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There's a lot here and a lot that's not here. This is a work of lifetimes. Nonduality touches on every aspect of life. In a few cases the bearing of nonduailty is explicit or strongly implicit, as in the cases noted on this page.

Nonduality and Activism

Nonduality Salon-A: Activism
Engaged Buddhism
The Fourteen Precepts of Engaged Buddhism, by Thich Nhat Hahn
Google search on "engaged Buddhism"

Nonduality and Ahimsa

Letters and Articles

Nonduality and Architecture

Christopher Alexander: The Nature of Order
Sarah Susanka: Not So Big Life
Zen Architecture, by Paul Discoe

Nonduality and Astrology

Osho speaks on astrology

Nonduality and Bicycling

No Brakes -- or, Zen on Wheels, by Greg Goode, Ph.D.

Nonduality and Communal Living

Intentional Communities
Intentional Relationships: A Manifiesto, by Craig Green

Nonduality and Neo-advaita

Dennis Waite meets Tony Parsons

Nondualty and Copyright

Interesting discussion on Nonduality Salon email forum

Nonduality and Dance

Dance in the awakened state
Yoga of Ballet with Ellen Davis

Nonduality and Depression

Message to One Suffering Depression, by Gene Poole
Poetry, Hanging Out, Depression, Jesus, and Being, by David Hodges

Depressed Persons Anonymous
Yoga for depression

Nonduality and Diet

Readings from Ramana and Nonduality Salon

Nonduality and Dolphins

Dolphins have a universal appeal, symbolizing freedom, joy, grace and serenity , uplifting the spirits of many people all around the world

Nonduality and Dreams

Night Dreams, Waking Dreams, Reality, by Charlie Hayes

Nonduality and Ecology

Buddhist Ecology Link
Charlene Spretnak
Epicenters of Justice: music theory, sound-current nondualism and radical ecology, by Drew Hempel

Nonduality and Educational Drama and Theatre

Nonduality and Eucharist

Selections from a Catholic web page, Bernadette Roberts,
Douglas Harding, and the Nonduality Salon email forum

Nonduality and Farming

Masanobu Fukuoka
Sacred Groves

Nonduality and Flying

The Inner Art of Airmanship

Nonduality and Free Will

Free Will Discussion on Nonduality Salon List

Nonduality and Gurus, Teachers, Realizers, Confessors: Living, Dead, Long Gone, Legendary (see also, Nonduality and Scriptural, Scriptural-like, Classical Texts)

Ramana Maharshi: Who Am I? | Bhagavan Ramana |Self Enquiry | Spiritual Instruction

Nisargadatta Maharaj - an important nondual sage (ASMI)

Another Nisargadatta Maharaj web page

Ramana Maharshi - an important nondual sage

Sarlo's Guru Rating Service - Rich with teacher listings, ratings, opinions, and supported by a very active email forum.

Builders of Culture - Eric Paroissien's fine list with photos and links

Divine Inspirators - Many Indian sages that few have heard of. Video clips too.

Strictly Spiritual - Includes ratings of gurus and teachers; actively kept up. Good message board. Informative articles.

Satsang Worldwide - Access living teachers by clicking on a map of the world. Very well done site.

Some Teachers of Advaita - Dennis Waite's fine, carefully constructed list of teachers with brief commentary, photos, quotations. An important Advaita/nonduality site.

Germaine's Tapestry - Beautifully and carefully constructed lists of teachers from all times and traditions.

Erica Molnar's list - Interesting. Includes people from popular culture, musicians, literary figures.

The Thai Forest Traditions - Several recent important teachers not mentioned on other lists of teachers.

Spiritual Giants - List of several dozen living spiritual teachers with brief commentary and quotations. Links - Good list of many teachers with related material.

When I Awoke - Good reports about half a dozen living teachers.

Living Satsang - Several dozen teachers listed with supportive material.

Connection List - Pretty good basic list of teachers in German with photos.

Scott Shaw's List - List of several dozen teachers with photos and numerous supportive links.

Guru's Feet - Find your guru ... post your guru.

Ramana and Other Advaita - The original list of teachers. Some excellent writings. They say, "We have ceased to care about the search, the path, teachers, or indeed about awakening at all. Such concepts are no longer of interest." But you have to do this work from the place of neither caring nor not caring. That's been my experience for the last ten years. original list of teachers

The Gatekeep List of Spiritual Teachers - Very long list which does not appear to be kept up to date.

Arunachala Saints - List of several saints from over the centuries.

The Master List of Masters - List of Zen masters that lived centuries ago.

Before Hui-Neng: The Five Previous Chinese Patriarchs - More people from centuries ago.

Female Buddhas and Bodhisattvas - 32 historical figures, including graphics, supportive material.

Who's Who in the History of Mysticism - Figures in Western mysticism up to about 1700.

Biographies of Saints - Hindu saints from centuries ago.

Zen Lineages - Zen teachers through the centuries.

Nonduality and History

Putting Man Before Descartes: Human knowledge is personal and participant–placing us at the center of the universe

Nonduality and Incense

Japanese Incense

Nonduality and Investing

What Happens When You Wake Up? by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D.

Nonduality and Karma

Karma: Yes? No? Neither? It Depends?

