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Shantanu's Recent Activity

  1. Shantanu replied to the thread What do we look for?.

    Dhamma comes naturally to the advaitist Hindu.

    Mar 18, 2019 at 5:22 AM
  2. Shantanu replied to the thread The importance of Prayer, Meditation and Devotional Attitude.

    As an advaitist Hindu, I believe that God is all Consciousness and dharma is eternal so that when we transcend our gunas (genetic...

    Mar 18, 2019 at 5:17 AM
  3. Shantanu replied to the thread What is the Self?.

    There is a self for most people. It is their genetics that defines the person and they say this is me. However, it is possible to lose...

    Mar 18, 2019 at 4:01 AM
  4. Shantanu replied to the thread How are dharma and advaita related?.

    You are quite right that when we examine the world we find everyone carrying out different duties and actions so that it appears as...

    Mar 18, 2019 at 3:58 AM
  5. Shantanu replied to the thread How are dharma and advaita related?.

    That dharma is eternal is a personal observation from a lifetime of practicing oneness with truth through truth accommodation and seeing...

    Mar 17, 2019 at 4:47 PM
  6. Shantanu replied to the thread How are dharma and advaita related?.

    As an advaitist I would say that dharma does not allow us to be cruel to animals or even plants and one must also take care to tread...

    Mar 17, 2019 at 1:18 PM
  7. Shantanu replied to the thread How are dharma and advaita related?.

    You have to be a practicing advaitist (in an advaita ashrama) focussed on Consciousness to survive and accordingly you will benefit from...

    Mar 17, 2019 at 7:12 AM
  8. Shantanu replied to the thread How are dharma and advaita related?.

    Dharma is eternal, and Nirguna Brahman is Pure Consciousness: we live in a 'machine' that gets us to do things for our very survival....

    Mar 17, 2019 at 6:53 AM
  9. Shantanu posted a new thread.

    How are dharma and advaita related?

    Advaita means no two, that is the relationship between a person and the Ultimate Reality are one and the same thing. There is no...

    Forum: Hinduism - Philosophy and Theology DIR

    Mar 17, 2019 at 4:13 AM
  10. Shantanu replied to the thread I had a Realisation.

    Attachment is highly detrimental to the attainment of truth, so one must be free of the baggage of Buddhism, Christianity, Islam,...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 11:15 AM
  11. Shantanu replied to the thread Existential Buddhism versus Theravada Buddhism.

    As an advaitist Hindu I do not to relate my views to God as if the dharma that I profess are God-blessed and I adhere to that vow in...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 11:09 AM
  12. Shantanu replied to the thread Striving for wealth in Hinduism - good, bad or neutral?.

    Aup: I have now fully retired and do not have such a great need for money wealth any more. I am happy with my pension and my wife and...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 8:48 AM
  13. Shantanu replied to the thread What do we look for?.

    True. There is no proof of God's existence, but I try to ensure that if there was a God in existence I have taken all the steps...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 8:17 AM
  14. Shantanu replied to the thread What do we look for?.

    :)

    Mar 16, 2019 at 8:14 AM
  15. Shantanu replied to the thread What do we look for?.

    I have had an experience of God and I extrapolate the rest from it.

    Mar 16, 2019 at 7:04 AM