Realising the Truth at the Centre of Life

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This is the latest book by the Warden of Shanti Sadan. The non-dual teachings offer a means to inner peace, freedom from fear and lasting fulfilment, through Self-knowledge. The path involves learning, absorbing and ultimately awakening to the direct experience that our true Self is not different, in essence, from the reality underlying the universe.…

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The Illumined Understanding

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The Illumined Understanding is one of three books by this author. The others are Awakening to Self-Knowledge and Living Beyond Fear. Our highest potential is to find lasting inner freedom, fearlessness and fulfilment through Self-knowledge. This is to realise that our individuality has its source in an ultimate selfhood that has no limitations, and that our ‘I’ is, in…

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Awakening to Self-Knowledge

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Awakening to Self-Knowledge is one of three books by this author, the others are Living Beyond Fear and The Illumined Understanding. The contents of these books point as directly as possible to the true nature of our own being as identical with the universal reality in all. On the path to realisation of this identity we first…

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Power Behind the Mind

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The Power Behind the Mind contains guidance of great value to those on the path of inner discovery. The highest truth cannot be put into words, it can at best be indicated. So the teachings provide us with material to reflect upon which helps us to see more. And the practices, when we do them…

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Heart of the Eastern Mystical Teaching

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The Heart of the Eastern Mystical Teaching is a presentation of the traditional non-dual (advaita) teachings. It takes the form of an account of the life of an enlightened Mahatma, known as Shri Dada, from Aligarh in Northern India, who lived from 1854-1910. The non-dual teachings on the identity of the individual Self with the Supreme…

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Meditation – Its Theory and Practice

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Meditation its Theory and Practice is about meditation as it is understood and done in the traditional schools of non-duality. According to the teachers of classical non-duality, meditation is one of the most important practices on the path to discovering the reality of our own nature in direct experience. The book begins with a presentation…

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Training the Mind through Yoga

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Training the Mind through Yoga contains guidance of great value to those on the path of inner discovery. The highest truth cannot be put into words, it can at best be indicated. So the teachings provide us with material to reflect upon which helps us to see more. And the practices, when we do them…

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Living Beyond Fear

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Living Beyond Fear is one of three books by this author, the others are Awakening to Self-Knowledge and The Illumined Understanding. The contents of these books point as directly as possible to the true nature of our own being as identical with the universal reality in all. On the path to realisation of this identity we first need…

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Heart of Shri Shankara

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The Heart of Shri Shankara by Swami Satchidanandendra Translated from the Sanskrit into English  by A J Alston The Heart Shri Shankara is a detailed study of what Shankara said about the reality of the world, and other views. It was first published in 1929 under the title Refutation of Root Ignorance or The Heart of…

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Self-Knowledge Journal

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Self-Knowledge Journal is published in print quarterly, and also available on-line and in eBook versions (for Kindle and other eReaders). Each issue is entirely devoted to non-dual teachings in theory and practice, and the connections with aspects of life, culture, art, science and all wisdom traditions. The journal has been published continuously since 1950 and…

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