Passages for Meditation

Easwaran recommended these passages specifically for meditation, and for spiritual inspiration at any time.

  • The Best

    Lao Tzu

  • The Prayer of Saint Francis

    Saint Francis of Assisi

  • Living in Wisdom

    The Bhagavad Gita

  • Twin Verses

    The Dhammapada

  • Let Nothing Upset You

    Saint Teresa of Avila

  • Whatever You Do

    The Bhagavad Gita

  • Discourse on Good Will

    The Sutta Nipata

  • Evening Prayer for the Sabbath

    Jewish Liturgy

  • Let Me Walk in Beauty

    Chief Yellow Lark

  • The Lord Is My Shepherd

    Psalm 23

  • If You Want to Draw Near to God

    Abu Sa'id

  • The Blessing of a Well-Trained Mind

    The Dhammapada

  • The Miracle of Illumination


  • United in Heart

    The Rig Veda