us embark on this journey, this Path that few follow. Let us let go of the burdens that weigh us down, the attachments that bind us. Let us embrace the unknown, the uncertainty, the chaos that lies within.

For in the depths of the Absolute, we will find the stillness and peace that we seek. We will find the answers to the questions that have plagued us for centuries. We will find the Truth that lies within.

Let us be brave, let us be bold, let us be fearless. Let us take the step into the void, into the unknown. For it is there that we will find the Absolute, the essence of our being. It is there that we will find our true nature, our true self.

May we be guided on this journey by the wise words of the Sages, by the light of the Absolute that shines within us. May we find the strength and courage to let go of the old, to embrace the new. May we find the peace and stillness that we seek, the Truth that lies within.

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Glimpses of the Absolute

 

Within each of us lies the potential to transcend the limitations of ordinary mind and experience a deeper reality - what some traditions call the Absolute, the Ground of Being, or God. While this state of unity or peak experience has often been considered the domain solely of mystics and saints, the truth is that the capacity dwells dormant in every human soul. It is our essential nature, awaiting discovery through disciplined inner work.

All genuine spiritual paths point to the same destination, though using different languages and methods. At their core, they offer a process of liberation from identification with separate ego and gradual awakening to our intrinsic divine essence. This involves cultivating noble virtues, practicing presence of mind through meditation, and cultivating wisdom through inquiry into the nature of reality and self.

Over time, such disciplines help peel away layers of superficial conditioning to reveal our true blissful and peaceful self - one with the fundamental pure consciousness that underlies all forms. In that state of inward stillness and clarity, the usual boundaries between subject and object fall away. One perceives directly that all is contained within the one infinite life and knows directly one's identity with the eternal. Though ineffable, this realization brings transcendent peace, love, creativity and compassion.

While glimpses of the Absolute may come through grace to anyone at any time, consistent experience depends on committed effort. The seeker must firmly resolve to strip away all that obscures their true nature like the proverbial onion, layer by layer. With patient practice of presence and purification, the trappings of small self dissolve, and one may abide as peaceful, blissful awareness itself - fully awake in every moment to life's deepest meaning. Then daily living becomes worship, and ordinary reality is transfigured by love, joy, wisdom and service. This is the fruit of following the perennial path with heart and will - a taste of our shared spiritual potential.

 

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Quotes

Constantinos’s quotes


"A "Soul" that out of ignorance keeps making mistakes is like a wounded bird with helpless wings that cannot fly high in the sky."— Constantinos Prokopiou

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CHAPTER III

 

QUIETING PEOPLE

Neglecting to praise the worthy deters people from emulating them; just as not prizing rare treasures deters a man from becoming a thief; or ignoring the things which awaken desire keeps the heart at rest.

Therefore, the wise ruler does not suggest unnecessary things, but seeks to satisfy the minds of his people. He seeks to allay appetites but strengthen bones. He ever tries by keeping people in ignorance to keep them satisfied and those who have knowledge he restrains from evil. If he, himself, practices restraint then everything is in quietness.

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Quieting People

Neglecting to praise the worthy:

Neglecting to acknowledge and praise individuals who deserve recognition can discourage others from emulating their positive qualities.

Just as not appreciating rare treasures deters a person from engaging in theft, the absence of recognition can hinder the development of desirable traits in others.

By recognizing and praising the worthy, we can inspire others to strive for excellence.

Ignoring the things that awaken desire:

When we disregard or ignore the things that evoke desire, we can maintain a sense of contentment and inner peace.

By not constantly seeking external stimuli, we can cultivate a state of tranquility within ourselves.

This approach allows us to find satisfaction in what we already have, rather than constantly chasing after new desires.

The wise ruler's approach:

A wise ruler understands the importance of satisfying the minds of the people they govern.

They do not unnecessarily burden their subjects with irrelevant information or demands.

Instead, they focus on allaying appetites and reinforcing the overall well-being of their people.

The wise ruler restrains those with knowledge from engaging in harmful actions and promotes a culture of restraint and tranquility.

The benefits of quietness:

When individuals practice restraint and embrace a state of quietness, harmony and peace prevail.

By prioritizing calmness and self-control, both on an individual and societal level, conflicts can be minimized.

The pursuit of quietness allows for personal growth, contentment, and a more harmonious coexistence.

Embracing quietness

Quieting people involves recognizing the worthy, ignoring unnecessary desires, and fostering a state of tranquility. The wise ruler seeks to satisfy the minds of their people by allaying appetites and promoting restraint. By embracing quietness, individuals can experience personal growth and contribute to a more peaceful society. Remember to appreciate the positive qualities in others, find contentment in the present, and practice self-restraint for a harmonious existence.

 

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