Spiritual Import of Religious Festivals :Ch-2. Part - 26.
Ch-2. Siva – The Mystic Night ( Sivaratri)
This is the essence of the whole matter.
So you are seeing God.
I am right in saying that.
What you see in front of you is God only.
It is not a building.
There is no such thing as a building.
But you call it a building due to an error of perception, due to ignorance and due to not being able to analyse the situation in which you are involved.
We are caught up in a mess, in a paradox, in a confusion; and the confusion has entered us, entered into the bones, as it were, into the very fibre of our being and made us the fools that we are today.
It is to awaken ourselves from this ignorance and to come to a state of that supreme blessedness of the recognition of God in this very world, that we practise Sadhana.
The highest of Sadhanas is meditation on God.
To be continued ...