Why does realization give lasting peace?
Summary: Quick links Pause We started our story with Maitreyi asking her husband Yajnyavalkya about the way one can get eternal peace. Yajnyavalkya first explained how our individual identities are only transient. These identities are given by our body and Mind. Mistaking the body/Mind as we is the root cause of our problems. It is the body/Mind that masks the real We.