I Am That: Talks with Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj by Nisargadatta Maharaj
This collection of the timeless teachings of one of the greatest sages of India, Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj, is a testament to the uniqueness of the seers life and work and is regarded by many as a modern spiritual classic.
I Am That preserves Maharajs dialogues with the followers who came from around the world seeking his guidance in destroying false identities. The sages sole concern was with human suffering and the ending of suffering. It was his mission to guide the individual to an understanding of his true nature and the timelessness of being. He taught that mind must recognize and penetrate its own state of being, being this or that, here or that, then or now, but just timeless being.
I AM THAT By Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj
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The publication in of I Am That , an English translation of his talks in Marathi by Maurice Frydman , brought him worldwide recognition and followers, especially from North America and Europe. His father, Shivrampant, worked as a domestic servant in Mumbai and later became a petty farmer in Kandalgaon. Maruti Shivrampant Kambli was brought up in Kandalgaon, a small village in the Sindhudurga district of Maharashtra , with his two brothers, four sisters and deeply religious parents. Initially he worked as a junior clerk at an office but quickly he opened a small goods store, mainly selling beedis leaf-rolled cigarettes and soon owned a string of eight retail shops. In , he was introduced to his guru , Siddharameshwar Maharaj , the head of the Inchegiri branch of the Navnath Sampradaya , by his friend Yashwantrao Baagkar. His guru told him, "You are not what you take yourself to be
Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj lived and taught in a small apartment in the slums of Bombay. A realized master of the Tantric Nath lineage, he supported himself and his family by selling cheap goods in a small booth on the streets outside his tenement for many years. His life exemplified the concept of absolute non-duality of being. His teaching style was simple, direct and immensely profound. His terse but potent sayings are known for their ability to trigger shifts in consciousness , just by hearing or reading them. It continues to draw new audiences and to enlighten those seeking Self -Realization. I would like to share the following quotes to remind us of our original true eternal nature and the timelessness of being:.
Books, Audiobooks and Summaries. And what if you are something much more and much different? It brought Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj — before this book a humble Indian guru who believed only in the oral transmission of his teachings — worldwide recognition and numerous followers from Europe and the United States. Nisargadatta Maharaj , born Maruti Shivrampant Kambli, was an Indian guru, who gained worldwide recognition after the English translation of his talks was compiled and published by Maurice Frydman. Born on April 17, , Maharaj was introduced to his guru Siddharameshwar Maharaj in , after which he started practicing self-inquiry.