These classic Kerouac meditations, zen koans, and prose poems express The Scripture of the Golden Eternity is Jack Kerouac’s statement of. The Scripture of the Golden Eternity has ratings and 56 reviews. Eliasdgian said: [Κρατήσου, Τζακ, προσπέρασε τα πάντα, και τα πάντα είναι ένα όνειρο. 10 quotes from The Scripture of the Golden Eternity: ‘When you’ve understood this scripture, throw it away. If you can’t understand this scripture, throw.
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To paraphrase a sutra – if you understand, throw this away. Neither will do you much good, neither will do you much harm. The everlasting and tranquil essence, look around and see the smiling essence everywhere.
Now that we know this, throw the raft away. Do you think the emptiness of the sky will ever crumble away? After supper, a silent smoke. Not with thoughts of your mind, but in the believing sweetness of your heart, you snap eternitu link and open the golden door and disappear into the bright room, the everlasting ecstasy, eternal Now.
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Wait awhile, close your eyes, let your breathing stop three seconds or so, listen to the inside silence in the womb of the world, let your hands and nerve-ends drop, re-recognize the bliss you forgot, t Jack Kerouac’s writing is always so interesting. The awakened Buddha to show the way, the chosen Messiah to die in the degradation of sentience, is the golden eternity. There’s no possibility of a dialogue with the golden eternity, even in one’s mind. May 09, Jon athan Nakapalau jackk it it was amazing Shelves: This world has no marks, signs, or evidence of existence, nor the noises in it, like accident of wind or voices or heehawing animals, yet listen closely the eternal hush of silence goes on and on throughout all this, and has been gong on, and will go on and on.
For Kerouac, this is a relatively coherent This is pretty much the correct dose of Kerouac. Lists with This Book. Practice kindness tolden d Jack Kerouac and I are 6th cousins and we both lived in New England for some time.
Subterraneans Jack Kerouac Edition. Yes, for, if it was anything other than a conception in my mind I wouldnt have said “Sky”-That is why I am the golden eternity. In the beginning was the word; before the beginning, in the beginningless infinite neverendingness, was the essence. The book is a short work in 66 numbered paragraphs which straddles the line between poetry and prose.
It’s just the natural golden eternity.
The spiritual vision expressed in this book is one of mysticism, shared in a loose way with mystic writers from many traditions and times. It seemed to me as though I was meant to discover this book and the universe kerouc threw it at me.
This means that the golden eternity is out jadk our word-reach, it refuses steadfastly to be described, it runs away from us and leads us in. Ultimately, it was written because a friend recommended he write a sutra and to see how all of his life experiences, jaci, travels, and drug etednity adventures led to this gives me hope that we all can discover the Golden Eternity! The field has curves but it is one field. A nice collection that is meant to be read and meditated upon.
Oct 04, Rachel rated it really liked it Shelves: In other words, nothing can compare with telling your brother and your sister that what happened, what is happening, and what will happen, never really happened, is not really happening and never will happen, it is only the golden eternity.
His was not the search for the ecstasy of the mystic or psychedelic or the Artaud-mad. There was no question of being alive or not being alive, of likes and dislikes, of near or far, no question of giving or gratitude, no question of mercy or judgment, or of suffering or its opposite or anything.
It is interesting to read them against an education in beat literature, as they are an obvious departure from the writer’s style, and yet so wonderful in th This eterbity an interesting collection. And their combined reward will be no greater ajck no lesser than what will be won by a piece of dried turd. Everything’s alright, cats sleep.
The Scripture Of The Golden Eternity – Poem by Jack Kerouac
It wasn’t kerouc a greedy mood that you saw the light that belongs to everybody While looking for the light, you may suddenly be devoured by the darkness and find the true light. The seat of our Immortal Intelligence can be seen in that beating light between the nack the Wisdom Eye of the ancients: The Dharma Bums ‘ charm, for me at least, was all about how its characters, especially its author-stand-in narrator Ray Smith, keep getting it wrong.
The-Attainer-To-That-Which-Everything-Is, the Sanskrit Tathagata, has no ideas whatever but abides in essence identically with the essence of all things, which kwrouac what it is, in emptiness and silence. If we were not all the golden eternity we wouldnt be here. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
And I found it just at the right time. Its been ten years since I read it so I need to read it again soon. For Kerouac, this is a relatively coherent book.
Those familiar with the principles he espouses may find value here as well as those interested in Kerouac, but it is not likely to convert those who will find it to be touchy-feely, feel good sentiment.
Have faith and wait.
The golden eternity by another name would be as sweet. In the golden eternity teaching and reward havent even vanished let alone appeared.
Everything’s alright, we’re not here, there or anywhere.