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Views: 187 | Posted October 20, 2014

The best way for us to help others is to not reinforce their drama, which requires us to not be identified with our own. We don't have the right to take away the suffering of others, but we...

Views: 487 | Posted October 17, 2014

Our concepts of who we are help us to navigate our world, but they are often overvalued and have the potential to trap us in form. These traits create an image with which we identify, and subsequen...

Views: 39 | Posted October 17, 2014

Ram Dass breaks down the manner in which our identification with form, of any kind, leads to suffering. When we resist inevitable change, we operate in disha...

Views: 234 | Posted October 13, 2014

'The way to freedom lies through form, not in spite of form'. Ram Dass explains that we must not push our humanity away, but fully embrace it in an effort to...

Views: 2300 | Posted October 13, 2014

Join Ram Dass & Jack Kornfield for a LIVE webcast on Sunday, October 12th at 2pm HST/5pm PDT/8pm EDT. Visit http://www.ramdass.org/grace/ to watch the Cultivating Grace film in it's entirety....

Views: 1240 | Posted October 7, 2014

In this lecture, held at the Asilomar Conference Grounds, Ram Dass discusses the changes he's experienced in himself over the many years that he's been teach...

Views: 241 | Posted October 6, 2014

Elaborating on a quote from Ghandi, Ram Dass describes what happens when we extricate ourselves from identification with our own desires. When we are quiet, ...

Views: 373 | Posted October 6, 2014

As we become quiet, in faith, in what is, in the fullness of the moment, we begin to hear the truth. This awareness compels us toward right action, we become...

Views: 2851 | Posted September 30, 2014

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Views: 992 | Posted September 30, 2014

Recorded on 8/12/72.

Views: 352 | Posted September 30, 2014

Ram Dass continues his exploration into the dying process by asking the listeners to try and remain open, and not get lost in their roles as healers or healt...

Views: 572 | Posted September 30, 2014

In this address, to the Bassett Hospital staff in Cooperstown, NY, Ram Dass points to the mystical perspective of life being seen as a preparation for death....

Views: 1712 | Posted September 30, 2014

Ram Dass' explains his subtle reluctance to fully let go of some of his personal possessions. Taken from the 1979 'Death and Dying Retreat' at Joshua Tree, C...

Views: 954 | Posted September 29, 2014

Ram Dass reads from his book, Miracle of Love, recounting the story of a fellow devotee's initial encounters with Maharaji, and the perception shattering exp...

Views: 1453 | Posted September 29, 2014

Please consider supporting the Love Serve Remember Foundation so we can continue to provide special events and teachings like this from Ram Dass & friends! C...

Views: 2101 | Posted September 3, 2014

Views: 975 | Posted August 28, 2014

Joined by Lama Surya Das in this informal meeting of old friends, Ram Dass responds to questions about his relationship to Maharaji, both past and present, a...

Views: 1487 | Posted August 26, 2014

The spectrum of human experience is vast and ever-changing, from the heights of joy to the heaviest of sorrows. The question is how we can get to God from an...

Views: 2335 | Posted August 26, 2014

Join Ram Dass & Jo Clarkson/Emmanuel for a live monthly webcast from Maui on Sunday, August 24th at 2pm HST/5pm PDT/8pm EDT. If you are not a current donor to the Love Serve Remember ...

Views: 4627 | Posted August 20, 2014

We are all addicted to methods we use to get to the light”. The problem with these methods is that they all involve an object. These objects, though they ma...

Views: 1569 | Posted August 20, 2014

In this talk Ram Dass discusses how to quiet your thoughts and become like a newborn baby. Through this practice, one can make all things new. Total contentm...

Views: 636 | Posted August 5, 2014

The Atman is the direct source of our true intuition. When we live from the heart then we act in accordance with the Spirit, and our faith is grounded in our...

Views: 3112 | Posted August 5, 2014

Ram Dass explains that Western cultures' obsession with "doing" results from an excess of energy not properly expressed. We rarely operate above the third ch...

Views: 1802 | Posted August 5, 2014

When a being strives for consciousness, the tendency is to try and change, but it is not that simple. When one brings consciousness to life, one's environmen...

Views: 1206 | Posted August 5, 2014

Ram Dass explains that the root of all suffering lies in attachment. When we cut out external stimulation and begin to sever the ties in our mind, we quickly...

