Samadhi…a word that drew me like a magnet from the moment I heard it, a long time ago….here is Harsh Luthar’s excellent explanation of a high form of this state of consciousness from the varying perspectives of two great sages: Sri Ramakrishna and Ramana Maharshi…
Question On 01/20/2000 From Gausima
I accidentally found this on the internet while searching for something else, and was wondering what type of Nirvikalpa Samadhi it was referring to and if anyone had any knowledge of this.
“once an ordinary person achieves Nirvikalpa Samadhi, he leaves the body in 21 days.” In the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna, on page 245, it says, “Trailanga Swami once said that because a man reasons he is conscious of multiplicity, of variety. Attaining samadhi, one gives up the body in twenty-one days. . . ” (Ramakrishna was talking to his devotees.)
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