Monthly Archives: January 2013

“Self Remembering” – what is it?

For many years ‘I’ was preoccupied with the effort to ‘Self Remember’. With the mistaken belief that the ‘Self’ was a separate entity trying to do the ‘remembering’, it was a preoccupation doomed to failure and frustration. So what a … Continue reading

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Pondering Existence

We really have no divine right to exist in these bodies. But we are, just as the flower in the vase on the table is existing. But to whom is the ‘we’ referring? Why that which is ‘conscious’. That which … Continue reading

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‘Who Am I?’ again.

It recently struck me that this question, ‘Who am I?’, the question Ramana Maharshi, as well as numerous sages down the ages have advised we ask ourselves, functions in a similar fashion to a Zen Koan. Now let me clarify, … Continue reading

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On reading words by eminent masters

I can now attest to two kinds of reading. The reading that goes on ‘before’ as opposed to the reading that comes ‘after’. By ‘before’ and ‘after’, I am referring to the periods prior and subsequent to the realisation of … Continue reading

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