Recently Published Articles
for All Official Adidam Websites
This page lists updates for significant new publications on all of the official Adidam websites.
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The Avon Lady
Listen to an excerpt from “The Avon Lady”, a talk given by Avatar Adi Da in the early 1970s. Here He describes the contraction that is the subtle motivation of all seeking, and then goes on to describe the unique function of the True Guru—Who alone does not support the search, thereby Awakening awareness of what is prior to the search.
The Gift of Truth Itself
Listen to a recitation from “There Is One Truth—Which Is Always Already The Case”, an essay in the new book The Gift of Truth Itself. This slim volume is an introduction to Avatar Adi Da’s Reality-Teaching and Way, as well as a highly accessible collection of essays from His Aletheon masterwork.
Guru as Prophet
Listen to an excerpt from "Guru As Prophet", a classic discourse by Avatar Adi Da from the early period of His Teaching-Work. Here Adi Da distinguishes between the Spiritual (Transmission) Function of the True Guru and the public function of Guru as "prophet" (or critic).
Listen to a recitation from a key essay in Green Gorilla entitled “Searchless, Lawful Management of the Body”, where Avatar Adi Da describes the principle of approaching diet as an obligation for health rather than a problem to be corrected.
Adidam Website - Press Section
Four Monographs Published About Adidam
The Press area now features a link to four professional papers about Adidam. These monographs were originally presented at the recent conference of the Center for Studies on New Religions, held in Salt Lake City.
In "Radical" Transcendentalism, Avatar Adi Da Samraj describes how secular science and conventional religion "support and serve" humankind's illusions about reality
The Necessary Foundation of Right Life
In this selection of readings from The Aletheon, Avatar Adi Da writes about the requirement for the disciplines of right life, with details about conscious exercise, diet, sexual discipline, and money.
Video: Cracking the Code of Experience
Avatar Adi Da likens the mind to 'cyberspace' in this newly published video discourse about the nature of the human mechanism and the illusion of a separate 'self'.
The Aletheon - The Truth Book
The newly expanded Teaching section now contains a series of readings from Avatar Adi Da's "first and foremost" scripture, presented in four sections:
Not Two Is Peace
This magazine article presents the newly published third edition of Avatar Adi Da's remarkable gift to humankind: the explanation for our global human dilemma and its necessary remedy - through embrace of principles He elaborates.
Adidam Website - Press Section
Columbia College Publishes an Obituary
The Press page of this website now links to an obituary for Avatar Adi Da that was published by Columbia College, where He was a member of the class of 1961.