The Self as Bliss – June 19 2020

Q: Is sorrow a thought? A: All thoughts are sorrowful. Q: Even pleasurable thoughts must be sorrowful. A: Yes, because thoughts take one’s attention away from the Self, which is undiluted happiness. From A Practical Guide to Know Yourself:  Conversations with Sri Ramana Maharshi   We are meant to enjoy life. This is the Vedic worldview. We areContinue reading

Who Among Us – June 16 2020

[I]n my childhood… death… was seen as a brief stopping point on an endless soul journey that could turn a peasant into a king and vice versa… Death ended nothing; it opened up limitless adventures… A drop of water becomes vapor, which is invisible, yet vapor materializes into billowing clouds, and from clouds rain fallsContinue reading