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THE DISCONTENT OF HAPPY ENDINGS

In SACRED WORLD by Beth Lee-Herbert3 Comments

We long for resolution. We long for life to wrap itself in the pretty package of a happy ending. Sometimes we seek fulfillment from material things, sometimes spiritual, sometimes from life itself: falling in love, finalizing the divorce, having a baby, finishing the degree, finding the perfect job, retiring.

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SPIRITUALITY ISN’T ROCKET SCIENCE

In SACRED WORLD by Jacob Aremark5 Comments

The West has a very strong tradition for doing science. In fact, the tradition has been so firmly established as our fundamental worldview, that it is often overlooked as being exactly that: One of many possible worldviews. But the scientific way of thinking wasn’t always around.

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LIGHT – THE UNIVERSAL POWER

In SACRED WORLD by Christopher Judges4 Comments

Light is subtler than the subtle. It is the invisible essence of every thing and it is the boundless sustaining power of the whole universe upon which all existence rests. Light is the fundamental reality of life itself, a non-dual understanding of the universe.

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GOOD SEX

In SACRED WORLD by Sascha Alexandra Aurora2 Comments

Sex is conscious. Breathing in, breathing out, presence, awareness. Trusting myself, trusting you. Vulnerable surrender, openness. Love resides here, where souls meet and bliss is never-ending.

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INTENTIONAL SINGING AND DANCING

In SACRED WORLD by Adam DreislerLeave a Comment

Singing is another powerful technique that has been practiced by all spiritual cultures all over the world. Set the intention that your song may be healing and nurturing for yourself, all beings and the planet, and then sing whatever sounds and melodies come to you.

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THE MANDALA OF SACRED FIRE

In SACRED WORLD by Tara Trinley WangmoLeave a Comment

As one of the powerful elements from the spiritual culture of India, the sacred fireplace, called dhuni, is a skillful tool to capture the ordinary mind and lead it toward infinity. It is a natural outer mandala for yogis and yoginis, a complete installation, both for the wanderer and the hermit.

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COURTESANS OF ANCIENT INDIA

In SACRED WORLD by Tara Trinley Wangmo2 Comments

Kamala’s flamboyant and erotic skills were not something to be sold, but were part of her repertoire as a teacher from whom a supplicant could receive lessons. Her life example playfully demonstrates independence, dignity and a cultured personality.

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THUNDERHOOF EXPERIENCE

In SACRED WORLD by Hamid Sardar-afkhami1 Comment

Hamid Sardar-afkhami created, what he calls the Thunderhoof Experience, where riders are introduced to a deeper level of horse-human interplay, the silences and nuances of horse communication and importance of reaching beyond human intellect in order to intuit what the horse is trying to say.

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OUR SACRED WORLD

In SACRED WORLD by Tara Trinley Wangmo2 Comments

To see, to hear, to smell, to taste, and touch is the sacred mandala of the five elements. To look into something very closely is to discover infinite, open space. Not only around the things but the things themselves are endless.

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ABYSS OF PURITY

In SACRED WORLD by Heide Koch1 Comment

Each and every look, word and touch, every episode and even a seeming burden or conflict makes perfect sense, is the starting point, a precious opportunity to practice profoundly and sincerely what we least think we can.

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ATARAXIA

In SACRED WORLD by Jacek Dziubiński

There would never be any disruptions to mental stability if extended difficult situations and ways of coping with them were included in the general education curriculum before young people become warped and twisted by general expectations and the search for permanent happiness and safety.

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YOU THE LOVE

In SACRED WORLD by Sascha Alexandra Aurora2 Comments

Imagine a simple stalk with a small white flower at its peak. Held up by two gentle fingers. Gazed upon by a being of the heart. His two eyes merges with that little flower. He is not judging or evaluating that flower, he simply sees the flower, as the wonder it is.