A Kind Word Turneth Away Wrath

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  The following is an excerpt by late Aikido master Terry Dobson in the anthology “The Peaceful Warrior,” edited by Rick Fields (Tarcher/Putnam, 1994) as retold by Ram Dass in An Experiment in Awareness – Mile High Church, Colorado, June 24, 1994. The train clanked and rattled through the suburbs of Tokyo on a drowsy Spring afternoon…. Read more »

Maharaji Introduces Me to Baba Ram Dass

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Krishna Das had instructed me to return to my uncle and Siddhi Ma in the summer of 2004 and try as I did I could not make the necessary travel arrangements. There were no return tickets to London in time for my children’s school term, so that was that. The next school term break was in… Read more »

Episode 3 – In Limbo in India

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Raghu arrives at his first ashram in India, disappointed because he didn’t find the answers he was looking for. Meanwhile, Ram Dass ventures out of his comfort zone and follows Bhagavan Das on a transformative journey through India, leading to a very special meeting at the Kainchi ashram.   TRANSCRIPTION Raghu: Hi I’m Raghu Markus. … Read more »

Kainchi Leela

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I was introduced to Siddhi Ma by my aunt and was given permission to stay at the ashram even though I had made no prior arrangements for staying. I didn’t even realise what a huge priviledge this was and that not many are given it. Siddhi Ma placed me in a room which I shared… Read more »