The Essence of the Teachings of Mastana Ji
“You have seen the external Gurus; now also behold the internal True Guru.
You have seen the external Temples; now also see the internal True Temple.
You have read the external Shastras (holy books); now also read the internal True Shastra.
You have listened to the external Shabds; now also listen to the internal True Shabd (Divine Melody).
You have read the external Bani; now also read the internal True Bani.
You have recited the external Names; now also meditate on the internal True Naam (Word) which is constantly resounding by itself.
You have listened to the external Kirtan (Hymns); now also listen to the internal True Kirtan.
You have gained the external Bookish knowledge; now also acquire the internal True Knowledge.
You have tasted the external Amrit (Nectar); now also drink the internal True Nectar of Immortality.
You have bathed at the external Places of pilgrimage; now also bathe in the internal True Pilgrimage.
You have practiced the external Sectarian worship; now also practice the internal True Worship.”