Paul Brunton Philosophic Foundation homepage > Notebooks of Paul Brunton

The interpretation of "Overself" which I have given in my book The Wisdom of the Overself is confirmed by the teaching of a former Sri Shankaracharya of Kolhapur (1912) as told by one of his disciples. He taught Atman--that part of the Absolute which is Man. He interpreted it as "higher self."

-- Notebooks Category 22: Inspiration and the Overself > Chapter 3: The Overself's Presence > # 254

The Notebooks are copyright © 1984-1989, The Paul Brunton Philosophic Foundation.