2007 Self-Realization Teachings

Initial silence is followed by a brief talk about the undifferentiated nature of Being and Purnam (Perfect Fullness) of the Self. Dialogues on happiness, detachment, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapter 12 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on the nature of bondage and Liberation, of “I” and “mine” and the absence of “I” and “mine.” Dialogues on Self-inquiry, Self-Knowledge, states of mind such as dream and one’s true identity, the eternal nature of the freedom of the Self, the mind’s nonexistence, questions and silence, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapter 13 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on the identity of Being and Knowledge, and the nonduality of Self- Knowledge, transcendent of all bodily and mental, sensory and conceptual, perception. Dialogues on Selfinquiry, egolessness, freedom from the tendency of craving acceptance, spirituality that is beyond states affected by bodily conditions, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapter 13 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on nonobjective inquiry for Self-Realization. Dialogues on Self-inquiry transcendent of objective concepts, the actual experience of inquiry and knowing the Self, the nonexistence of the ego, Realization is not an event, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapter 14 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on the nature of Silence as Absolute Being, nondual Self-Knowledge, and inquiry that leaves the Self self-revealed. Dialogues on transcendence of the body, senses, and the mind, Selfinquiry, the true Knower, the one Self without a second, freedom from being “in the mind,” the one State or Reality, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapter 15 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on the identity of Being and Knowledge, Existence-Consciousness-Bliss, and the unchanging nature of the Real Self. Dialogues on freedom from misidentification as an ego entity, the unborn nature of “I,” “from where the ‘I’ arises, Consciousness and the three states, awaking from the dream character and illusory world, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapters 17 and 18 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk about the essence of Self-Realization being the Knowledge of one’s true identity, with references to the instruction of the Mahavakyas of the Upanishads. Dialogues on jnana and bhakti (knowledge and devotion), the greatest help, the nature of God and the Self, the destruction of the root of ignorance, Self-inquiry, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapter 18 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk about the undivided nature of the Self and the illusoriness of a “second” or ego self. Dialogues on Self-inquiry, transcendence of the idea that Consciousness “plays,” freedom from all states or conditions of the body and the mind, the nonexistence of an unrealized individual, the nature of Self- Realization, the nature of the all-pervading One, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from chapter 18 of the Bhagavad Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk about the indivisible nature of the Self, Self-inquiry, the nonexistence of an ego entity, and how it is Self-Knowledge that constitutes Self-Realization. Dialogues on devotion and Knowledge, freedom from misidentification with the body, God and the transcendence of the notion of being the performer of action, the dissolution of the subject and the object, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses selected from the first chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on the Knowledge of the Self and the Knowledge of Reality and what is used to determine “what is real.” Dialogues on the mind and the Self, the scriptural sayings and Self-inquiry, desirelessness and Bliss, and happiness and Reality. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses selected from the second and third chapters of the Svetasvatara Upanishad. desirelessness and Bliss, and happiness and Reality. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses selected from the second and third chapters of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.
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Initial silence is followed by a very brief talk on the nondual Knowledge of Being. Dialogues on Self-inquiry, the ego-concept and its destruction, the marvelous and the self-evident, freedom from tendencies, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses selected from the fourth chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.
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Following the initial silence, there is a brief talk on Self-Knowledge and Self-inquiry. Dialogues on freedom from states of mind, Self-inquiry, pure Coscniosuness, Self-Abidance, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses selected from the fifth chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.
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Initial talk is about the ineffable nature of Being, the Self, the inconceivable nature of Knowledge, and the Realization of Self-Knowledge by nonobjective I Self-inquiry, “Who am I?” This is followed by readings of selected passages from the Gnostic Tripartite Tractate, a Gnostic work conveying instruction to the Thomas (the Apostle), and from the Gnostic Dialogue of the Savior. Satsang dialogues are on inward and outward mind, Self-inquiry, the variable and the invariable, the partless, the undifferentiated egoless nature of Reality, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses selected from the sixth chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.
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The initial silence is followed by a talk on the Self, Self-inquiry, and the absence of the ego. Dialogues on Self-Realization, the non-event, timeless, “I”-less nature of the Self, variety of states and egolessness, the mind, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.

