In this six minute video, Ramesh takes on the two most popular questions of the spiritual seeker… “What is Enlightenment?” and “How will Enlightenment change my life?”
Ramesh Balsekar is a direct desciple of the late Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj. He also became one of Maharaj’s favorite live translators and did so for several years until Maharaj’s death and went on to write several books containing Maharaj’s teachings and discourses.
In this great little interview of Ramesh Balsekar by Stephen Wolinsky, they discuss the relationship between Ramesh and Nisargadatta Maharaj and what he believes was the central message of his teachings.
Ramesh Balsekar and Stephen Wolinsky are both disciples of the late Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj. Balsekar also became one of Maharaj’s favorite translators and did so for several years until Maharaj’s death and went on to write several books containing Maharaj’s teachings and discourses.
In this short 4 minute audio from Adyashanti, he explains that for most people the “unknown” seems like this mystical void out there that contains all of the unknown, when in actuality the unknown is right here and now.
In this short 5 minute clip in which Rupert is being interviewed by Amy Torres and Bill Free, he explains the absolute best source to consider when trying to make life decisions. This particular clip deals with decisions about relationships but the advice is universal.
In this 12 minute video from Rupert, he responds to a questioner asking about the fact that often her motivation for taking action seems to come from a resistance to “what is”. This seems in opposition to the concept of “acceptance” until one digs a little deeper to realize that often love can be disguised as resistance but is actually an opportunity to express love in response to injustice.
This audio/video from Alan watts may only be three minutes long but it contains the secret to making everything we call “work” more pleasant and enjoyable. Let’s listen in on this simple advice…
This wonderful 10 minute video is the reading of a beautiful poem from Papaji as performed by Satyashanti. This poem, Self, comes from the book, The Truth Is, a collection of poems and conversations with H.W.L. Poonja, also affectionately known as Papaji. This poem contains all that needs to be known for Awakening to the one and only “Self”.
This beautifully produced 10 minute audio/video from Gangaji deserves a full five star rating. Every single word points to the true nature of reality and adds no confusing concepts to distract the restless mind, leaving room for true realization of the all encompassing “Self”.
In this four minute excerpt from an interview with David Godman, (a well know author who has written many books on the teachings of Ramana Maharshi, Papaji, and Nisargadatta Maharaj) he gives us some insight into the life of Ramana Maharshi.
In this four minute excerpt from an interview with David Godman, (a well know author who has written many books on the teachings of Ramana Maharshi, Papaji, and Nisargadatta Maharaj) he gives us some insight into the life of Papaji.
This nine minute video clip from Jeff Foster focuses on the realization that “All That Is” in each moment has already been accepted by the very fact of its existence, so there is no point for the mind to play its games of accepting or not accepting the “now” because the universe has already accepted the way things are into being.
This six minute video from Adyashanti explores the subject of uncertainty. Though most of us find uncertainty to cause unbalance, unease and anxiety, Adyashanti encourages us to welcome uncertainty and the unknown into our lives because this is where our true nature resides.
In this short 4 minute video, Adyashanti explains that because of the distinct possibility of taking spiritual teachings as containing the reality of “Truth” itself, it is better to look at spiritual teachings as strategies for awakening.
In this short 9 minute video from Adyashanti, he explains that Awakening usually comes in two stages. The first stage being a shift in perception which creates a much better version of duality and a second stage which then integrates the world of spirituality with the world of form into oneness of being.
In this nine minute clip from an interview with Hillary Larson and Gangaji, we explore people’s obsessions with money or lack thereof and its connection with our fear of death. Very interesting.
In this 8 minute video from Rupert, he takes us on a true exploration of our longing and explains that our longing can never be fulfilled because a longing is always directed at an object. Before giving away the main point he is making, let’s listen in to Rupert right now…
In this wonderful 7 minute excerpt from a talk given at the 2010 SAND conference, Rupert describes the foundation of non duality, provides a wonderful look at love, and helps us realize why as Awareness we truly are (literally) peace, happiness and love.
In this very short two and a half minute clip, Rupert is presented with a question about how it is possible to use thoughts and words to give us a glimpse of our true nature when thoughts and words can truly only point to an object. Let’s listen to Rupert’s brilliant reply…