Tattva Bodha

“…a concise and systematic exposition on the fundamental principles (tattvas) of Vedanta, designed to impart self-knowledge and lead the seeker to liberation (moksha).” Read More

Craving and Aversion

“When we hold onto our preferences (our likes and dislikes) we become tight. Holding onto these preferences lightly means the tight boundary of ‘me’ softens and we become permeable, allowing the eternal light of Being to infuse us and our lives.” Read More

Sailor Bob Adamson

“Sailor Bob Adamson suggests that the only reality one can be certain of is their own existence, or awareness of presence. He discusses the concept of a singular, non-dual reality based on ancient traditions. Touching on human perception of their existence, he argues that ego and self-focused thought are illusions, causing human suffering. Finally, Adamson urges readers to address the false self-belief to alleviate these sufferings.” Read More

Marguerite Porete – “The Mirror of Simple Souls”

“Marguerite Porete (13th century – 1 June 1310) was a French-speaking mystic and the author of The Mirror of Simple Souls, a work of Christian mysticism dealing with the workings of agape (divine love). She was burnt at the stake for heresy in Paris in 1310 after a lengthy trial, refusing to remove her book from circulation or recant her views. It was reported in a chronicle that the crowd was moved to tears by the calmness of how she faced her end.” Read More