By Dr Paul Brunton
A mix of trip narrative & profound religious event. no dw, undated 1st ed c1939
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Co-operation in obtaining them. The world is but an enlarged hotel, where we are lodged and fed by Mother Nature, pay our bill and then pass on. For Nature has a will to outwork in us an� only by desisting for a time from the cOntinuous exercise of our own wills can we acquaint ourselves with her purpose. It; however, we do this we ma,y learn with surprise that she also has a way of silently yet forcefully attain ing this end before our eyes, once we help her by such selflessness. And then her aims and our aims become one, interblent.
I possess my own prophetic anticipations of what is going to happen in India, but in a world where national and racial prejudice is king it is not always tactful to tell the truth. I do not wear, and I do not want to wear, any political label. It is true that to be un labelled nowadays is deemed heresy and weakness, is to invite neg lect, but to don the prophet's mantle is full of d anger. Both Britisher and Indian would mistake and narrow down my attitude, and certainly misunderstand my predic tion.
The creep i ng plants which entwine themselves around a few of these trunks in front of my door show snow-white blossoIns of faintly scented little flowers which brighten the shadowed scene. They spangle the dark foliage like a firmament of shining stars. Among these silent tree-shadows I may find, doubtless, what the towns cannot give-peace, depth and healing. But the gradient is set at aD exceedingly steep angle and one can scarcely descend into it without clinging with both arxns to each trunk as ant: -passes.
A Hermit in the Himalayas: The Journal of a Lonely Exile by Dr Paul Brunton