Friday, May 15, 2009

What stands in the way?





Bhagavan: Know yourself before you seek to know the nature of God and the world.

Devotee: Does knowing myself imply knowing God?

B.: Yes, God is within you.

D.: Then, what stands in the way of my knowing myself or God?

B.: Your wandering mind and perverted ways.


~ The Teachings of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi in His Own Words

2 comments:

shival said...

Is this Sri. Bhagavan's grace that I'm learning from the very same book right now?

Om Namo Bhagavate Sri Ramanaya.

Prasanth Jalasutram said...

nice article and excellent blog.

Om Namo Bhagavate Sri Ramanaya
Prasanth Jalasutram
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