Iccha Will Jnana Understanding Kriya Action
The most essential giving of thanks and the most fundamental font of appreciation is that which fully embraces and honors Existence itself.
Monday is now a full Fasting day. I have been living a permanent Fast for well over a year now, consuming 30% less than nutritional requirements (basal metabolic rate + total activity) while maintaining a steady weight of around 150 lbs. Divine Source provides the balance of the body's energy requirements.
We are NOT sustained exclusively nor even primarily by the ingestion of food but by the Will of the Divine. FOOD IS A SUPPLEMENT to the Word of God. Where our capacity to accept and channel Divine Will through our bodies is lacking, food satisfies the deficit.
"All Life is Yoga" Sri Aurobindo declared. Indeed, as all Existence is the Yoga of the Divine. The very impulse which effectuates our Being is to merge back into Source. Life is the crucible in which the alchemy of Humanity is transmuted by fire into purified Divine gold.