Nisargadatta Maharaj on Happiness

QUESTIONER: By His Grace I shall be made happy, powerful and peaceful. NISARGADATTA MAHARAJ: What ambitions! How can a person limited in time and space, a mere┬ábody-mind, a gasp of pain between birth and death, be happy? The very conditions of its arising make happiness impossible. Peace, power, happiness, these are never personal states, nobody … Continue reading Nisargadatta Maharaj on Happiness

The Teaching

I listen to the voice of the few Who drum on my ears The knowledge they knew And went beyond desires and fears. This is what they say In pointing out the way: Our happiness is hostage to uncertainty And when obtained, is transitory; We seek for it all the while outside While its wellspring … Continue reading The Teaching

Hindutva or Hindu Tattva

Happiness is every man's ultimate goal Whatever be the means he adopts Like Dharma, Artha, Kama, Moksha And Aristotle agrees, wise as he was Agrees, too, Ramana Maharshi Though counsels he Happiness lies within.   It is happiness that we seek Through family and friends In whose company we blossom To fulfill our respective destinies. … Continue reading Hindutva or Hindu Tattva