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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 Aremark4 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 Aurora1 Comment

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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TELEPHONE LINE

In SACRED WORLD by Mike Edelman0 Comments

Usually not intended to be hurtful but many times with the caveat, “Don’t say anything,” or “You didn’t hear this from me.” Repeating gossip harms in many ways we fail to see.

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INTENTIONAL SINGING AND DANCING

In SACRED WORLD by Adam Dreisler0 Comments

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 Wangmo0 Comments

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.