The various forms appearing in life can’t be the reality, because all of them are changing; they’re nothing more than false appearances. If we watch a cloud and it takes on the shape of a person, a house, or a mountain, it doesn’t matter what it looks like, we always know it’s a cloud. read more


Even the most extreme spiritual statements are easy to understand. Phrases such as “there is no self,” or “there is only God,” are very simple descriptions of your ordinary, everyday life. Understanding these statements does not require blind belief or new learning or thirty years to achieve. read more


The whole world is an ever-changing state. No form is permanent.
All you have to do is see the dream as a dream … you are the formless, timeless, unborn. I ask you to stop imagining that you were born, have parents, are a body, will die and so on.
— Nisargadatta Maharaj