Monday, 8 February 2016

Chapter 24 - "The Way to Nowhere". Preceding chapters may be accessed from the Archives on the right of the page. Click on "2015", scroll down to the bottom of every page that opens, clicking on "Older Posts."

Chapter 24

There is no reality except the one contained within

                                                                                         Herman Hesse

The Transformation

Nasruddin was pondering greatly. He had been pondering for days, with no resolution to his ponderings. He was even beginning to lose sleep over them, which was most unusual for him. Day after day the questions which arose in his mind assailed his conscious mind without mercy and without respite.

It came down to this. What is the relationship between form and the void, between substance and emptiness, between everything and no-thing? The great Sufi teachers had left him with this impossible conundrum............................

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