“Some Messiahs appear to be completely or partially veiled from awareness of their true identity until awakened to it by a Perfect Master who has incarnated to do so, or through a supra-conscious experience of the Divine.
Master Mosheh was dramatically changed by his experience of the “Burning Bush.”
The Qur’an also tells us that Master Mosheh was “guided” by Al Kidr, often referred to as the “Green One” or “The Jew.”
The Perfect Master John baptized Master Yeshuvah in the Holy Spirit.
The monk Tota Puri struck the Bengali avatar Sri Ramakrishna in the center of his forehead with a sharp rock. It immediately sent him into a nirvikalpa samadhi that lasted for six months and culminated twelve years of intense spiritual practices, after which Ramakrishna commenced his activity as a World Teacher.”
–Daniel Feldman, Qabala: The Mystical Heritage of the Children of Abraham, 2001, pg. 107.