Nonduality and Kundalini

Nonduality from the viewpoint of Kundalini by Mystress Angelique Serpent
Jan Barendrecht: Kundalini
The Sky of The Heart: Jewels of Wisdom From Nityananda
Invocation to Nityananda and other writings by Swami Muktananda
Pieter Schoonheim Samara: The Fundamentals of Kundalini Yoga

Nonduality and Literature

This is such a vast topic that I have dedicated a page to it: Nonduality and Literature

Nonduality and Love

Love Finding Itself
An article in the Nonduality Highlights

Nonduality and the Mainstream Media

Lots here. Coming soon. For now see Nonduality and Movies

Nonduality and Marginalized Society

Masters, Society, and Sexual Orientation

Nonduality and Martial Arts

Vernon Kitabu Turner
Henry Kono
The Aikido FAQ

Nonduality and Mathematics

Thomas J. McFarlane. "Mathematics is not only a thread by which we may know the Beyond, but also a means by which we may commune with it."
Fractuality, a combination of fractals and spirituality
Godel's Incompleteness Theorem
Fuzzy Logic

Nonduality and Meditation

Coming soon!

Nonduality and Mediation

Ellen Davis, Mediator

Nonduality and Memes

Articles and email discussion
A meme is "an information pattern, held in an individual's memory, which is capable of being copied to another individual's memory."

Nonduality and Movies/Anime

Anime: Japanese Animation (many links, comments, reviews)
The Matrix
The Wizard of Oz
American Beauty
Others Mentioned
How to Live in a Simulation
Movies For the Millenium
Spiritual Chicks - spiritual movies
Spiritual Movies -- Spiritual Teachers Site
Metaphilm -- We don't review films: we interpret them
Metaphysical Movie List and Review
Movie Mirrors -- Sanderson Beck
Not So Famous Fantastic Flickers

Nonduality and Music

Ravi Shankar
Shirdi Sai Baba

Nonduality and Native Americans

Native American Nondualism
The Wisdom Garden
Chief Seattle's Thoughts
Native American Nations
Charles Eastman/Ohiyesa

Nonduality and Neuroscience/Neurology

The Nondual Brain. Slide show by Rick Hanson and Richard Mendius

Nonduality and Organizational Learning

Theory U

Nonduality and Physics or Quantum Theory

Bell's Theorem
A Course in Consciousness
John Dobson

Nonduality and Psychology or Psychotherapy

Radiant Mind
The Sacred Mirror: Nondual Wisdom and Psychotherapy
Listening from the Heart of Silence: Nondual Wisdom and Psychotherapy
John Davis, Ph.D.
Advaita in Psychotherapy
Interview with Susan Frank by Johan van der Kooij

Nonduality and Religion (See Nonduality and Scriptural, Scriptural-like, Classical Texts)

Nonduality and Robots or AI

Nonduality and Robots

Nonduality and Sex

David Deida

Nonduality and Schizophrenia

An introduction to schizophrenia
Spencer Perdriau
Schizophrenia in popular movies (other resources included on this page)
Psychiatry in the Cinema

Nonduality and Scriptural, Scriptural-like, Classical Texts (see also Nonduality and Gurus, Teachers, Realizers, Confessors)


Mahayanavimsaka of Nagarjuna
Early Zen Poetry of Seng-ts'an
The Diamond Sutra 
Lankavatara Sutra
Tibetan Book of Living and Dying


Garland of Advaitic Wisdom (Ajati is the author of a special book titled GARLAND OF ADVAITIC WISDOM. The book deals with AJATI VADA (The Doctrine of NO-CREATION) and contains a brief, but lucid introduction to Advaita Vedanta and an anthology of over 1020 magnificent Advaitic quotes.)
Advaita Vedanta Library
Several downloadable Scriptures and Classics from the Ananta Yoga site
Bhagavad Gita
Ashtavakra Gita
Avadhuta Gita
Ribhu Gita
Yoga Sutras of Patanjali.
Yoga Vasistha - This is one good introductory web page among many. You will have to follow-up on your own.
Ramana Maharshi: Who Am I? | Bhagavan Ramana |Self Enquiry | Spiritual Instruction

several texts here:

Advaita vs Neo-advaita


The Gospel of Thomas
A Course in Miracles

LALLA - Naked Song (tr. C.Barks)

4. Tukaram - Village songs of western India ( (tr. Hoyland J.)

5. Rumi - The Greatest Sufi Poet

THE BOOK of the Sufis
RUBAIYAT/Omar Khayyam
statements of Sanai(essence of Sufism)
Ibn 'arabi the one
THE SUFIS/Idries Shah
7-lectures by Hazrat Inayat Khan(the man who introduced Sufism to the West,a musician)
8-Books by Hazrat Vilayat Ali Khan(son of Hazrat Inayat Khan)

Tao Te Ching | A nondual Tao Te Ching

Native American Nondualism
The Wisdom Garden
Chief Seattle's Thoughts
Native American Nations
Charles Eastman/Ohiyesa

The Essential Kabbalah: The Heart of Jewish Mysticism, by Daniel C. Matt: a recommended book
Jay Michaelson's nondual Judaism
Rabbi Rami Shapiro
Kabbalah with Rav Michael Laitman | Rav Laitman on YouTube | Laitman's blog

Nonduality and Solitude

Raven's Bread: Food for those in solitude
Hermitary: Resources and reflections on hermits and solitude

Nonduality and Spiritual Apathy

Spiritual Apathy

Nonduality and Tarot Cards

Osho Zen Tarot

Nonduality and Tonglen

Tonglen: Taking and Giving Meditation
Heart Meditation

Nonduality and Trance

The Trance Institute The forces that keep us from being aware of awareness itself, which could include nonduality. [site goes down periodically.]

Nonduality and Western Philosophy

Non-dualism and Western Philosophers, a portal page by Greg Goode, Ph.D.
Sciousness, the nonduality of William James
William Samuel

Nonduality and The Workplace

Let Davidson

Nonduality and Yoga

Nondualism, Yogas and Personality Characteristics, by Greg Goode, Ph.D.
James Traverse
Yoga Nidra, by Richard Miller
Yoga Sutras of Patanjali - The link is to the many offerings. Select one or more.

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