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When God breathes out

You can have both life and God

Osho says if you go to the so called mahatmas (anybody who call themselves mahatmas and nothing to do with the father of nation) they create antagonism (hatred, hostility) towards life and they make you life-negative. They (may) teach you life is negative and is evil. They make you feel as if god and life are contraries (opposite in nature or character), you cannot have both. Kabir says you can have both because life and god are not enemies.

Life is God manifest and God is life unmanifest. When God is not visible he is God and when he becomes visible,  he becomes invisible. It is like breathing like you breathe out and breathe in.
The old Indian scriptures say the the existence is when God breathes out and when God breathes in, there is nonexistance. The whole of existence disappears when he breathes in and the existence appears when he breathes out.

It is one breath going in and out. When God breathes out,  you are born and when God breathes in, you disappear in death. But you never leave God because the outgoing breathe is as much his as the ongoing breathe.

Kabir simply relates whatever he has experienced and never proves his assertions through any logic.
Excerpts from Ecstasy: The Language of Existence by Osho.


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