Monday is AUM-day; in search of meditation
SOLITUDE. Does it serve a purpose for the meditator? Does it have to mean 'lonely'? We are going to explore the writings of a number of notable contemplatives of various backgrounds and explore the role of solitude in spiritual pursuit. These are from a collection published by Chinmaya Publications.
After Gurudev's offering, there are two further essays, one by his own Guru, Swami Tapovan and another by Dr Paul Brunton, both on the virtues of time spent in nature. These we shall leave unrepeated here. Section three now takes up "Solitude Among The Many"… for today let us take a quote only…