Gautum Sachdeva

In this wonderful 10 minute guided mediation, Gautam helps us to explore the true meaning of “Faith” and the meaning as it applies to our daily life.

Gautam Sachdeva speaks and writes on the subject of Advaita (non-duality). He writes with a specific focus on peace of mind in daily living. He spent over nine years in close association with renowned Advaita sage Ramesh Balsekar, assisting him with the editing and publishing of some of his books. Ramesh’s guru was Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj, whose famed book I Am That is considered a modern spiritual classic. With the blessings of Ramesh, Gautam went on to write books based on his experience with the teaching. He also shares his experiential understanding of Advaita during talks with groups of like-minded people, with the specific focus of ‘peace of mind in daily living’.

In this lovely little 3 minute video, Gautam Sachdeva gives us a little reminder that the Self is always available in the gap between thoughts. Lets listen closely as he explains Nisargadatta’s quick method for doing this…

In this 5 minute reminder, Gautam shares his experiential understanding of Advaita during talks with groups of like-minded people, with the specific focus of ‘peace of mind in daily living’.  Let’ listen in on this wonderful wisdom…

In this important 10 minute video, Gautam shares some quotes of Siddharameshwar Maharaj that impacted him deeply. Siddharameshwar Maharaj was Nisargadatta Maharaj’s Guru.

In this lovely 13 minute video filled with ancient wisdom,  Gautam shares some quotes of Siddharameshwar Maharaj that impacted him deeply. Siddharameshwar Maharaj was Nisargadatta Maharaj’s Guru.  This is Part 4 of this series so let’s get started…

In this lovely 9 minute video filled with ancient wisdom,  Gautam shares some quotes of Siddharameshwar Maharaj that impacted him deeply. Siddharameshwar Maharaj was Nisargadatta Maharaj’s Guru.  This is Part 3 of this series so let’s get started…

In this lovely 9 minute video filled with ancient wisdom,  Gautam shares some quotes of Siddharameshwar Maharaj that impacted him deeply. Siddharameshwar Maharaj was Nisargadatta Maharaj’s Guru.  This is Part 2 of this series so let’s get started…

Gautam Sachdeva speaks and writes on the subject of Advaita (non-duality). He writes with a specific focus on peace of mind in daily living. In this lovely little 4 minute video,  Gautam explains what Nisargadatta Maharaj meant when he said, “I Am Double Dead!”.

In this lovely 10 minute video filled with ancient wisdom,  Gautam shares some quotes of Siddharameshwar Maharaj that impacted him deeply. Siddharameshwar Maharaj was Nisargadatta Maharaj’s Guru.  Let’s get started…

In this lovely 10 minute reminder, Gautam talks about the application of the teachings in our work and everyday life. This is a very popular question so let’s see Gautam shine some light on it….

In this lovely little 6 minute video, Gautam tells the story of a follower who said she lived in total peace for 12 years and then in one moment of anger, it all got washed down the drain. Gautam explains that even the greatest sages had moments of anger and identification and that it is perfectly OK. Let’s listen…

In this AWESOME 10 minute video, Gautam Sachdeva responds to a question about the “purpose” of suffering. In his explanation he expands on the dynamics of suffering and how it all takes place behind the scenes. Let’s listen carefully…

In this super short video, Gautam explains how we can best deal with our programmed response of disappointment when things don’t go our way. Let’s listen to his wise advice…

In this “eye opening” 3 minute video, Gautam Sachdeva helps us understand how the concept of the “third eye” fits in to the Advaita teachings and our everyday life. Let’s listen to these wise words…

In this fantastic 5 minute video clip, Gautam Sachdeva replies to the very popular question, “How Can I Be Detached?”. Gautam explains that first we must realize that this is not something that the “person” can do and explains the truth behind this concept. Let’s listen…

In this awesome 3 minute video, Gautam Sachdeva explains that a great sign that we are beginning to Awaken is the reduction of the words would, could and should from our daily vocabulary. Let’ listen as he explains…

In this lovely little 5 minute video with Roger Castillo and Gautam Sachdeva, we find them discussing the concept of destiny. This video is a reminder that at the center of it is the understanding that we are not the “doer” but rather the witness of a life being lived. Let’s listen…

This 5 minute video from Gautam Sachdeva contains one of the key principles that demonstrates the difference between a Sage and others in reaction to daily life. The ability to surrender our ego and truly exist as the “non-doer” (Awareness) is crucial in the full realization of the self. Let’s listen…

Here is ANOTHER AMAZING little video from Gautam Sachdeva. We often hear in Advaita (non-dual) teachings that we must surrender to God’s will and many can accept that except when it comes to horrible things like rape, murder, and sick children. How can these things be God’s will? Let’s listen…

In this very informative and enlightening video clip, Gautam Sachdeva helps us to understand the meaning of “Original Sin” according to the teachings of Advaita. He goes on to explain how this can play a huge role in your life, or, upon realizing our true nature can simply be a reminder to stay alert. Let’s listen to this lovely being…

Gautam Sachdeva is a disciple of Ramesh Balsekar. Ramesh Balsekar is a direct desciple of the late Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj. He also became one of Maharaj’s favorite live translators and did so for several years until Maharaj’s death and went on to write several books containing Maharaj’s teachings and discourses.

Very often people lose the essence of the Advaita teachings through an ‘over-analysis’ of what is said or heard. In this very enlightening video from Gautam he explains why this is so and what we can do to remain within the “true meaning” behind the teachings. Let’s listen…

Gautam Sachdeva is a disciple of Ramesh Balsekar. Ramesh Balsekar is a direct desciple of the late Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj. He also became one of Maharaj’s favorite live translators and did so for several years until Maharaj’s death and went on to write several books containing Maharaj’s teachings and discourses.

In this great little 3 minute reminder, Gautam Sachdeva explains that not only is deep sleep a gift from the Creator but it also directly points at our true nature. Let’s listen…

In this inspirational 8 minute video, Gautam Sachdeva, author of ‘Pointers from Ramesh Balsekar’, narrates an incident that reveals there are always two sides to a situation and how being quick to judge the actions of others in haste is, ultimately, utterly futile.

As human beings walking around daydreaming of being a separate person, we find ourselves entertaining an endless stream of “why” questions as well as other unnecessary compulsive questioning. In this very short video, Gautam helps us understand that by realizing our true nature we can experience the dropping away of all these “why” questions.

Gautam Sachdeva is a disciple of Ramesh Balsekar. Ramesh Balsekar is a direct desciple of the late Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj. He also became one of Maharaj’s favorite live translators and did so for several years until Maharaj’s death and went on to write several books containing Maharaj’s teachings and discourses.