Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

20 Sep
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The peace you claim to have found is very brittle, any little thing can crack it. What you call peace is only absence of disturbance. It is hardly worth the name. The real peace cannot be disturbed. Can you claim a peace of mind that is unassailable ?

— Nisargadatta Maharaj, from the classic ‘I am That‘, p 142

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One Response to “Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj”

  1. henfre September 20, 2010 at 7:49 am #

    I thought I had two kinds of peace — an undisturbed kind of peace and an indescribably pleasant kind.

    But a peace that cannot be disturbed… that must be peace.

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