Daughter of Fire has ratings and 16 reviews. Fascinating, although long and repetitive, diary of Irina Tweedie’s training with Bhai Sahib, her Sufi teacher in. Irina Tweedie: Daughter of Fire. Dec 1, In the West the sun was setting in a sea of shimmering golden clouds. The whole world seemed to be illumined by. Irina Tweedie – The Chasm of Fire ().pdf – Free ebook download as PDF File This account was later expanded into “Daughter of Fire” (), which is its.
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Noted again the lac Twedie just reached in this marathon read of pages the chapter where Irina carries out an enraged murder of a mouse in her room – which demonstrates how conceptual is her understanding of ‘Ahimsa’ non-violence being the first step in Yoga training and the two sides of the coin to her extraordinary passion Who would have thought that a widow in her fifties could have endured so much suffering in the search for the ultimate Truth?
There is nothing auspicious or non-auspicious. Her beloved guru never missed an opportunity to test out her understanding. He also demands that she hands over to him all of her income as a test of her dependence on money. It was rewarding not to miss the double rainbow without yellow and Irina’s expanding love for others The sunrise, the sunset, the garden, the people, the whole daily life seems outwardly the same.
The self, and ov else, remains with the Beloved from then on, and the Beloved remains with you permanently when there is no self anymore.
Daughter of Fire : A Diary of a Spiritual Training with a Sufi Master
As if it were made of the pure, thin air of the snow peaks. Apr 30, Manish added it.
My Master told me that my troubles are passing away. And this is clear from the very beginning: Before entering, I stopped and turned and saw that right across the chowraha was a magnificent rainbow. It is neither a religion or a philosophy. As if this special peace always was and always would be, forever… Immediately, Bhai Sahib instructs her to keep a diary of her experiences.
This was not just desire; it was madness in its lowest, animal form; a paroxysm of sex-craving. Yet once more I shall die as Man, to soar With angels blest; but even daguhter angelhood I must pass on: When was I less by dying?
He himself was full of peace.
I occasionally open its pages to read a quote here or there by the Sufi Master. You walk on it; it falls, you fall into the fire… very insecure indeed. Her gratitude is overwhelming; she offers herself up completely and drowns in a sea of unfathomable bliss: Sandy rated it really liked it May 10, Although both paths ultimately lead to the same goal, the Teacher places greater emphasis on surrender:.
This irian the only way; there is no other. From the deepest depth… Also at home, when I think of him, it comes over me… Soft, gentle. Ranjan rated it it was amazing Mar 06, I stood for a while, enchanted.
Irina Tweedie: Daughter of Fire – Stillness Speaks
Speaking about the way of surrender to a student one day, she says:. But now you must go. In the West the sun was setting in a sea of shimmering golden clouds. Her gratitude is overwhelming; she offers herself up completely and drowns in a sea of unfathomable bliss:.
Daughter of Fire: A Diary of a Spiritual Training with a Sufi Master by Irina Tweedie
Written in the style of a diary, the author details her Day by Day spiritual unfoldment under an unnamed Sufi Master in India. She then felt compelled to travel to India. Deep happiness welling from within. But gradually, the path of love begins to arise within her, the feminine mystery starts to overflow. Mark rated it it was amazing May 11, By creating habits we imprison ourselves; imprisonment is limitation. Skimming through the repetitive long descriptions of her nights of suffering, physical pain and oceans of tears no sign of mental training to control her mind And now Bhai Sahib also stands before her — Beloved Teacher and guide.
Agustin rated it liked it Feb 18, I was rigid, I could not move. Sufis are free from them…” p. I thought; he has activated the chakra at the base ot the spine and left the kundalini energy there to… fure what? Often mystical and fantastic and always inspirational she describes her development in a way and direction those interested in Eastern Spirituality can relate to.
Jun 12, Sandra rated it it was amazing Recommended to Sandra by: