16 Jan 2014
January 16, 2014

Episode 51: Greed & Consciousness

Most people in society are pushing away experiences that indicate that they have an identity on other planes of reality, in order to hold tightly to the plane of reality that they are comfortable with. A liberated being is someone who has moved out of the reality that they initially thought was the absolute reality.. read more →

15 Jan 2014
January 15, 2014

Ram Dass February Sunday Satsang

Ram Dass Sunday Satsang with special guests Sat Santokh & Prabhu Nam Kaur Sunday, February 16th, 2014 4:00 – 7:00 pm at the Makawao Union Church on Maui. Join Ram Dass for his bi-annual Sunday Satsang program at the historic Makawao Union Church with Special Guests Sat Santokh & Prabhu Nam Kaur. “The Subject Today.. read more →

A young man’s fascinating journey from the southern coast of India to the mystical Himalayan heights where he finds his great Master, wise, powerful and loving. At the age of nineteen and a half, attracted by a strange and irresistible urge to go to the Himalayas, he left home. At the Vyasa Cave, beyond the.. read more →

14 Jan 2014
January 14, 2014

Join Ram Dass for an Online Event

Sign up: Ram Dass Grist for the Mill Webcast * indicates required Email Address * First Name * Last Name   DATE: Tuesday, February 11th TIME: 5:30pm PST / 8:30pm EST. The webcast will last roughly one hour.  HOW DO I ACCESS THE WEBCAST? Enter your name and email address into the form below. On the.. read more →

09 Jan 2014
January 9, 2014

‘Grist for the Mill’ Marketing Material

“Grist for the Mill offers a deep spiritual journey of self-discovery, and a universal understanding of what it means to “be” and to grow as human beings.”   About the Book                                                 .. read more →

08 Jan 2014
January 8, 2014

Living the Mystery

(Artwork by Janet Reynolds: imaginejanetreynolds.com) The process is realizing that you and I exist on more than one plane of awareness simultaneously and on one plane suffering stinks, and on another plane suffering is grace. The question is, “Can you balance those two things in your consciousness?” Buy this playlist as an MP3 audio set or stream it for.. read more →

08 Jan 2014
January 8, 2014

Everything is Perfect

About two weeks after we got to Kainchi Maharaji said, “Doctor, I have a headache,” so I ran to the back rooms where I had my medical supplies and pulled out aspirin with codeine. I was thinking, “Now, really, do I want to give this man codeine?” He was, after all, an old man, and.. read more →

03 Jan 2014
January 3, 2014

Open Your Heart in Paradise 2013 Scrapbook

From December 4-9th we congregated on the beautiful shore of Napili Bay on Maui to share our hearts with Ram Dass, Krishna Das, Jack Kornfield, Trudy Goodman and Mirabai Bush for our Open Your Heart in Paradise Retreat. We shared delicious meals together, practiced yoga with the fantastic Saraswati Markus (including savasana in the Pacific!).. read more →

This is a scriptural commentary of Lahiri Mahasaya on The Upanishads. If we scan the word Upanisad, we see that Upa means sitting and nisad means near. Thus, the very word Upanisad specifies personal relationship: the Guru-param-para, Master to Disciple learning from the living lips of a Guru. In ancient times, the disciples sat near.. read more →

30 Dec 2013
December 30, 2013

The Bridge Between Self & Soul

Question: I’d like to know about forgiveness as a bridge between the separate self and the awakened soul. Ram Dass: That’s a nice way of phrasing the question. It’s a step on a ladder that goes from dualism into non-dualism. Because as you forgive or allow or acknowledge or say “Of course you’re human” or.. read more →