Love as a Reason – July 28 2018

I realized that Maharishi was offering love with detachment, the mark of a great sage. I remembered one of his favorite remarks, which he once directed to me: “I love you, but it’s none of your business.” Deepak Chopra, The Maharishi Years – The Untold Story:  Recollections of a Former Disciple from Huffington Post  Continue reading

Meditate – July 27 2018

Practice meditation regularly. Meditation leads to eternal bliss. Therefore meditate, meditate. Swami Sivananda   The affairs of the world will go on forever. Do not delay the practice of meditation. Milarepa   Without meditation, I’d probably be dead. Mike Love   Nothing in my experience or in my observation has the transformative power of ourContinue reading

Wake Up, Part II – July 25 2018

Guru Purnima, the annual celebration of the lineage of gurus in the Vedic tradition. Friday night, July 27 7:30 pm onward: arrive 9:00 pm: puja ceremony/meditation 10:00 pm: walk in the moonlight Please bring a flower and, if you wish, a written boon request. Friends are welcome. If you would like to join us, RSVP here. [F]romContinue reading

Perfection – July 23 2018

Nobody’s perfect. We’re all just one step up from the beasts and one step down from the angels. Jeannette Walls, Half Broke Horses   Perfection is not possible in the relative world. Rather, perfection as we would like to have it is not possible.   The word perfection means, originally, “completed.” So by definition, ifContinue reading