Welcome to Stillness Speaks
Stillness Speaks is a preeminent resource for self inquiry and self exploration – the endless journey of self realization. We offer works of teachers (luminaries), and wisdom traditions (paths), both historical and contemporary, Eastern and Western, indigenous and otherwise. Our approach is integral – all are welcome!
“Your own self realization is the greatest service you can give the world.” ~ Ramana Maharshi
… your light can fill the ocean where I live. ~ Rumiread more
…even the most unpleasant thoughts can be met with unconditional love. ~ Byron Katie
Stillness Speaks continues to introduce The Work, Byron Katie’s practical process of personal inquiry. This post concludes the series.read more
… of teacher conversations – previously available for purchase only as DVDs …
Select from 6+ teachers.
NEW feature length VIDEO – download available for a limited time only: Henry Shukman: One Bright Pearl: A Conversation About Zen & Awakeningread more
“Devote yourself here and now to the search for the Truth that is ever within you.” ~ Ramana Maharshi The greatest mystery of all: as your journey progresses, you will discover that there truly is only one teacher and that teacher is ultimately found within. Until then, we have many sages that guide us along … or illuminate the way …. we are honored to offer a small sampling of these luminaries … a list that will grow with time.
“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.” ~ Aristotle We offer explorations into the “many paths up the mountain:” from Christian to Sufi, from Zen to Hindu, Kabbalist to Kashmir Shaivism, Advaitic to Indigenous, from philosophical to atheist, from spiritual to scientific – an endless list, that will continue to grow ! …