Polishing The Mirror

08 Nov 2013
November 8, 2013

Words from Realized Beings

Hanging out with realized beings or saints, with their words and pictures, is a way to inspire and find guidance for your own path. A realized being is like a pure mirror who shows you all of the places where there is dust on your own mirror. Such a being is a clear mirror because he or she.. read more →

30 Oct 2013
October 30, 2013

Simple Truth

I kept hoping to get esoteric teachings from Maharaj-ji, but when I asked, “How can I become enlightened?” he said things like, “Love everybody, serve everybody, and remember God,” or “Feed people.” When I asked, “How can I know God?” Maharaj-ji said, “The best form to worship God is in all forms. God is in everything.” These simple teachings,.. read more →

16 Oct 2013
October 16, 2013

Dying Consciously

My view has evolved to seeing death — the moment of death — as a ceremony. If people are sitting with you to help as you are going through this dying ceremony, help them to see you as the soul you truly are, not as your ego. If they identify you as your ego, during the last part.. read more →

09 Oct 2013
October 9, 2013

New Podcast Featuring Rameshwar Das

Tami Simon speaks with Rameshwar Das, a writer, photographer, and long-time friend of Ram Dass. Rameshwar met his guru Neem Karoli Baba in India in 1970, and most recently was coauthor with Ram Dass on his new book – Polishing the Mirror. In this episode, Tami speaks with Rameshwar about suffering as a doorway of.. read more →