Nisargadatta Gita - Message of Nisargadatta Maharaj
with commentary by 'Pradeep Apte'


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The feeling I am is itself an illusion, therefore whatever is seen through this illusion cannot be real.

The essence of the five elements and three qualities that make up the body-mind is the knowledge I am. The body-mind as we know is impermanent and destructible; the I am depends on it for expression. Thus the I am being destructible and dependant cannot be the reality which is indestructible and independent. The feeling I am is thus unreal and an illusion; whatever we see or know is through the I am, thus its all an illusion and unreal.
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