For many of us, a great deal of our personal energy goes into maintaining our network of relationships and responsibilities. Just making it through the day without anger, conflict, irritation, or sadness can often feel like a major accomplishment. In our quiet moments, we become aware of the deeper potentials—a greater life for us to live. Transcendence is one of our deepest resources, not only the experience of saints and sages. What is the nature of this hidden life, and what do the wisdom teachings of the ages have to say about how we might realize it? 2013. 52 minutes.