Volume 6 / Issue 1 SPRING 2020

S p i r i t ua l i t y S t u d i e s 6 - 1 S p r i n g 2 0 2 0 5 7 Antonio Terrone 1. In the darkness of the night, the moon in the river glows bright and clear. Still and immovable on the flowing water. Its image imperturbable. In a confrontation, the adept’s mind is like the image of the moon in the river. Thoughts come and go and never stop. The mind imperturbable. 2. Be always aware of change, as nothing stays the same and everything transforms. Be always aware of death. As nobody lives forever and everybody eventually dies. The adept makes death his companion. Thus reducing the chances to be caught by surprise.