Views: 475 | Posted August 5, 2014

Ram Dass discusses the role of 'the witness' in transforming our thoughts from the mind to the spirit. This shift provides a new perspective from which to vi...

Views: 523 | Posted August 5, 2014

If we can accept that God is inside all of us then we need not surrender to anyone but ourselves. After Maharaji left his body Ram Dass discovered that he on...

Views: 2716 | Posted August 5, 2014

Ram Dass encourages us to minimize external stimulation to reach one-pointedness. When practiced long enough, mantras become autonomous. An openness and acce...

Views: 352 | Posted August 5, 2014

The future and the past are really just thoughts. Enter into the moment and encounter the immensity of the universe, discover the face of God. This is taken ...

Views: 6194 | Posted August 5, 2014

Ram Dass discusses the Western illusion of thinking that we always need to "do" something. When we learn to use that same energy to work on ourselves then we...

Views: 979 | Posted August 5, 2014

Love and consciousness are an identity. In this recording, Ram Dass stresses that love is a state of existence, and living in love will open the true meaning...

Views: 1130 | Posted August 5, 2014

Our methods and practices move us closer toward rebirth and enlightenment. Ram Dass stresses that a yogi has to become vulnerable to find patience and joy on...

Views: 1337 | Posted August 5, 2014

Breathing techniques and mantra are ways of calming the mind and becoming centered. They encourage the opening of the third eye and allow us to witness our o...

Views: 733 | Posted August 5, 2014

An eleven minute guided meditation to visualize connectivity and equanimity with all beings. Recorded on September 26, 1975.

Views: 1281 | Posted July 22, 2014

Ram Dass discusses knowledge, wisdom, and moving into the spirit through faith. Letting go of attachments and being in the now gets us closer to the plane of...

Views: 532 | Posted July 22, 2014

Understanding the here and now means we have to give it all up to have it all, letting go of our attachments and always working on sadhana. In order for a so...

Views: 1077 | Posted July 22, 2014

Ram Dass continues his discourse on finding awareness to God, the evolution of consciousness and our personal methods to purification. We respond to differen...

Views: 2372 | Posted July 22, 2014

Quoting Meister Eckhart, Ram Dass leads into a discourse about purification and the evolution of consciousness. We are encouraged to find our own personal pa...

Views: 1126 | Posted July 17, 2014

Love has to spring spontaneously from within, and does not come from an outside force. You can not coerce love or force love, it must be awakened inside thro...

Views: 4631 | Posted July 17, 2014

A rare and early recording from a 1966 LSD Conference at the University of California - Prior to his travels in India, Ram Dass talks about exploring various...

Views: 1859 | Posted July 17, 2014

Ram Dass continues his discussion of the various ways in which we attempt to achieve higher states of consciousness and that LSD does not get us there all th...

Views: 840 | Posted July 17, 2014

Baba Ram Dass answers several questions about the use of psychedelics, finding other techniques to 'turn on' and creating a setting or environment that will ...

Views: 471 | Posted July 9, 2014

Part 2 of an interview with Ram Dass and Terry Patten from 2010. What determines the decisions we make, and who is really making them to begin with? When we ...

Views: 1928 | Posted June 27, 2014

Ram Dass holds a Thanksgiving Satsang alongside Larry Brilliant in Maui, 2012. The long-time friends discuss a range of topics including bhakti, Hanuman, ser...

Views: 268 | Posted June 27, 2014

Ram Dass concludes his interview with Terry Patten with a discussion of his continued inspiration through the power of unconditional love.

Views: 1556 | Posted June 27, 2014

Ram Dass chats with author and teacher, Terry Patten, about the current state of spirituality in our culture, and how to possiby address some of the systemic...

Views: 602 | Posted June 25, 2014

A brief meditation focused on creating loving awareness.

Views: 290 | Posted June 25, 2014

Ram Dass explains the instructions given to him by Maharaji.

Views: 521 | Posted June 20, 2014

Ram Dass explaining the difficulty often encountered in surrendering to the guru, and what exactly it is that we are surrendering to.

Views: 332 | Posted June 20, 2014

Ram Dass initially felt that Maharaji's miracles were what pulled him in. He eventually came to understand that it was his unconditional love.