To identify oneself with the body and yet seek happiness is like attempting to cross a river on the back of an alligator.
—Sri Ramana Maharshi
General surgeon (retired). Studied Western philosophy at U of Toronto. Afterwards interest turned to advaita vedanta and non-duality for past 20 yrs, plus a long interlude in Sufism coinciding with that period. Now contributing in ’Advaita Vision’ with regular posts and discussions.