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Hindu Quotes on Silence

I am silence among all secrets. – Bhagavad GitaHe cannot be seen by the eye, and words cannot reveal Him. He cannot be reached by the senses, or by austerity or sacred actions. By the grace of wisdom and purity of mind, He can be seen, indivisible, in the silence of contemplation. This invisible Atman can be seen by the mind wherein the five senses are resting. – Atharva VedaThere is something beyond our mind which abides in silence within our mind. It is the Supreme Mystery beyond thought. Let one's mind and one's subtle body rest upon that and not rest on anything else. – Maitri UpanishadSilence is the highest eloquence. – Sri Ramana MaharshiSilence is the first door to spiritual eminence. – Adi Shankaracharya