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Two questions and answers


Two questions answered in Quora Posted on February 16, 2018 by amartingarcia Is soul different from consciousness? I agree with the responders here that equate both concepts – soul and consciousness – which in themselves are just pointers to what is real/reality. Reality … Continue reading

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Advaita Vedanta – ll


In  Advaita Vedanta Vedantic (or higher) reasoning is distinguished from independent reasoning or speculation, which invariably is in conflict with that of other individuals and schools of thought – ‘Speculation is unbridled… It is impossible to expect finality from it, … Continue reading

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‘Problems of new religions’


“The problem of these new religions is that they do give results. But not necessarily in a religious sense. People are going to these new religions for emotions, for experiences, not for reality. An experience always seems real, even if … Continue reading

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Wisdom and seeking


At the end of many journeyings the man full of wisdom cometh to Me; he, the Great-souled One (Mahatma), rare indeed to find, saith: ‘Vasudeva (Krishna as the indwelling One) is All’. Gita Vii, 19. *** Si no fuera por … Continue reading

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Can we step out of Plato’s cave?


Quora — posted on September 17, 2017 by amartingarcia X  As I remember, Plato spoke of the few that escaped into the bright light of day, becoming (at least temporarily) blinded. That, by itself, has a metaphorical meaning. But if the question is … Continue reading

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I am tall mountain, wide sea


ENERGÍA…………………………ENERGY – Prana Yo soy montaña y soy mar.        I’m tall mountain, wide sea; Soy del río la corriente,………   Of the river I’m the current, soy el correr de la fuente,……   The flowing of all the springs del raudo viento … Continue reading

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Questions in Quora


(Q&As in Quora) What are some essential self awareness exercises? M. None, unless attention… Greg Goode (a Non-dualist teacher) recommends ‘Standing as Awareness’. That is the title of a booklet by him. In Advaita Vedanta Gaudapada and Shankara did not recommend … Continue reading

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