What is unconditional freedom?


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Acharya Prashant - Words into Silence

Question: Is there any difference between freedom and unconditional freedom?

Speaker: We live in bondage. What we call as our normal, usual, daily life, is a series of bonded movement in time. Our thinking, acting, even breathing is bondage. It is happening as per forces we have no understanding of, and hence no control over. And then suddenly, without our explicit demand, it so happens that this series, that this chain gets disrupted for a while, like a flash of lightning in dark sky, not lasting long, but having its distinct presence, an undeniable presence. It didn’t last, but it illuminated as long as it was there, and I can’t forget that it illuminated.

It happens without our explicit want, but it is our deepest desire that the chain of unending slavery be broken. Every instance of freedom from this chain gives us relief and brings us a lot of…

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