Words Make Worlds By Terry Cole-Whittaker At the heart of our desires is eternal happiness without the slightest hint of misery. You could say that we are pleasure seekers; however, seeking pleasure from the objects of our five senses produces fleeting moments of pleasure whereas, pleasure of one’s self, a soul, is eternal and… Read more »
The 12 Spiritual Laws of Recovery and Meditations for The 12-Step Program By Rahasya Poe Every once in a while I feel compelled to reach out and connect with what I see as the fastest-growing segment of our population. Now I have to admit, it would be very easy at this point… Read more »
By Nayaswami Anandi Yogananda made an amazing statement in Autobiography of a Yogi: “Thoughts are universally and not individually rooted.” I have found this statement so valuable. We can release the idea that our thoughts are ours personally. Instead, our thoughts reflect the level of consciousness we’re experiencing at the time. This makes me think… Read more »
Where can we get more happiness? Sages of all traditions and times have asked that question. They tell us we’ve been given five tools for the journey: body, feelings, will, mind, and soul. When people use their happiness tools wisely, in ways that increase health, love, strength, wisdom, and joy, their smiles grow wider. When… Read more »
Swami Devageet’s journey to higher consciousness is told in a heart-warming sincere way—humorous, yet profound—in his book, Osho: The First Buddha in the Dental Chair: Amusing Anecdotes by His Personal Dentist (Sammasati Publishing). The unique book reveals an intimate and charming portrait of the revered spiritual master and how he worked to bring enlightenment to… Read more »
By Ronna Prince Creator, executive producer, songwriter of the new film Sacred Journey of the Heart Dive in, tune in, lighten up! It seems we are inundated with messages about living in the heart. It’s the latest catchphrase. But really, what does it all mean? It means living in balance with emotions and thoughts. It… Read more »
What Lies Within and What Lies Ahead? By Rahasya Poe (This article was published in the Jan/Feb/Mar issue of Lotus Guide and you will find references that support some of the statements made in this article. What I see is a new sacred reality emerging on the horizon and the more conscious I become the… Read more »
It is a luxury to do anything less. You have done a lot of work to get where you are, havenâ??t you? For what? Now that you have found yourself, what are you going to do with her? You are already a demonstration, an influence on those around you.
The fabric of the soul is multilayered. It consists in part of all we have yet to resolve as a result of past and present incarnations. Unhealthy beliefs, vows, emotional wounds, and soul loss show up in our soulscape as heavy energy.
My desire is to do more than simply survive life’s challenging times. I like to come up with strategies to keep myself feeling good. Joy, laughter, a sense of peace and connection all help to reduce stress and renew the spirit.