What Do We Know

The more you think More widely More deeply The more you know That you do not know. Whatever you think you know Is something trivial One which lets you get by in life Without falling into a ditch Though quite often You find yourself Falling into a ditch So, even that trivial knowledge You know … Continue reading What Do We Know

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Ramana Maharshi on True Surrender

Q: [Given to Sri Ramana Maharshi in the form of a written note.] They say that one can obtain everything if one takes refuge in God wholly and solely, and without thought of anything else. Does it mean sitting still in one place and contemplating God entirely at all times, discarding all thoughts, including even … Continue reading Ramana Maharshi on True Surrender

Do Not Worry. Meditate.

Bible – Matthew 6:31-33 So do not worry, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given … Continue reading Do Not Worry. Meditate.

Nisargadatta Maharaj on Surrender

Just realise the One Mover behind all that moves and leave all to Him. If you do not hesitate, or cheat, this is the shortest way to reality. Stand without desire and fear, relinquishing all control and all responsibility. What is wrong in letting go the illusion of personal control and personal responsibility? Both are … Continue reading Nisargadatta Maharaj on Surrender

Eckhart Tolle on Surrender and Acceptance

Surrender is the simple but profound wisdom of yielding to rather than opposing the flow of life. The only place where you can experience the flow of life is the Now, so to surrender is to accept the present moment unconditionally and without reservation. It is to relinquish inner resistance to what is. Inner resistance … Continue reading Eckhart Tolle on Surrender and Acceptance