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Initial silence is followed by a talk of the revelation of the egoless Self in Silence, Self-Knowledge, and Self-inquiry. Dialogues on Self-Realization, Knowledge contrasted with prana experiences, Knowledge and states of mind, the Witness Consciousness, freedom from misidentification with the body and such, Realization of the egoless Self, freedom from the mind, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial talk is about the nature of Jnana (Knowledge), the nature of the Jnani (the Knower), and Self-Realization. Dialogues on the Eternal, Consciousness and animals, Self-inquiry, destruction of the ego-conception, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on that one does not know what is real unless one knows oneself and, if the Self is realized, there is nothing else to be known and no other knower to know. The talk then describes the inquiry to know the Self, how knowing is Being in nondual Knowledge, and the true nature of the Self. Dialogues on steady Knowledge of the Innate, Self-inquiry, experience and competent instruction, the path of mind-transcendent inquiry or Knowledge, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence concludes with terse, pithy instruction on Self-Realization. Dialogues the sameness of speech and silence, egoless Being and utter Nonduality, gratitude and abidance, the bodiless Self and freedom from pain and death, the significance of a tirtham, the gravity of the Self prior to any event, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial period of silence is followed by a brief talk on the dissolution of illusory duality by Self-Knowledge. Dialogues on the “I” notion and differentiation, surrender and Self-inquiry, freedom from misidentification with the body and the mind, the analogy of the cinema screen, no existence to a second self, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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This satsang begins with a brief (a few sentences) spiritual instruction about detachment and Self-Knowledge. Dialogues on detachment and renunciation, Self-inquiry, the elimination of illusion, the proper orientation toward explanations of illusion, the importance of experiential realization of what the teachings reveal, freedom from misidentification with the body, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first and second chapters of the Avadhuta Gita.
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The initial silence is followed by a talk on the nature of Self-Realization as silent, nonobjective Knowledge of Being, on the Self alone knowing the Self, the unreality of any “other,” and Self-inquiry. Dialogues on Bliss, the source of happiness and detachment from worldly acquisition, the One, continuous inquiry transcendent of the mind, the unborn nature of the ego and the eternal nature of the Self which alone is, the nonexistence of illusion, the dissolution of obstructions, the space-like Self, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the second chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by a talk on Self-Knowledge, transcendence of attainment and non-attainment, Being-Consciousness-Bliss, and Self-inquiry. Dialogues on freedom from misidentification with the body and the mind, freedom from the three states, depth and infinite finality of Knowledge and Bliss, the direct path, the impossibility of the Self being conceived and the nonexistence of the mind and the ego, the significance of satsang, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the second chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial spiritual instruction is about Self-Knowledge transcendent of the two views of the Self becoming established in the mind and of the individual becoming established in the Self. Dialogues on the focus of the initial spiritual instruction, freedom from the concept of “I am an unrealized being,” Self-inquiry, refutation of the dualistic, worldly-minded, conceptual doubt that Advaita might make one bodily incapable of engaging in activities, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the second and third chapters of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about Self-Knowledge, Self-inquiry, and freedom from the misidentification with the body and as an ego. Dialogues on inquiry, certainty, silence, nonobjective Existence, worship of Isvara and Brahman, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the third chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about the nondual nature of the Self, Self-Knowledge, Self-inquiry and freedom from misidentifications. Dialogues on no-creation, the unborn nature of “I,” egolessness, the destruction of ignorance, direct experience of Existence, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the third chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about Self-inquiry and discrimination between aham vritti (“I” notion) and that which is truly “I” (aham), the Self. Dialogues on the transcendence of time and space by God and Self-Realization, the absence of duality, no “other,” the illusion of illusion, thoughts and the one who knows, the “wedding guest” analogy, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the third chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about Self-Knowledge, Sat-Chit-Ananda, the nonobjective, nondual nature of the Self and Self-Realization, Self-inquiry, transcendence of the body and the mind, and how Being is Knowledge. Dialogues about detachment and self-inquiry and knowing the source of happiness, tracing reality-identity-happiness to their source, the undifferentiated and I-less nature of the Absolute Self, outward and inward, the nature of the mind, the unreality of the merely imagined, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the third and fourth chapters of the Avadhuta Gita. This recording has poor audio quality due to an inoperative microphone near Nome. Because of the depth of the spiritual instruction, restoration efforts have been applied to the remaining ambient sound tracks, and this recording is the result of those attempts.
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This satsang occurred during the morning of the Guru Purnima celebrations at the SAT temple. The initial silence is followed by a talk about comprehending who Sadguru Sri Ramana is in the highest sense. Dialogues on Self-inquiry, the nature of Reality and the unreal, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses honoring the Guru, including the Guru Stotram.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction regarding the nature of Being, the state of Silent Self-Knowledge, Self-inquiry, the falseness of misidentification as an ego, and the verity of the Knowledge of one’s own identity. Dialogues about the nature of the mind and pure Consciousness, Self-inquiry, the application of spiritual effort, the source of happiness, freedom from desire, innate discrimination, the blissful grace of Sri Bhagavan (Sri Ramana Maharshi), and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the fourth chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about Self-Knowledge, the falseness of the ego-notion, and the sole reality of the Self, Brahman. Dialogues on Self-inquiry, Light without darkness, the nature of “Enlightenment,” and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the fourth chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction on Silence, Self-Knowledge, egolessness, and Self-inquiry. Dialogues on Consciousness transcendent of the three states, beyond bondage and liberation, absence of steps in Realization, what aids the spiritual quest, the value of experience, intensity of spiritual practice, helping “others,” and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the fifth chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction on Self-Realization, transcendence of the three states, abandonment of identification as a jiva (individual) and Knowledge of oneself as Being-Consciousness-Bliss. Dialogues on a verse from Song of Ribhu, freedom from the thinker, the nature of the Void and spiritual instruction, happiness and worldly attachment, Self-inquiry, the One Self without another, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the fifth chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.
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Following the initial silence, there is spiritual instruction regarding Self-Knowledge and Self-inquiry. Dialogues, with periods of silence, about Self-Realization, the nonexistence of the ego, the nature of the knower and dis-identification from the known, the perfect fullness, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the fifth chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.

