The Means Destroy Ignorance

Recently I’ve been reading a small book called Strange Facts about a Great Saint by Dr Raj Varma. The curiously titled book was written by a student of Swami Brahmananda Saraswati. The Swami was a renowned renunciate who became the first qualified Shankaracharya of Jyotirmath in some 150 years. In the Shankara tradition of India, this is somewhat like the pope. Only he was a profoundly living embodiment of the teaching. His very presence made spirit real for the average person. You may best know the Swami as the teacher of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the one who brought TM to … Continue Reading…