Inspired by the salons of the Enlightenment which were gatherings to discuss truth and life as they saw it.
Here we will gather and commune with the words from those who have known that which cannot be said. You will find words from those in whom the greatest transformation has taken place. Although you can find differences in expressions, it is remarkable how much you will find in common.
It is my interest to look where they are pointing and occasionally explore their unique observations. I hope you find them inspirational, inviting, instructive and ultimately Enlightening. At the bottom of this page, you will find a list of some particularly good books and also a list of many downloadable books.
On the top of the page, I have added tabs to some of those beings who have had the greatest impact on my own journey. Their words can only point us to the truth. But in order to live a life of truth it is necessary for each of us to make the inquiry individually for ourselves into our own Being and finally into the mystery of non-Being.
“All beings are from the very beginning Buddhas.” -Hakuin’s Song of Meditation
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