Embracing Aging

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Embracing Aging

Embracing aging is an important subject for people of all ages and walks of life. One of the things that’s helped me from not getting too trapped in our cultural models when it comes to embracing aging, is that I do travel a great deal in other cultures. Society and aging is a complex subject…. Read more »

The Wheel of Illusion

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A soul takes human birth in order to have a series of experiences through which it will awaken out of its illusion of separateness. The physical experience of being incarnated is the curriculum, and the purpose of the course is to awaken us from the illusion that we are the incarnation. Spiritual practices are tools… Read more »

“Raja Yoga” by Swami Vivekananda

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Raja-Yoga, the path of meditation and control of the mind, gives a scientific treatment of Yoga philosophy describing methods of concentration, psychic development and the liberation of the soul from bondage of the body. Rja-Yoga also includes Swami Vivekananda’s translation and commentary of the “Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali.” Raja-Yoga, along with Swami Vivekananda’s Karma-Yoga, Bhakti-Yoga,… Read more »

Being Love

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The most important aspect of love is not in giving or the receiving: it’s in the being. When I need love from others, or need to give love to others, I’m caught in an unstable situation. Being in love, rather than giving or taking love, is the only thing that provides stability. Being in love… Read more »

Ram Dass – Here and Now – Episode 39 – Trungpa Rinpoche

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chogyam trungpa rinpoche

Ram Dass talks about his relationship with the great Tibetan Lama, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Includes detailed moments with Trungpa and Ram Dass at different events and venues in the early 70’s where Trungpa was teaching- the methods he used with his students and the dismay of many who were offended by his unusual behavior and teachings… Read more »

The Edge of Awakening

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ram dass on thought and perspective

When you begin to realize the relationship of life and death, the old model of who you are starts to expand. As your old model dies something new happens. You begin to experience directly the living truth of dying and being reborn again in each moment. When you live in the moment, then death is… Read more »

Ram Dass – Here and Now – Episode 34 – Promises and Pitfalls

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Pitfalls

Ram Dass talks about the promises and the pitfalls of the spiritual path, and the shift of reality that happened in the sixties that was predicated by psychedelics. This shift blew apart the traditional religious systems that were in place at the time, and the psychedelics gave people a connection that they had never experienced… Read more »

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