Can the ego ever consent to its own destruction…

Can the ego ever consent to its own destruction? Is there ever informed consent for awakening? Perhaps not Because the grasping ego is like a victim of Stockholm Syndrome Conditioned into loving its own captivity It's a false consciousness That needs rescuing Liberating But it's only the true consciousness that can do this Only awareness… Continue reading Can the ego ever consent to its own destruction…

What is human nature in relation to spiritual nature…

What is human nature in relation to spiritual nature? Is our spiritual nature in fact the fulfilment of our human nature? Isn't that what the saints and sages have been telling us all this time? That we have an innate divine potential that represents the fruition of our humanity. So for all our monstrous capacities:… Continue reading What is human nature in relation to spiritual nature…

Perhaps the greatest exponent of self-inquiry…

Perhaps the greatest exponent of self-inquiry and Self-realisation is Sri Ramana Maharshi. The genius of his method, in it's simplicity and power, is unexcelled. Who is the knower? This is the fundamental question. Who am I? But remember, the answer to this question is experiential not conceptual. So 'look', don't think. Observe, don't analyse. Experience,… Continue reading Perhaps the greatest exponent of self-inquiry…