Category Archives: Ramana Maharshi

On The Necessity Of Self-Enquiry

Student:  ‘It is my great desire that I should actually experience your gracious wisdom.  Kindly fulfill my desire.’ Ramana Maharshi:  ‘Is it the body in front of me that desires to obtain my Grace?  Or is it the awareness within … Continue reading

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On Society….in the words of Sri Ramana

Excerpted from ‘Sri Ramana Gita’: “In a society consisting of followers of diverse ways of life, society is like the body and the members like its limbs.” “A member prospers by working for the good of society like a limb … Continue reading

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On Being, Power and the Self

a selection of Ramana Maharshi’s teachings from ‘Sri Ramana Gita’ “For one to whom the subject is not different from the Self, the object and the cognition also do not appear different from the Self.” Comment:  Here the subject is … Continue reading

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Self-enquiry — ‘Who am I?’

‘Siva is the Being assuming all forms and the Consciousness seeing them. That is to say, Siva is the background underlying both the subject and the object. Everything has its being in Siva and because of Siva.’       … Continue reading

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