awakening

Wake Up Already

Forgetfulness is the mark of this world. What is the use of seeking that which is forgotten when the only …

Egology I

To better understand the ego we must understand the various levels of ego, or various egos at play. Here we …

The Blanket of Truth

Don’t ever think that you are not home. You are home and you always been home because you are the …

You Are The Maze

Fear not my friend.¬†Go where you have to go; do what you have to do. Nothing is ever lost, nothing …

I AM

Objects are not simply passive phenomena hovering over against consciousness. Objects always appear with an overbearing claim to existence. Look …

The Tyranny of Narrative

Does a falling tree make a sound when there is no one to hear it? Of course it doesn’t. Sound …

Samsara is Nirvana

I am not of this world. If I were how could I know the world as world? How could I …

The Mind Boner

The mind has but one task, to project outwardly what rises within it. Mind throws the bone for us to …

The Story of Creation

The story of creation is pretty simple if we don’t get caught up in the literal meaning of words. Here …

Garden of Nirvana II

“The ignorant regard this samsara as real. In reality it does not exist at all. What does exist after this …

Garden of Nirvana I

“Remain as the pure consciousness. Drink the essence of self-knowledge. Rest free from all doubts in the garden of nirvana …

The Holy Gaze

World is a mirage in the gaze of the Onlooker. This world! This world is nothing but the gaze trapped …

Who Am I

A fascinating talk by Swami Sarvapriyananda about “Who am I?” through understanding who I am not.

The Real Fall

Adam and Eve took a bite from the tree…, and hence The Fall. Did they fall out? Fall in? Fall …

How To Meditate

The Art of Effortless Meditation We often approach meditation with a purely utilitarian mindset; we like the way it feels. …