Giten on War
GITEN ON WAR
Giten has shared this information with
the office of
Barack Obama and the
Embasy of Israel in
On Easter day, 16th April 2006, I
took a coffee by myself in a café. Suddenly a silence descended on me,
my separation from life disappeared like darkness in a room when you lit
light. Suddenly my whole perception of reality changed, and in a few
I learnt more than during 20 years in the university.
I was suddenly one with life, one with the Whole.
It filled my heart with an ecstatic joy to be one with people, one with
the Whole, without reaching out of myself. I felt accepted as I am and
loved by Existence.
In this wholeness, there was nowhere to go and
nothing to achieve. I was suddenly part of God. I was coming home.
It was a joy to be in a silent communion with
people on a deeper level beyond words, rather with the usual nonsense
people waste theirs lives on.
The reason that people start wars is because they
still believe in their separation from life. But when you experience
this wholeness with all living beings, you understand that hurting
somebody else is just hurting yourself as we are all one on the
The word "religion" originally means "to return to
the source" and this experience is also a freedom through finding my own
unique relationship to the Existential source, to the Whole, without
depending on any church, organization, priest, faith or scripture -
including the scientific rationalistic and materialistic religion.”