Rupert Spira

In this great 13 minute video from Rupert, a woman says that she has a different experience when she is in her finite mind than when in pure knowing, and asks for help in understanding how they are the same.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s wise response…

In this very important 5 minute video, a teacher asks Rupert for guidance on how to introduce children to the non-dual understanding.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s response…

In this revealing 12 minute video, Rupert responds to a questioner who is a bit confused about offending others and forgiveness within a non-dual understanding. Let’s get started…

(In his examples John Smith is having a dream about being King Lear during sleep)

In this great little 10 minute video, a questioner says that he has just begun a new romantic relationship and wants to know if this is in conflict with the non-dual teachings. Rupert explains that there is no problem as long as there is no attachments. Let’s listen to Rupert’s advice…

In this revealing 15 minute video, a woman who’s son died days after he was born asks Rupert to interpret the experience.  Rupert uses his clear manor of speaking to help her understand what is taking place upon “death” of the body.  Let’s listen…

In this inspired video a man asks for clarification on the distinction between the subjects and objects of experience and how they relate to awareness and a woman asks why it is difficult to stabilize herself as the presence of awareness.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s sage advice…

In this insightful 12 minute video, a woman asks Rupert to elaborate on the statement, ‘I am is the portal through which eternity comes into time’.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s explanation…

In this simple, yet important short 8 minute video clip, a man speaks about the separate self as a mask and Rupert elaborates about the mask and the one that stands behind the mask.  Let’s listen in…

(In his examples John Smith is having a dream about being King Lear during sleep)

In this enlightening 13 minute video, a man asks if consciousness can know itself without being the witness of experience. Rupert explains that as an actor looses itself in the role that he is playing, so does Awareness when experiencing the world of duality.  Let’s listen in…

In this inspired 9 minute video: a man asks Rupert to clarify the statement, ‘Self-enquiry is the highest approach to the search for happiness’ and asks how it compares with other techniques, such as meditation or psychotherapy.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s intelligent response…

In this wisdom filled 20 minute video, a man, who sees awareness as a mental process, is having a hard time with awareness being self-aware. Let’s listen to Rupert help him understand in real time…

In spiritual circles you will often hear it said that at the center of existence is an infinite nothing or nothingness in which all of the somethings appear. In this AMAZING 8 minute video, Rupert explains very simply that this is not only NOT true but it is also impossible. Rupert helps us understand that, “That which is, never ceases to be and that which is not, never comes into existence.” Let’s listen carefully…

In this revealing video, a woman asks Rupert to talk about fate and why some people are born into difficult circumstances while others are not.  Let’s take a clear look at this…

In this very clear 14 minute video, a questioner says that he is totally confused about the mechanics of free will and choiceless Awareness and how this applies to everyday decision making. Let’s listen to Rupert’s wise reply…

In this wonderful 13 minute video with daily life applications, Rupert explores the Vedantic and Tantric approach in relationship to emotions  and what Rupert recommends is very useful, especially the use of the Vendantic approach in the “heat of the moment“ when dealing with others. Let’s listen in…

In this 14 minute gem, a woman asks if the physical body is a solid object.  Rupert tries to use simple metaphors to demonstrate that all we experience is just sensations and how this affects our view of solid objects.  Let’s listen carefully…

In this magnificent 11 minute video, a woman wonders if her sense of peace in the forest is awareness and then asks about panpsychism.  Panpsychism is the doctrine or belief that everything material, however small, has an element of individual consciousness.  Even though this is an incorrect point of view, it shows that science is at least headed in the right direction. Let’s listen to Rupert’s explanation…

In this great 5 minute video, a woman wants to know how to balance her new non-dual understanding with the distractions of living in a materialistic world.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s enlightened response…

In this short 7 minute video, a questioner says she understands and has had glimpses of her true position but doesn’t seem to be able to stabilize there. Let’s listen to Rupert’s response…

In this 8 minute video, A man asks for clarification about whether it is the mind or awareness that is seeking and knowing.  Let’s listen to Rupert’s explanation that the mind must be involved in or to perceive anything…

“Each of our minds has a different view of the SAME consciousness. The universe is consciousness and each of us are viewpoints in consciousness of the inside of consciousnesses mind.”

 

In this very interesting 13 minute video, a woman asks Rupert about the relationship between physical pain and the interpretation of it which leads to a conversation about finding and removing the layers of illusion that is clouding your experience.  Let’s join in…

This 13 minute clip was taken from a weekend in Amsterdam, September 2018. A man asks Rupert how time can be a construct of the mind.  Let’s listen carefully to Rupert’s response…

In this enlightening video clip, a questioner wants to know if the ego is necessarily problematic. Rupert explains that the ego as an activity is NOT problematic, but that ego as an identity is VERY problematic. Lets listen carefully as Rupert dives into the nature of the ego…

In this lovely 8 minute video, a man asks Rupert if there is a distinction between self-inquiry and self-abidance. He explains in detail how Self-Inquiry is about self-investigation which usually involves a question of some kind, where self-abidance is just a conscious effort to keep the attention inside the perimeters of the “Self”.  Let’s listen…