05 Feb 2014
February 5, 2014

Featured Teacher: Meister Eckhart

“God does not look at what you do but only at your love and at the devotion and will behind your deeds…. He is concerned only that we shall love Him in all things.” The deeply influential German Catholic mystic theologian and spiritual psychologist Meister Eckhart (1260-1328) was the most illustrious spiritual instructor of his day… read more →

29 Jan 2014
January 29, 2014

Featured Teacher: Thomas Merton

“Your life is shaped by the ends you live for. You are made in the image of what you desire.” — From “Thoughts in Solitude” Thomas Merton (1915-1968) is arguably the most influential American Catholic author of the twentieth century. His autobiography, The Seven Storey Mountain, has sold over one million copies and has been translated.. read more →

22 Jan 2014
January 22, 2014

Featured Teacher: Shunryu Suzuki-roshi

“Treat every moment as your last. It is not preparation for something else.” – Suzuki Roshi Shunryu Suzuki (1904-1971) was a Sōtō Zen monk and teacher who helped popularize Zen Buddhism in the United States, and is renowned for founding the first Buddhist monastery outside Asia (Tassajara Zen Mountain Center). Suzuki founded San Francisco Zen.. read more →

15 Jan 2014
January 15, 2014

Featured Teacher: Sri M

In this interview, Sri M tells of meeting in person, Shirdi Sai Baba, Mahavatar Babaji (who’s disciples include Sri Yukteswar and Paramahansa Yogananda), serpent spiritual beings from another galaxy and many others… (Watch Part 2 of this interview Here.) From Vanchiyoor in Kerala to the Vyasa Cave in the Himalayas, Sri M’s journey epitomises a.. read more →

08 Jan 2014
January 8, 2014

Featured Teacher: Sogyal Rinpoche

Born in Kham in Eastern Tibet, Sogyal Rinpoche was recognized at an early age as the incarnation of a great master and visionary saint of the nineteenth century, Tertön Sogyal Lerab Lingpa (1856-1926), a teacher to the thirteenth Dalai Lama. He received the traditional training of a Tibetan lama under the close supervision of Jamyang.. read more →

30 Dec 2013
December 30, 2013

Featured Teacher: Lahiri Mahasaya

Lahiri Mahasaya was born on September 30, 1828, in the village of Ghurni in Bengal, India. At the age of thirty-three, while walking one day in the Himalayan foothills near Ranikhet, he met his guru, Mahavatar Babaji. It was a divine reunion of two who had been together in many lives past; at an awakening.. read more →

19 Dec 2013
December 19, 2013

Featured Teacher: Sri Yukteswar

“Look, there is no point in blindly believing that after I touch you, you will be saved, or that a chariot from heaven will be waiting for you. Because of the guru’s attainment, the sanctifying touch becomes a helper in the blossoming of Knowledge, and being respectful towards having acquired this blessing, you must yourself.. read more →

27 Nov 2013
November 27, 2013

Featured Teacher: H.H. the 17th Karmapa

Karmapa means “the one who carries out buddha-activity” or “the embodiment of all the activities of the buddhas”. In the Tibetan tradition, great enlightened teachers are said to be able to consciously control their rebirth in order to continue their activity for the benefit of all sentient beings. The first Karmapa, Dusum Khyenpa, was born.. read more →

20 Nov 2013
November 20, 2013

Featured Teacher: Sant Jnaneshwar

Sant Jnaneshwar, a famous poet saint of Maharashtra was born in the year 1275, in a small village near the Godavari river. His poems were the result of the perfect blending of spirituality and poetry, with bhakti, jnana and yoga. Jnaneshwar’s father’s name was Vithalpant and mother’s name Rukmini. Vithalpant found married life unbearable and.. read more →

13 Nov 2013
November 13, 2013

Featured Teacher: Bhagavan Nityananda

Bhagavan Nityananda, one of the most revered Siddha Gurus of the modern era, was a janma siddha—one born with the full realization of his own divine nature. From an early age, Bhagavan Nityananda spontaneously manifested his mastery of atma jnana—knowledge of the Self. Born in the South Indian state of Kerala, Bhagavan Nityananda, as a.. read more →