Category: Spirituality and Religion

Experiencing Spirituality: Finding Meaning Through Storytelling

Stories concentrate and release their strength over time, each new remembering offering fresh perspectives and awareness.  The idea of a mere or “pure” sequence of isolated events may be thinkable or conceivable, but it is not experience-able. An “event” is already something that takes time, has temporal thickness, a beginning and an end. Life is […]

Do Not Get Stuck in Emptiness ~ Adyashanti

“Many spiritual seekers get “stuck” in emptiness, in the absolute, in transcendence. They cling to bliss, or peace, or indifference. When the self-centered motivation for living disappears, many seekers become indifferent. They see the perfection of all existence and find no reason for doing anything, including caring for themselves or others. I call this “taking […]

The Key to Evolving Beyond Ego

A Free Online Seminar with Craig Hamilton Can we actually evolve beyond ego? What would be possible for our lives—and our world—if we could actually evolve beyond our egocentric nature for good? This obstacle to our higher evolution is one that many struggle with on the spiritual path, but Craig Hamilton has discovered a way […]

Growing Corn and Potatoes

A Personal Message from don Oscar Miro-Quesada “My cherished shamanic bodhisattva kin, Call it what you may: the Elixir, the Red Lion, the Philosophers Stone, the Great Work, etc. The alchemical rendering of Pachakuti Mesa Tradition shamanism has taken root in the world. I stand in awe and deep thanksgiving of the extraordinary welcoming received […]

The Power of Compassion

The Dalai Lama is perhaps the world’s most revered role model of compassion. In his book, The Middle Way, he constructs with his usual down-to-earth style an elegant argument for the power of compassion in cultivating a happy life. From there, he connects core ideas of Buddhist philosophy to the truths of our shared condition. […]

Ho’oponopono — Housecleaning for the Soul

Excerpted from At Zero: The Quest for Miracles through Ho’oponopono, After practicing Ho’oponopono for almost 10 years, it’s clear to me that the Hawaiians have a wonderful tool for clearing the data so that we can hear that still, small voice within, whether we call it God, the Divine, or Nature…As you practice Ho’oponopono, you […]