Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > History > Modern > Like a Large Immovable Rock (Letters from Disciples of a Modern Sage)
Displaying 1 of 5000         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Like a Large Immovable Rock (Letters from Disciples of a Modern Sage)
Pages from the book
Like a Large Immovable Rock (Letters from Disciples of a Modern Sage)
Look Inside the Book
Description
About the Book

In German universities there is a tradition of honouring a beloved professor. This is done by compiling letters and articles by students who have carried on correspondence with him over the years. These contributions are edited, bound in a book and presented to him. This compilation, called Festschrift, is an expression of deep appreciation for the teacher.

Like a large immoveable rock: Letters from disciples of a modern sage is a book of accounts written by friends Advaita sage Ramesh Balsekar, narrating how their lives have been influenced by his Teaching.

In its you will find the words of several men and women for whom awakening has occurred. For a few other disciples the search has ended, but the fruit is not yet ready to fall. Ramesh has said that awakening means the permanent and complete annihilation of the sense of doer ship. (By doer ship what he means is the sense of identity, the egoic structure, the conceptual framework and attendant memories of the self.) And for yet other, the meeting with Ramesh brought recognition that he was the guru they had been seeking.

As Ramesh points out, Advaita Vedanta deals with the final impediment – the illusory self, the very one seeking enlightenment.

About the Author

Colin Mallard, was born in England during the Second World War and immigrated to Canada in his teens. He was deeply interested in Eastern Philosophy, particularly, Taoism, Advaita Vedanta, Zen and Sufism. He was trained as a psychologist and, for a number of years before his retirement, worked with families of abused children. Colin has written a number of books. Something o Ponder (later published by Zen Publications as Reflections from Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching) and Understanding are about peace on a personal level. Still point, his most recent book, explores the nature of peace on a collective or global scale. His book have won a number of awards.

Contents

Greeting from the Editor 11
George 17
Marc 20
Mary 60
Judith 66
Henry 68
Michael 79
Wayne 82
Susan 87
Gary 89
Frank 93
Robert 98
Brian 103
Colin 107
James 113
Margarete 117
Gary 148
Parker 151
Gerhild 154
Alf 157
Claire 160
Heiner 166
Madhukar 177
Dominicia 179
Shalini 181
Anne 184
Ed 189
Janine 191
Carolyn 193
Elke 194
Parvenah 197
About the Author 199

 

Sample Pages










Like a Large Immovable Rock (Letters from Disciples of a Modern Sage)

Item Code:
NAN701
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2017
Publisher:
ISBN:
9789385902581
Language:
English
Size:
9.0 inch X 6.0 inch
Pages:
197
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 280 gms
Price:
$20.00
Discounted:
$16.00   Shipping Free
You Save:
$4.00 (20%)
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Like a Large Immovable Rock (Letters from Disciples of a Modern Sage)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 746 times since 14th Jul, 2017
About the Book

In German universities there is a tradition of honouring a beloved professor. This is done by compiling letters and articles by students who have carried on correspondence with him over the years. These contributions are edited, bound in a book and presented to him. This compilation, called Festschrift, is an expression of deep appreciation for the teacher.

Like a large immoveable rock: Letters from disciples of a modern sage is a book of accounts written by friends Advaita sage Ramesh Balsekar, narrating how their lives have been influenced by his Teaching.

In its you will find the words of several men and women for whom awakening has occurred. For a few other disciples the search has ended, but the fruit is not yet ready to fall. Ramesh has said that awakening means the permanent and complete annihilation of the sense of doer ship. (By doer ship what he means is the sense of identity, the egoic structure, the conceptual framework and attendant memories of the self.) And for yet other, the meeting with Ramesh brought recognition that he was the guru they had been seeking.

As Ramesh points out, Advaita Vedanta deals with the final impediment – the illusory self, the very one seeking enlightenment.

About the Author

Colin Mallard, was born in England during the Second World War and immigrated to Canada in his teens. He was deeply interested in Eastern Philosophy, particularly, Taoism, Advaita Vedanta, Zen and Sufism. He was trained as a psychologist and, for a number of years before his retirement, worked with families of abused children. Colin has written a number of books. Something o Ponder (later published by Zen Publications as Reflections from Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching) and Understanding are about peace on a personal level. Still point, his most recent book, explores the nature of peace on a collective or global scale. His book have won a number of awards.

