‘Self-realisation’- What is it?

Many of us have heard of the term but might be a bit confused as to what it actually means. A potential reason for confusion is that ‘self-realisation’ has very different meanings, depending on whether you are coming to the term from a common Western understanding or from an Oriental/Eastern understanding. The Western definition hasContinue reading “‘Self-realisation’- What is it?”

The paradoxical isolation of omnipresence…

‘The closest of dear friends, she makes one feel, yet an aura of remoteness was ever around her – the paradoxical isolation of omnipresence.’ Paramahansa Yogananda on Anandamayi Ma in ‘Autobiography of a Yogi’. When we connect to Stillness, the underlying one reality of existence, we connect to the depth of our being, where love,Continue reading “The paradoxical isolation of omnipresence…”