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In October 1982, Torkom traveled to
Monday, November 1st
Well, this is my birthday. People here are going to give a party. I was so happy to receive the telegram from the group Headquarters and a very beautiful letter from Sari.
Tomorrow I will give a Scorpio message in the
. We are hoping we
will have more people. Sufi
A few hours ago a psychiatrist and his wife came to see me. He wanted to know what I think about the Self. I talked to him about the book, The Science of Becoming Oneself. I told him that I am preparing a new book on the Self and explained to him two ways of approaching the Self.
One way is through expressing and living in Beauty, Goodness, and Truth, which actualize the Self. The other method is the conscious detachment from the not-self. This is an in-going process. The first one is an outgoing process.
His wife spoke about her intention to build a school of the new age and asked my opinion. I promised to send her papers that we are in the process of preparing for our future university.
The difficulties, obstacles, and traps are everywhere on the planet, and the sons of Light must struggle to make a breakthrough.
It seems to me that the self-seeking force, whatever it is, is very clever, and it has a universal grip on human affairs. That is not scary but highly challenging to the spirit of man.
I had a very beautiful birthday party. There were sixty people in a very beautiful room, various cakes, and the birthday cake with a round candle, lots of roses, and Protea flowers.
Joan’s husband, Gerald, gave a talk about me, and then I lit the candle and cut the cake while they were singing Happy Birthday. In one second I was in Agoura [California] with all my beloved ones, and I felt very happy.
People brought so many gifts, among which there was a new camera, which for a long time I wanted to have. Sandra and Joan gave it to me. A little girl, Sandra’s daughter, wrote me a poem. It is so beautiful that I am going to put it here: