Rupert Spira Videos

In spiritual circles you will often hear it said that at the center of existence is an infinite nothing or nothingness in which all of the somethings appear.  In this AMAZING 8 minute video, Rupert explains very simply that this is not only NOT true but it is also impossible.  Rupert helps us understand that, “That which is, never ceases to be and that which is not, never comes into existence.”  Let’s listen carefully…

In this short 7 minute video, a questioner says she understands and has had glimpses of her true position but doesn’t seem to be able to stabilize there.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s response…

In this magnificent 11 minute video, a woman wonders if her sense of peace in the forest is awareness and then asks about panpsychism.  Panpsychism is the doctrine or belief that everything material, however small, has an element of individual consciousness.  Even though this is an incorrect point of view, it shows that science is at least headed in the right direction. Let’s listen to Rupert’s explanation…

In this revealing video, a woman asks Rupert to talk about fate and why some people are born into difficult circumstances while others are not.  Let’s take a clear look at this…

In this great 5 minute video, a woman wants to know how to balance her new non-dual understanding with the distractions of living in a materialistic world.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s enlightened response…

In this wonderful 13 minute video with daily life applications, Rupert explores the Vedantic and Tantric approach in relationship to emotions  and what Rupert recommends is very useful, especially the use of the Vendantic approach in the “heat of the moment“ when dealing with others. Let’s listen in…

In this very clear 14 minute video, a questioner says that he is totally confused about the mechanics of free will and choiceless Awareness and how this applies to everyday decision making. Let’s listen to Rupert’s wise reply…

In this 8 minute video, A man asks for clarification about whether it is the mind or awareness that is seeking and knowing.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s explanation that the mind must be involved in or to perceive anything…

“Each of our minds has a different view of the SAME consciousness. The universe is consciousness and each of us are viewpoints in consciousness of the inside of consciousnesses mind.”

In this very interesting 13 minute video, a woman asks Rupert about the relationship between physical pain and the interpretation of it which leads to a conversation about finding and removing the layers of illusion that is clouding your experience.  Let’s join in…

In this enlightening video clip, a questioner wants to know if the ego is necessarily problematic.  Rupert explains that the ego as an activity is NOT problematic, but that ego as an identity is VERY problematic.  Lets listen carefully as Rupert dives into the nature of the ego…

In this lovely 8 minute video, a man asks Rupert if there is a distinction between self-inquiry and self-abidance. He explains in detail how Self-Inquiry is about self-investigation which usually involves a question of some kind, where self-abidance is just a conscious effort to keep the attention inside the perimeters of the “Self”.  Let’s listen…

This 13 minute clip was taken from a weekend in Amsterdam, September 2018. A man asks Rupert how time can be a construct of the mind.  Let’s listen carefully to Rupert’s response…

In this fantastic 8 minute video, Rupert Spira speaks about trauma and the ongoing process of realignment of the mind after the recognition of our true nature.  Let’s not wait another minute…

In this awesome guided meditation, Rupert Spira reminds us that non-duality addresses two essential questions, ‘How may we find lasting peace and happiness?’ and ‘What is the nature of reality?’. We find that the answers to both questions are the same: self-knowledge. In this contemplation, we uncover the nature of this naked, uncoloured self to find both the means of lasting peace, of happiness, and an understanding of the nature of reality.

This clip 10 minute clip was taken from the Spring Retreat at Buckland Hall 2018.  A woman new to retreats wants to understand what Rupert means by true meditation and what he means by the statement, “Meditation is what we are, not what we do”.

In this eye opening 10 minute video, a woman is curious about the nature of attention and what triggers it. Let’s listen as Rupert uses his amazing teaching style to explain the nature of attention.

In this revealing 8 minute video, a man asks Rupert what is the appropriate action to take when witnessing people mistreating each other if he knows everything is ultimately pure awareness.

In this inspired 8 minute video, a woman says that after all the years of coming to retreats she still feels she wants more. Rupert explains that no experience can bring us happiness other then a sense of fulfillment and realization of our true nature.  Let’s get started…

In this amazing 10 minute video, Rupert Spira addresses the illusion that the separate self is limited, temporary and generated by the body.  Let’s listen

In this revealing 12 minute video, a man asks Rupert to provide guidance on how to be more open to experiencing vulnerable emotions he has tried to avoid throughout his life. Let’s listen to Rupert’s advice…

In this very enlightening 10 minute video, Rupert Spira demonstrates that the now is not moving through time as it appears to our mind.  In reality, not only is there no past or future but there is also no such thing as a now which is a moment in time. Let’s see what Rupert is talking about…