|What the mantram
At this point of effortless mental chanting the mantram can do
|It may dissolve into superconsciousness, or
|It may first help ventilate the subconscious mind,
the storage house of your old thoughts, feelings, and memories which have been sadly
neglected or not successfully dealt with.
The mantram may create an
opportunity for old thoughts and feelings, old fears and guilts, to be released, or
healed, or let go.
What happens next? If your mental chanting first becomes effortless and ventilates the
subconscious pressures, it then moves into your superconscious self. Or, the effortless
chanting bypasses the subconscious basement of your mind, going directly into sublime
superconsciousness. Either way, you arrive in your ecstatic, heavenly nature. The words of
the mantram fall apart and fall away. Only the energy
surge of the mantram remains as your awareness becomes blissful and
full of light.
In this ecstatic stage of continuous