Higher & Lower Self

Higher & Lower Self2016-11-17T15:07:08+01:00

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Humans have two different natures, the lower nature (human), and the higher nature (divine), both endowed with faculties enabling them to think, feel and act, but in opposite directions. I have called these two natures the personality (Lower Self) and the individuality (Higher Self). What we must understand first of all is that even if the Lower Self is indeed different from the Higher Self, it nevertheless has its origins above, in the Spirit.

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This diagram shows the lower and higher nature (Higher Self), or the personality, and uses terms from the Eastern spiritual tradition to refer to the different subtle bodies constituting both natures. Read more…

« You must realize that your life on earth is one long sleep full of dreams. One day, when you wake up, you will say, ‘My God, how could I have believed all that was true?’ But now, while you are here, you have to work, to learn what matter is, even if you have to acknowledge, when you return to the other world, that reality was not to be found here.

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We are only a dream of the divine Being within us; we are asleep, and we must wake up. But how can we wake up? By concentrating on our higher self, by identifying with it. Little by little, the consciousness of our limited self will become one with the consciousness of our higher self, and with this union true awakening will occur.’
Read more… Izvor book 222, Man’s Psychic Life 

Lecture of 5 July 1983: Above good and evil,there exists a third lodge –
It is important to know that evil is always buried in good. As soon as you begin to do good, already evil is present. So, what to do with it ?