Using Emotions on the Spiritual Path

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How can we use our emotions positively on our spiritual path?  We can look at the practice of what is called devotional yoga, or Bhakti Yoga as it’s called in Hinduism. For example, if your relationship is to say Christ- you could take a picture of Jesus and then think about the qualities of his… Read more »

The Man with the Flute

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Once Maharajji had gone from Allahabad to Jagganath Puri with some of the devotees. I could not go because I had to run the household. At about four o’clock one afternoon I was relaxing, my mother and auntie were resting in their room, when I heard some noise from behind the house. Some children were… Read more »

Sharon Salzberg at Open Your Heart in Paradise Retreat 2010

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Open Your Heart in Paradise Retreat 2010 in Maui, HI Sharon Salzberg discusses the importance of meditation “skills training” and the impact it can have on our relationship with ourselves and others. For more information about this year’s Open Your Heart in Paradise Retreat please visit: Open Your heart in Paradise Retreat 2011

Times of India: Being with Neem Karoli Maharaj-ji

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reprinted courtesy of Times of India, Oct 14, 2011, 12.00AM IST Being with Neem Karoli Maharaj-ji by Ram Dass We were sitting in the courtyard of the little temple in the Himalayan foothills, around Maharaj-ji, wrapped in a plaid blanket, sitting on a plank bed. Everyone had fallen silent. It was a meditative quiet, like… Read more »