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The Teachers of One Living Advaita

Conversations on the Nature of Non-Duality

by Paula Marvelly

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Watkins Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mind, body, spirit: disciplines & techniques,
  • Oriental & Indian philosophy,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Eastern - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8928264M
    ISBN 101842930281
    ISBN 109781842930281

    This post is authored by Nirmala, an Advaita teacher (in future, we will be featuring Nirmala into our Teachers library along with his work in the form of posts) and it also includes an answer by Dennis Waite who “has been a student of Advaita Vedanta and nonduality for over 20 years and maintains one of the most visited websites on the.   Teachers' Day: 10 insightful books by India's 'philosopher President' Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan in the country to have exemplified how a teacher should be. One of .

      THE BOOK OF ONE: The Ancient Wisdom of Advaita by Dennis Waite, published by O Books, Paperback ( pages). This, says Swami Paramarthananda, is a metaphor for the process of enlightenment. We believe that we are limited and struggle through years of sAdhana (spiritual practice) until finally, when the rope finally breaks, we ‘attain. Books By Advaita Ashram ( of results) Sort By: Display. items per page The book intended for my neighbour has arrived in the netherlands, very pleased to do business with India:) Erik, Netherlands. IAs a serious student and teacher of Bhagavad Gītā, Upaniṣad and Jyotiṣa I have found you have some good editions of English.

    New age teachers and non teachers talk to people about Advaita Vedanta with no consideration. They speak little (if at all) about the fundamentals of spirituality. Purity of heart and mind, one-pointed mind, discrimination, dispassion, etc., are prerequisites for the practice of Vedanta. These qualities seem to be not so important to them. The Introduction section has three pages - one explains the transliteration scheme employed at this site and another has links to Slokas, many of them attributed to Sankara. The advaita vedAnta FAQ page describes various aspects of advaita in brief, .


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The Teachers of One: Living Advaita: Conversations on the Nature of Non-Duality: Marvelly, Paula: : Books. 15 Used from $/5(9). The Teachers Of One Living Advaita: Conversations on the Nature of Non-duality Paperback – January 1, by Paula Marvelly (Author)/5(3). The interviews with various Advaita teachers were very interesting and revealing.

The book began with a series of live, vital interviews for the first 11 chapters, with some brilliant interviews, especially with Catherine Ingram, Pamela Wilson, Francis Lucille and Satyananda/5.

The Teachers of One Living Advaita by Paula Marvelly. A unique collection of interviews with the world's most influential spiritual teachers. Paula Marvelly has had wonderful conversations with the leading, as well as the less well-known, spiritual teachers of the world on the nature of non-duality.

The teachers of one: living advaita, conversations on the nature of non-duality. [Paula Marvelly] -- A collection of interviews with the world's most influential spiritual teachers as well as less well-known teachers on the nature of non-duality. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Paula Marvelly is the author of The Teachers Of One Living Advaita ( avg rating, 15 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), Women of Wisdom ( avg ra /5. The Teachers of One: Living Advaita: Conversations on the Nature of Non-Duality: Marvelly, Paula: Books - (9).

Buy Teachers of One: Living Advaita - Conversations on the Nature of Non-duality: Living Advaita - Conversations with the Nature of Non-duality by Marvelly, Paula (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 6. Reviewed in the United States on The Book of One is a sweeping, fresh overview of consciousness subjects shaping the path of Advaita Vedanta.

Topics are handled with confidence, and their most non-dual depths are struck effortlessly. Waite offers Advaita as a resolver of the problems of life and s: Pamela (a disciple of Robert Adams, Papaji, and Neelam) “speaks the Truth of advaita, non-duality – that the universe is one undivided whole.” Greg Goode Greg is a “self-realised teacher of Advaita and Buddhism and is equally at home with all approaches.”.

The first two are short but contain key topics presented with original lucidity. Swami Dayananda is, in my view, the best living teacher of traditional Advaita and one of the few to teach in the west.

He is able to explain the most difficult aspects clearly, using modern language and often amusing metaphors. Original scriptures as well as commentary works, translations, contemporary works concerning advaita vedanta. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Nathan is another teacher of Neo-Advaita and this book is an excellent example of the style. For the most part, what he says is clear and (that adjective applicable to many modern teachers) “uncompromising.” One can certainly imagine that a mature seeker might have some remaining vestiges of confusion removed by these words.

This is such a good book. It exposes the fallacies of the non duality doctrine as all the interviewed teachers of the same belief show their differences. Most interestingly was that the writer despite her indepth time and questioning with each famous teacher, found after each one that they really made no difference to her after a short time/5.

Synopsis This is unique interviews with the world's most influential spiritual teachers. They are well known on the nature of non duality and all draw their understanding from the process of self enquiry, a simple and yet direct investigation into the nature of s: 2.

Here is a mega-pack of short texts by Nisargadatta Maharaj the Indian Guru, spiritual teacher and one of the most appraised 20th century’s exponents of the school of Advaita Vedanta philosophy (non-dualism).

If you are new to Advaita you might like to familiarize yourself with the main works of Nisargadatta Maharaj. Recomended Reading in Classical Advaita. This is available in a number of editions, most of them transcribed by Swami Venkatesananda, and of varying sizes.

I have recently completed one of the more abridged versions, called 'The Supreme Yoga', formatted into pages, the idea being that you read one page per day. Advaita Vedanta school has traditionally had a high reverence for Guru (teacher), and recommends that a competent Guru be sought in one's pursuit of spirituality.

However, the Guru is not mandatory in Advaita school, states Clooney, but reading of Vedic literature and followed by reflection is. Dear friend, Before answering to your question let me put few points. Is Advaita just a philosophy to be taught or is it way of life.

Rather refining it, what is meant by Advait. It means Nonduality. Ok whats that and how it is relevant to me. There are many living teachers of Advaita in the world today, teaching in a variety of styles. Strictly speaking, the authentic teaching methodology has been passed down from teacher to disciple for well over a thousand years - this is called ‘sampradAya’ teaching.

Remember Vedanta is supposed to be taught to you by a living human being (guru/ācāryaḥ). One only engages in self-study after fully assimilating the vision of Oneness as expounded by the teacher.

Reason is humans learn best (just as children do) from one whose .Advaita Vedanta (non-duality) declares that you are not who you take yourself to be. Because of beginingless ignorance and constant attendance and fascination to worldly activities — we never devoted even a single lifetime exclusively to moksha (the forth and final goal of human life, liberation).Waite believes that Advaita Vedanta provides the answers to the questions of 'life, the universe and everything'.

His book aims to be practical, yet satisfying to the intellect, providing a simple framework within which the problems of life and death may be understood and resolved/5(1).