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THE MOMENT OF CALM: Tips on forgiveness from Dada J.P. Vaswani

THE MOMENT OF CALM: Tips on forgiveness from Dada J.P. Vaswani

What does it really mean to forgive? Oxford Dictionary describes it as the following: “Stop feeling angry or resentful toward...
July 28, 2015 × 0 comments

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BUMPER STICKER WISDOM PART IV: Lessons learned from the back of a car

BUMPER STICKER WISDOM PART IV: Lessons learned from the back of a car

As I stated in the initial installment of this series, I find a lot of wisdom in bumper stickers and keep a list of them handy...
June 26, 2015 × 1 comment

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HOLDING ALICE: The silent communication of touch

HOLDING ALICE: The silent communication of touch

Many years ago, I had a friend named Tom. He and I used to just hang out and talk. It was the 60s before the age of smartphones,...
June 25, 2015 × 0 comments

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SURVIVING HARDSHIP: How to make the most of difficult times

SURVIVING HARDSHIP: How to make the most of difficult times

Life can be difficult. Scratch that, life is difficult, and for some it is much more so than for others. Circumstances within our...
June 24, 2015 × 0 comments

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SELF-LOVE: Why do we always need to do more when we can accept ourselves for who we truly are

SELF-LOVE: Why do we always need to do more when we can accept ourselves for who we truly are

Human beings get swept up in life far too often, being carried away by its busyness and becoming overwhelmed by it all—the constant...
June 1, 2015 × 0 comments

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WHAT IS A FACT? Inquiry into the truth demands knowing the subtleties of language

WHAT IS A FACT? Inquiry into the truth demands knowing the subtleties of language

This article was excerpted from the new edition of The Hidden Teaching Beyond Yoga: The Path to Self-Realization and Philosophic...
May 31, 2015 × 0 comments

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SOUND THE GONG: The call to awaken and realize how to re-create humanity                                                                    

SOUND THE GONG: The call to awaken and realize how to re-create humanity                                                                    

We all have our own human histories, our family’s history, our nation’s history, and the history of humanity as we know it....
May 19, 2015 × 0 comments

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ACCEPTANCE AND EQUANIMITY: A lesson learned from a falling mandarin

ACCEPTANCE AND EQUANIMITY: A lesson learned from a falling mandarin

As I was walking through the Shechen Ogyen Chodzong nunnery in Bhutan with my guides Tsering and Lobsang, a lone mandarin tree...
April 17, 2015 × 0 comments

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GO WITH THE FLOW: Alter your perception and move through the situation

GO WITH THE FLOW: Alter your perception and move through the situation

How many times have you heard the phrase,“He/she was just lucky?” Think of emotions that run through your mind when someone...
April 4, 2015 × 0 comments