Celibacy/Abstinence/Purpose of 'Samsara'


Respected Sir. Please shed some light on my doubts. We seprated ourselves from almighty to taste sense pleasures. Later the almighty generated a system the whole universe & all its laws to rectify us. The almighty created maya that keeps us illusioned. Under effect of maya we commits henious sins. We are not body but soul, but why couldn't the almighty just remove the veil instead of making us work for it. Would there be a difference in attaining illumination direcly by the help of God & by working hard for it. Afterall either way we would be aware of our SatChitAnanda nature.

1. 'Agnyana' (ignorance)as regards the Jiva is without beginning.

2. 'Samsara' is the classroom where the Jiva is taught lessons of 'Gnyana' (truth) through the syllabus called life experiences by the invisible teacher called 'Brahman'.

3. Why is it that the professors in the university don't give you the answers to the question paper in the examination hall? Why do they make you work for it?

The professors teach you the subject, yet you are supposed to prove yourself in the exam where the very same professors behave strict and do not help you answer.

4. Illumination comes only by HIS grace AFTER you work hard to the extreme and realize the falsity of the entity which thought it worked hard.

Yes, you are Sat-Chit-Ananda (Knowledge-Existence-Bliss). It is to make you realize the same that the show is being staged.

ॐ तत् सत्
(That Supreme being is the absolute truth)  


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