A free spirit is not bound by this, that, matter, materialism or opinion. They sing, dance and flow on the wind - for they are at one with it. They are nothing and everything - void and expanse. Even space and time does not confine or define them. For they are pure energy itself.Rasheed Ogunlaru
About This Quote
In Sanskrit, "A-Brahma" means "without a material form". In Hinduism, "A-Brahma" denotes the Absolute Truth. In this quote from The Upanishads, the poet refers to those who have transcended materialism to experience the soul as itself one with the Absolute. He describes a free spirit as one who doesn't define their self by a material form.
He describes a free spirit as one who has no need of being bound by matter, materialism or opinion. They sing, dance and flow on the wind - for they are at one with it. They are nothing and everything - void and expanse.
Even space and time does not confine or define them. For they are pure energy itself.
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