Contents

Greeting from the Editor 11
George 17
Marc 20
Mary 60
Judith 66
Henry 68
Michael 79
Wayne 82
Susan 87
Gary 89
Frank 93
Robert 98
Brian 103
Colin 107
James 113
Margarete 117
Gary 148
Parker 151
Gerhild 154
Alf 157
Claire 160
Heiner 166
Madhukar 177
Dominicia 179
Shalini 181
Anne 184
Ed 189
Janine 191
Carolyn 193
Elke 194
Parvenah 197
About the Author 199

 

Sample Pages










Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Based on your browsing history

Loading... Please wait

Related Items

How I Met Ramesh (The Way Existence Mysteriously Led Spiritual Seekers to Ramesh Balsekar)
by Yogesh Sharma
Paperback (Edition: 2017)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAN198
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Pointers From Ramesh Balsekar
Item Code: NAF904
$20.00$16.00
You save: $4.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Enlightenment (May or May Not Happen)
Item Code: NAF729
$28.00$22.40
You save: $5.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Essence of the Ashtavakra Gita
by Ramesh S. Balsekar
Paperback (Edition: 2006)
Zen Publications, Mumbai
Item Code: NAC744
$11.50$9.20
You save: $2.30 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Reflections from Lao Tzu’s Tao te Ching
by Colin D. Mallard
Paperback (Edition: 2011)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAC828
$20.00$16.00
You save: $4.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Paramaamrita - Pointers to Self Realization
by Ramesh Balsekar
Paperback (Edition: 2017)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAN707
$20.00$16.00
You save: $4.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Guru Pournima
by Ramesh S. Balesekar
Paperback (Edition: 2013)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAF799
$17.50$14.00
You save: $3.50 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
May It Be As It Is: The Embrace of Helplessness
by Karl Renz
Paperback (Edition: 2011)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAC812
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Beyond Freedom (Talk with Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj)
Item Code: NAF922
$17.00$13.60
You save: $3.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Echoes of Silence (Avadhut Gita Revisited)
by Karl Renz
Paperback (Edition: 2013)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAF477
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Science Of Enlightement (Enlightenment Liberation and God , A Scientific Explanation)
by Nitin Trasi
Hardcover (Edition: 2004)
D. K. Printworld Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAE001
$37.50$30.00
You save: $7.50 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Walking with Turtles (Mindfulness Stories for The Spiritual Journey)
by Francis Valloor
Paperback (Edition: 2016)
Voice of India
Item Code: NAM757
$20.00$16.00
You save: $4.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
When The Eye is Unobstructed (Mindfulness Stories for Awakening)
by Francis Valloor
Paperback (Edition: 2016)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAN978
$22.00$17.60
You save: $4.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Play the Ball Where the Monkey Leaves it (Mindfulness Stories for Daily Living)
by Francis Valloor
Paperback (Edition: 2016)
Zen Publications
Item Code: NAM197
$25.00$20.00
You save: $5.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

Keep up the good work.
Harihar, Canada
I have bought Ganesh Bell in past and every visitors at my home has appreciated very much. You have quality product and good service. Keep it up with good business. This time I am buying Ganesh-Laxmi bells.
Kanu, USA
I am a long-time customer of Exotic India for gifts for me and friends and family. We are never disappointed. Your jewelry craftspeople are very skilled artists. You must treasure them. And we always look forward to the beautifully decorated boxes you use to ship your jewelry.
Diane, USA
I have always enjoyed browsing through the website. I was recently in south India, and was amazed to note that the bronze statues made in Kumbakonam and Thanjavur had similar pricing as Exotic India.
Heramba, USA
Thank you very much for your services. I ordered a Dhanvantari Deity from this site and it came quickly and in good condition. Now Sri Dhanvantari ji is worshipped regularly before seeing each client and in the offering of our medicinal products. Thanks again.
Max, USA
Thank you for shipping my 2 Books! Absolutli a great job in this short time, 3 working days from India to Switzerland it`s fantastic!!! You have won some new clients!
Ruedi, Switzerland
I am overwhelmed with the amount of hard-to-find Hindu scriptural texts that I have been able to locate on the Exotic India website as well as other authentic cultural items from India. I am impressed with your fast and reliable shipping methods.
Lee Scott, USA
Your service is excellent.
Shambhu, USA
Exotic India has the best selection of Hindu/Buddhist statues at the best prices and best shipping that I know of.I have bought many statues from them.I am thankful for their online presence.
Michael, USA
Thanks for sharpening our skills with wisdom and sense of humor.The torchbearers of the ancient deity religion are spread around the world and the books of wisdom from India bridges the gap between east and west.
Kaushiki, USA
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2018 © Exotic India