“Enlightenment is not something that occurs in the future, after 50 years of sitting cross-legged and saying “OM.” It is right here, in this instant. The reason you’re not experiencing this state of total peace and timelessness is because it is being resisted. It is being resisted because you are trying to control the moment. If you let go of trying to control your experience of the moment, and if you constantly surrender it like a tone of music, then you live on the crest of this exact always-ness. Experience arises like a note of music. The minute you hear a note, it’s already passing away. The instant you’ve heard it, it’s already dissolving. So every single moment is dissolving as it arises. Let go of anticipating the next moment, trying to control it, trying to hang on to the moment that has just passed. Let go clinging to what has just occurred. Let go trying to control what you think is about to occur. Then you live in an infinite space of non-time and non-event. There is an infinite peace beyond description. And you are home.” -David Hawkins
Control is the master addiction. Are we afraid if we let go the pain will come, the disappointment will arise, the hopelessness?
What if when we surrender the peace will flow into our veins, our live will go with the perfection of the stream? Trusting that there is something bigger than the ego-self, then the knowing that there is something bigger comes in.
Let go and fall into the bliss.
Ride the wave of the now...
Painting by Stephan DaLuz