During the Christmas season the whole world is filled with a spirit of good will, love, and peace. The entire cosmos celebrates this season of joy for Christ’s light permeates all space.
I still remember the day my surgeon called. He said, “It’s breast cancer, the lumpectomy didn’t remove all of the cancer.”
Nicholas was born between 255 and 270 AD, in Patara, Lycia; a city in what is now Turkey. He inherited enough wealth to make his life comfortable and secure, but chose to give away his fortune and courageously follow Christ’s teachings by serving others.
The Christ consciousness has the power to transform our lives just as the birth of Jesus transformed the world.
Swami Kriyananda credits the deep insights expressed in his book to his guru, Paramhansa Yogananda.
Yogananda once told us, “I see all of you as images of light. Everything—these trees, bushes, the grass you are standing on—all are made of that light. You have no idea how beautiful everything is!”
A common stone locks within itself the secret of stupendous atomic energy; even so, a mortal is yet a powerhouse of divinity.
Some years ago it came to me in meditation that what America needs is more consciousness of the Divine Mother to balance out the overly masculine, intellectual approach that is dominant here. With all our great mental insights, we’ve failed to realize one simple truth: this world is not real.
All nature that we behold is the Mother aspect of God. When we look at all the good things in nature and feel a tenderness rise within us, we are seeing and feeling God in nature.
Renouncing my little, egoic self,
I expand with my great soul-Self everywhere!