Monday, October 31, 2011

This atman, which is eternal and indestructible, is present everywhere and in everyone; hence, give up all grief O Bharata.

- Sri Krishna in Bhagvad Geeta

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Nachiketus! The fulfilment of all desire, the conquest of the world, freedom from fear, unlimited pleasure.. all were yours, but you renounced them all.. - From Katha Upanishad in The Ten Principal Upanishads translated by Shree Purohit Swami and WB Yeats.

Monday, October 17, 2011

What thoughtful person would ever tire of drinking the nectarine tales of Sakti?
Death comes even to those who drink divine ambrosia, but not to one who hears this act of hers.

- From Chapter 1 (The appearance of the Great Goddess before the Mountain King Himalaya and the Gods) of the Devi Gita - The Song of the Goddess translated by C Mackenzie Brown.