Ram Dass on Compassion and Being

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Ram Dass encourages us to tap into the infinite and unbearable compassion that is available in every moment. Discover where you are caught in the melodrama and you’ll begin to move away from the perpetuation of illusion. “The only thing we have to offer to one another is our very being”

The Guru’s Love

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Ram Dass gathers with Sharon Salzberg and Krishna Das to talk about the love of the Guru. Krishna Das and Ram Dass share their experiences with Neem Karoli Baba and the quality of love he radiated.

Making Friends with Neuroses

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Ram Dass encourages us to make friends with our neurosis through compassion, rather than trying to avoid or push it away. As we free ourselves from identification with these tendencies they often begin naturally to fall away (Huntington Beach, CA – 6/12/1981)

Freedom from Attachment

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Ram Dass talks about how we use techniques that free us from identifying ourselves as our thoughts. As we extricate ourselves from these attachments, it’s as if we are going behind the thoughts, to the space behind them. There is a difference between saying, “I am depressed” and saying ,”There is depression.” In the spaciousness… Read more »

From Separation to Source

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Ram Dass leads a discussion around the concepts of identity and ones Dharma in this incarnation. We may go to great lengths to avoid our path, but our inner voice continues to bring us back. Ram Dass also explains the role of karma yoga and what it means to ‘die into service.’ We learn to… Read more »