Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-12 Thread Michael Jackson
: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 5:44 AM   Lawson, Compared to the general American public, TMers can be considered

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-12 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 2/11/2014 9:10 PM, lengli...@cox.net wrote: Maharishi's take on these things was often exactly what he heard from Gurudev. This should be pretty easy to verify. L.B. Shriver didn't get many replies to his thread about his book, Rocks Are Melting the everyday teachings of SBS except for

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-12 Thread Bhairitu
: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 5:44 AM Lawson, Compared to the general American public, TMers can be considered as brahmins, or twice born, since all of us have gone through

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-12 Thread Share Long
domination in their society? On Wed, 2/12/14, jr_...@yahoo.com jr_...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, February 12

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2014-02-12 Thread jr_esq
Bhairitu, Technically, what you're saying is correct. Intellectuals could be considered as brahmins.

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-12 Thread Bhairitu
: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com mailto:FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 5:44 AM Lawson, Compared to the general American public, TMers can be considered as brahmins, or twice born

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-12 Thread Share Long
? On Wed, 2/12/14, jr_...@yahoo.com jr_...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-12 Thread Michael Jackson
interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 7:43 PM   MJ, The caste system was originally created to divide the work in society based

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-11 Thread Michael Jackson
He's got some funny stuff on his blog - this is one of them On Tuesday, February 11, 2014 12:03 PM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote:   ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, mjackson74@... wrote:

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-11 Thread Michael Jackson
is discussed about the Vedas, I have no idea - all above my head. On Wed, 2/12/14, steve.sun...@yahoo.com steve.sun...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date

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2014-02-11 Thread steve.sundur
. As to the esoteric nature of what is discussed about the Vedas, I have no idea - all above my head. On Wed, 2/12/14, steve.sundur@... mailto:steve.sundur@... steve.sundur@... mailto:steve.sundur@... wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-11 Thread LEnglish5
Maharishi's take on these things was often exactly what he heard from Gurudev. I've read comments from famous gurus/spiritual leaders in India who knew Gurudev and then heard Maharishi speak, and they basiclly said he did a good job of channeling his guru. And really, that is all he ever

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: VERY interesting take on the vedas by an Indian writer

2014-02-11 Thread jr_esq
Lawson, Compared to the general American public, TMers can be considered as brahmins, or twice born, since all of us have gone through the initiation to the meditation tradition of Gurudev. But there are those TMers who have relinquished this title by words and actions. Also, by