Spirituality

You are never without me…

The doorway to healing... You may be going through things in your life.. always giving to others always trying to protect or do the right thing even when it feels you may be doing...

Compassion, “JuBuSto” and the Three-Petalled Rose

I’ve been having an odd experience of late, and I’m sure you’ve experienced the same thing: some word or a phrase--or often, a tune--you just can’t get out of your head. That’s what I’ve...

Letting Love Out

As I held the heart shaped crystal in my hand, all you could see was a tiny sliver. The rest was covered by my fingers. I didn’t think much of it, that’s how I...

Lent 2012 Ash Wednesday

  "The Prodigal Son" Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn Turning away from attachments signifies a change of heart. In the Parable of the Lost Son (Luke 15:11- 32), Jesus portrays vivid images of the human experiences of...

Turn Left at the Next Intersection

“Turn left at the next intersection”.  What?  Why is the GPS taking me that way? That’s not how I arrived here and I’m pretty sure that’s the wrong direction.  Billions of dollars and years...

Cast Down

Those who have dwelt in heaven, as we all have, know that there comes a time in the life of every angel when God calls you aside, sits you down in a little office,...

Improv as Spiritual Practice

I just passed the half-way point of an improvisational acting class, my first in many years. I enrolled out of a desire to have fun and practice spontaneity.  While “practicing spontaneity” might sound like...

Elohim

Elohim Raise my pray to be clean Renew and feel like a newborn Feel like the white snow fresh and clean My pray raise to Elohim Waiting for be renew and restore For you the only one who can do Elohim my God of restoration and restart Elohim my God...

Sishyapoojita – The Most Revered Among Disciples

Gurucharanam Saranam The concept of ‘Sishyapoojita’ is an original contribution of Santhigiri Guruparampara to the spiritual fraternity. Sishyapoojita, meaning the worshipful among disciples is the highest accolade bestowed by Navajyoti Sri Karunakara Guru, the founder...

Search for a Teaching

When we realize that the kind of lasting joy and peace and the freedom from fear and anxiety we are looking for cannot be found in the pursuit of sensory pleasure or in the...