on the spiritual path
on the spiritual path, the movement is always the same
Sheikh Burhanuddin Herrmann, german Sufi Master (eng/ita)
This ancient wisdom is the wisdom of the men who have realised the Truth. In the
Srimadbhagwadgita Lord Sri Krishna reveals this ancient wisdom in the form of
Sankhyayoga, Buddhiyoga and Karmayoga, the essence of which is that every one
who has been born will have to die one day but the soul is eternal.
The changes in the body do not mean changes in the soul. For a wise man pain and
pleasure, loss and gain, victory and defeat are the same. He remains unperplexed in
The path of selfless action is the right path in which there is neither loss of effort nor
any fear of adverse result.
One, who has overcome attachment, who neither rejoices in meeting with the good nor
recoils in meeting with the evil, is said to have attained stability of mind.
There comes a stage in the evolution of an illuminated soul, when it begins to see the
law hidden behind nature. To it the whole of life reveals its secret.