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The Essence Of Life


There is nothing beyond being ‘still’ and resting the mind from all activity. Seeking the ‘path of spirituality is an overrated phrase.

One of the greatest reformers, Ramana Maharishi, in his pragmatic teachings, talks about ‘simply being oneself’.

Let us try to understand the profoundness of his words, “Be still. Apart from this, the mind has no task to do or thought to think”.

To understand this a little better, let’s focus on this:

Happiness and peace are the nature of the Self. The only way to understand this is to SILENCE THE MIND.



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