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Much of this satsang is in silence. After the initial silence, invocation of Om and a period of silence, spiritual instruction is given on the undifferentiated nature of the Self, one’s only true nature ever, the indivisibility of the Self, the transcendent nature of the Self beyond all dualistic conceptions, concluding with an eloquent description of the sacredness of this Knowledge, the experience of what is sacred by the realized, and the perfect Fullness. After a period of silence, there are dialogues on no-illusion, no-creation, absence of the individual, the undifferentiated Being-Consciousness-Bliss, the value of the teachings of the sages, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the sixth chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about the identity of the Self-Knowledge and Being. Dialogues on the nonexistence of a second knower or individual entity, the nature of thought and the thinker, the steadiness of Knowledge, changes of state of mind with the senses and the continuity of Existence, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the sixth chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction on the nondual Brahman and Self-Knowledge. Dialogues on the nature of the Self, transcendence of enlightenment and non-enlightenment, the nature of the mind, Self-inquiry, freedom from the cluttered thoughts of the mind, the undifferentiated Consciousness, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the final chapter of the Avadhuta Gita.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction on the nature of Being, Infinite Consciousness beyond gain or loss, appearance and disappearance, and free of duality. Dialogues on the nature of the Self, the unreality of dual states, freedom from misidentification with the body, the nature of Consciousness, the nature of thought and the mind, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the first chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction on liberation from the delusions of “I” and “mine.” Dialogues on the nature of the Self, the one Self without another, Self-inquiry, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the second chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction the Knowledge of Reality, Self-Knowledge, Self-inquiry and what means one employs to determine what is real. Dialogues of the bliss of the Self, the objective character of thought and nonobjective Being, a phrase from the Devikalottara Agama, happiness and detachment, the elimination of tendencies, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the fourth chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.

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The initial silence is followed by brief spiritual instruction regarding the Knowledge of the Self and inquiry into one’s very Being. After a period of silence, there are dialogues on faith in God, complete effort, confusion and nonexistence of the ego, freedom from being the performer of action, the Reality and images of illusion, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the fifth chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.

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After initial silence, there is spiritual instruction regarding silent Being, Self-Knowledge, and Self-inquiry. Dialogues on renouncing the renouncer, grace, no-ego, the continuous nature of the Self and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from the final chapter of the Svetasvatara Upanishad.

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After a lengthy silence, spiritual instruction is imparted about the utter Oneness of the Self, Self-inquiry, and the indivisibility of Being. Dialogues about the Witness, experiential Knowledge, the absence of an ego, the illusion of obstruction to Self-Realization, freedom from thought, the Heart, happiness, one-pointed spiritual practice, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from Adhyatma Upanishad.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about the nature of the Nondual Brahman, where none shine but by which all shine, and the perfect fullness. Dialogues on Self-inquiry, activity and abidance as the Self, detachment, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from Adhyatma Upanishad.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about the nature of Being and Knowledge. Dialogues on Self-inquiry, no-ego, destruction of ignorance, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from Adhyatma Upanishad.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction on Silent Being, two mahavakyas, and Self-Knowledge. Dialogues on death and freedom from misidentification with the body, Self-inquiry, transcendence of thought, dissolution of individuality, happiness and egolessness, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from Adhyatma Upanishad.

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Initial silence is followed by spiritual instruction about Silence, Being, Self-Realization, and Self-inquiry. The initial instruction concludes with a brief reading of a few sayings from the Gnostic works of The Dialogue of the Savior and the Gospel of Phillip. Dialogues on the dearness of the Self, the dream-like nature of sensory experience and the transcendent nature of the Self, the unreality of illusion and ignorance, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Sanskrit and English of verses from Adhyatma Upanishad.

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Initial silence followed by spiritual instruction about the nature of the Self, a verse from the Maharshi’s Arunachala Ashtakam, and a verse from the Maharshi’s Five Verses on the One Self. Dialogues on Self-inquiry, Self-Knowledge, and other topics. Concludes with a recitation in Tamil and English of the entire Five Verses on the One Self composed by Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi.

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