Harmlessness 101

Harmlessness 101

Second Sharing: Albuquerque 1985 Question… “If it is true this is a planet of polarity and if it is true that there are other states of consciousness that allow for a greater understanding of Being, what then is required to move into that new consciousness?? “….The reason you are not instantly enlightened is because your vibrational frequency contains energy fields that...

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On Karma

On Karma

“Karma is only a store of unspent energies, of unfulfilled desires, and fears not understood. The store is being constantly replenished by new desires and fears. It need not be so forever. Understand the root cause of your fears-estrangement from yourself; and of desires – the longing for the self, and your karma will dissolve like a dream.” – Nisargadatta...

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Birds Don’t Brag About Flying

Birds Don’t Brag About Flying

Birds don’t brag about flying the way we do. They don’t write books about it and then give workshops, they don’t take on disciples and spoil their own air time. Who could dance and achieve liftoff with a bunch of whackos tugging on...

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The Word “spiritual”

The Word “spiritual”

The word “spiritual” includes all those whose deepest values lead them to challenge the ethos of selfishness and materialism that has led people into a frantic search for money and power and away from  a life that places love, kindness, generosity, peace, non violence, social justice, awe and wonder at the grandeur of creation, thanksgiving, humility and joy at the center of our...

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When I Was Young

When I Was Young

Holy Man of the Blackfoot”, by Howard Terpning Years ago, when I thought I would live forever, the thrust of youth seemed endless, like the sky expanding to hold my dreams. The path to knowledge was filled with expectation, yet Disillusion blurred my eyes and in my sleep a holy man appeared To warn me about life’s treachery. When I was young, the world lay within my grasp, but I...

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The Four Sisters of Everlasting Beauty

The Four Sisters of Everlasting Beauty

The Four Sisters of Everlasting Beauty danced on a mountaintop in order to summon fire from deep within the earth. They danced until flames poured from within veins in the rock, cleansing them of selfishness and blame. The First Sister Was the Dancing Woman of Mirth, whose direction was East. She wore yellow, the color of awakening moments. She brought laughter, the first necessity in a world of...

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