I love how clearly and succinctly you speak the truth! I had a similar thought but the way I though it was with a lot more "sneer" behind it.
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "markmeredith2002" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > If purusha had arrived in July and an ice lingam appeared, then I'd be > impressed ... but not in the dead of winter. > > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Rick Archer <fairfieldlife@> > wrote: > > > > From: Anthony Antimuro <mailto:aantimuro@> > > To: Anthony Antimuro <mailto:aantimuro@> > > Sent: 1/31/2006 1:27:43 PM > > Subject: FW: An auspicious beginning > > > > Dear Friends, > > > > Purusha has landed in the "Land of Wholeness"¸ as Maharishi is fond of > > calling Holland. There is a strong sense in the group that coming to > be with > > Maharishi at this time is a very significant step forward in our > evolution. > > And indeed the signs for it are very auspicious. > > > > Normally when Maharishi invites a group to be with him, he lets them > rest a > > day or two to recoup from travel fatigue. So I was surprised when the > > message came on the day after we arrived that he wanted to meet with > us. We > > are in bungalows in a resort park just 15 minutes drive from MERU. I > was one > > of the first to arrive at Maharishi's magnificent wood house. It > turned out > > he didn't call for us to meet with him, but to come see something > that had > > appeared: an ice linga, the form of Shiva, the aspect of Silence within > > Natural Law. Purusha is that Silence within Natural Law so it is > correlated > > with Shiva. > > > > The ice linga had appeared on the second floor ledge of Maharishi's > house > > near where he has his living quarters. If you have seen a picture of his > > house you would have noticed a prominent sun room in the center of the > > second floor above the entrance. The linga appeared just to the left > of that > > room. To see it, we actually went upstairs into the sun room, a very > kind > > invitation that few have ever had the privilege of seeing. Gareth > Wallace, > > who has an office downstairs, said he had never been upstairs. > > > > What makes this linga so unusual is that it appeared at all. Nothing > like it > > had ever appeared on the house before. There was no snow on the > roof, and no > > gutter from which to leak a drip. But there was a slight drip coming > off the > > beam above. From where did so much water come? One could only guess. It > > seemed highly unlikely that enough water could have leaked under the > roof > > and run off the beam, but somehow it did, making it all the more > mysterious. > > > > At its highest the linga was about 14-15" tall. When we arrive late > in the > > afternoon it was about half that. It was not clear ice but frosty > white, and > > perfectly shaped as lingas seen in stone. The pandits had done puja > to it so > > there were some flower petals around it. > > > > When Maharishi was told that the linga had appeared, the first thing he > > asked was if Purusha had arrived, and was told that yes, they had just > > arrived. So he took it to be a very auspicious sign that Shiva would > give > > the blessing of an appearance at the time Purusha arrived. > > > > A VERY good start. > > > > Jai Guru Dev, > > > > Steve > > > ------------------------ Yahoo! Groups Sponsor --------------------~--> Join modern day disciples reach the disfigured and poor with hope and healing http://us.click.yahoo.com/lMct6A/Vp3LAA/i1hLAA/UlWolB/TM --------------------------------------------------------------------~-> To subscribe, send a message to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Or go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ and click 'Join This Group!' Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/