that Satisfaction — Which is necessarily Spiritual in Nature – there is no Real
Avatar Adi Da Samraj "The To-Me-Surrendered
Head Is an Open Cup of Touch, Rather Than a Knotted Ball of Thought", inHridaya
There Any Questions?" — As one begins to explore
matters of Spiritual Realization, questions are useful . . . up to a point. But
it is always also good to know what that point is, and when
what is needed next is a Revelation—
the true, ego-dissolving Answer given by the Divine —
rather than an "answer" to another "question".
Common Questions about Adi Da and Adidam
This section contains
questions from people expressing interest in learning more about Adi Da and the
Way of Adidam. We will be adding many more questions and responses over time.
If you are seriously interested in Adi Da or the Way of Adidam and have questions
whose answers you cannot find here, please contact
up the Way of Adidam — Questions about the significance of recognizing Adi
Da as the Divine Person in becoming a devotee; disciplines in the Way of Adidam;
the Eternal Vow; and "testing" the Way before taking it up and becoming
a devotee of Adi Da.
Numbers and Value — Questions about
whether the number of Adi Da's devotees, the number of advanced or Enlightened
practitioners in Adidam, or the recognition of Adi Da and Adidam by the world
at large, reflect on the "value" of Adidam.
Questions about people who left Adidam, including "dissident" ex-devotees with
negative impressions about Adi Da and Adidam, who create negative websites.
Crazy Wisdom — Questions
about Adi Da's use of Crazy Wisdom and "skillful means".
in Adi Da's Teaching Over Time — Adi Da's Teaching appeared in many forms,
starting in 1970 and ending in 2008. This section considers questions about differences
in Adi Da's Teaching at different times. Some differences signify actual changes
made by Adi Da over time, while other differences reflect different ways Adi Da
communicated the same underlying point at different times.