Nisargadatta Maharaj on the Person, Witness, and the Supreme

Step back from action to consciousness, leave action to the body and the mind; it is their domain. Remain as pure witness, till even witnessing dissolves in the Supreme. It is like washing printed cloth. First, the design fades, then the background and in the end, the cloth is plain white. The personality gives place … Continue reading Nisargadatta Maharaj on the Person, Witness, and the Supreme

Ramana Maharshi on Contemplation

I [Yogi Ramaiah] asked [Ramana] Maharshi about contemplation. He taught me as follows: When a man dies the funeral pyre is prepared and the body is laid flat on the pyre. The pyre is lit. The skin is burnt, then the flesh and then the bones until the whole body falls to ashes. What remains … Continue reading Ramana Maharshi on Contemplation