Transformative Literature

Only a limited number of literary works possess transformative force--the power to enable a seeker to gain a higher state of consciousness.

Seekers must prepare themselves by:
  1. Diligent study of materials to gain deepening discernment of
    • Which literary works contain genuine transformtive dynamism (and which do not)
    • What the nature of this transformative power is
    • Higher meanings and illuminations in transformative material

  2. Sincere development of necessary attitudes:

  3. Assiduous self-study and purification

  4. Intelligent search for a teacher or teachers who have the capability of opening the transformative power of chosen literature

The higher state of consciousness which transformative literature allows us to achieve is: