Remarkable Encounters: Mark Ekwall

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I became aware of Ram Dass in the early 1970s through Be Here Now. An avid member of Dick Alpert’s explorers club, I had the opportunity to see Ram Dass talk in NY and Philadelphia and also had some friends at that time who studied with Ram Dass, so I was shown certain meditations and… Read more »

Remarkable Encounters: Christa Melde

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I’m not really sure how one can adequately put into words the power and utterly intense compassion in which one meets Ram Dass, whether through his inspiring works, or in person. He’s only been in my life now for about two years, but in the past two years he has become one of my greatest… Read more »

Sheva Nerad: Remarkable Encounters

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I have never had the pleasure of meeting Ram Dass in person. When I was 13, my parents sent me to yoga and meditation classes because they thought I had insomnia and it would help. (What they didn’t know was that I was desperately bored in school and reading science fiction books by flashlight all… Read more »

Krishna Das: Remarkable Encounters

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If there is one day in a life that was the end of one thing and the beginning of another thing that was the day I met Ram Dass… Before that I was running around to every yogi who came to America. I remember doing asanas with some guy, some crazy yogi, on the floor… Read more »