Poems

Preparatory practice for beginners

By Prabhuji I have been asked to publish some preparatory techniques of Meditative Philately for those who are not related to either philately or meditation. Before accessing meditation, or dhyāna, it is important to develop concentration or dhāraṇā. Therefore, the...

Meditative philately and inner peace

Classical philately focused on the study and classification of the postage stamp, its characteristics, paper, ink, and history. Meditative philately is directed to the study of the observation of the stamp. The stamp is used as the ideal tool to achieve relaxation,...

Meditative Philately and the cognitive element

Philatelists delight in looking at stamps. Sitting in front of a stamp that catches our eye can be a soulful experience. Meditative philately delves into the experience of observing stamps. The sun illuminates the interior of our houses, without it being inside our...

Connecting ourselves with Reality

When our attention is swept away by memories, we place ourselves in a non-existent past. When we focus our attention on our hopes and dreams, we direct ourselves toward a future that does not yet exist. In both cases, our consciousness takes illusory and non-existent...

Meditative Philately and The Yantras

To understand the foundations of Meditative Philately, some fundamental knowledge about the yantras will be necessary. Yantra: Generally, this term is translated as “machine, tool, instrument, artifact, apparatus, or symbol.” These are geometric shapes that represent...

Preparatory technique for Philatelic Meditation

The following is a preparatory technique for meditation that helps reintegrate the rays of our attention. This simple method can reduce mental hyperactivity and mitigate our stress and fatigue. The practice is ideal for beginners, who are only starting their journey...

How does Meditative Philately work?

Every philatelist has experienced indescribable moments of peace, tranquility, and inner silence. According to Meditative Philately, each stamp fulfills the functions of a mandala, which is a symmetrical diagram, symbol, or geometric pattern. Stamps are like cosmic...

The truly happy man

A king wanted to be completely happy. A great sage told him, — “Look, if you want to be happy, you must fit in the shoes of a happy man.” The king commanded his soldiers to go throughout the kingdom and search everywhere. As they met with a resident they asked him,...