Once a devotee asked Sri Ramana Maharshi ” I commit many sins. What is the praayaschittam(remedial measure)?” Sri Ramana Maharshi replied ” The praayaschittam is to decrease your desires and to reduce accumulating vaasanaas”!
Renunciation is in the mind. When the mind oscillates even a little bit, one is in Samsara. When it is unmoving, that is indeed liberation. | Bhagavan Ramana Maharshi
A man should surrender the personal selfishness which binds him to this world. Giving up the false self is the true renunciation. | Bhagavan Ramana Maharshi
You who wish to celebrate a birthday, inquire first who was born. One’s true birthday is when one enters into the Eternal Being which shines for ever without birth or death. | Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi