People frequently ask us, “Why have you followed the spiritual path for your whole life?” There are many answers to that question, but a big one is: “It brings me inner freedom.” By this I mean, freedom to change negative patterns that have kept me in their clutches; freedom to respond with calmness and kindness…
One of the easiest and most powerful ways to refine your bundle of self-definitions is to make sure to use positive, not negative words. If you are watchful, you can always find a way to substitute positive terminology for negative.
Coming Up: Spiritual Renewal Week 2016
August 7 – 14
Spiritual Renewal Week is much more than classes: it is 7 days of spiritual transformation. You’ll find wisdom, humor, down-to-earth practicality, and clear solutions for your own life. You can attend online by watching our live broadcast of the events, or you can attend in person by booking a stay at The Expanding Light Retreat at Ananda Village.
A hen turkey has arrived just outside my window where the bird feeders hang, five tiny poults clustering around her long red legs. They are so recently hatched that they don’t yet know to scratch and peck for food. The mother rakes the ground with talons the size of her babies. The most adventurous of…
by Keshava Betts
For some of you who may not know, I began an intensive Energization practice back in the beginning of May. I got the idea in April when I was required to work intensely long hours on a movie set, sometimes as long as 29 hours.
We are part of a great tide of loving, joyful energy that wants to give and give as long as people are happy to receive it.
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