Have you noticed on some days that you wish to be completely aloof from everyone and everything. It is not as if you are depressed or down or sad but everything appears a bit tasteless. You just want to be one with something or someone to give you ultimate peace. You yearn for quietude. Your mind is still. However you are in a mode of extreme yearning!
That is detachment.
Your soul or the Self wants to be with the Supreme Self. That is it.
It realizes that there are too many things happening around us which pull us in various directions and tend to destabilize us. Through detachment the Supreme Self is reminding us that what we see, feel and hear is illusory. Our potential is infinitude.
That yearning of detachment is acceptance of the final truth: the infinitude which the Self wants to be with.
Let us celebrate detachment and be with the Self through meditation, service and knowledge