How to live peacefully?

O pure intelligence! Do not disturb your mind by affirming and negating things. Silencing them, abide happily in your own Self, which is an embodiment of the bliss absolute.

~ Ashtavakra Geeta (15.19)

First of all, it has to be understood, who is talking and to whom. If you have eyes sharp enough, you will see an apparent contradiction of Ashtavakra’s words. And to resolve that contradiction, you…

--

--

--

Author and Vedanta Teacher | acharyaprashant.org

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Language, alphabet, printing press and the internet/pursuance

Utopias of We Me I and Time

Anomalisa, or The Effort of Recognition

How does the wise one perceive the world?

Nothingness defines the structure

Geuss, Habermas, and the Rose of Unreason

The Works of Mencius

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Acharya Prashant

Acharya Prashant

Author and Vedanta Teacher | acharyaprashant.org

More from Medium

The Secret to Contentment

The Trap of Rushing to Find Your Passion

Tough Pills to Swallow

The difference between the brain and the Mind