The deeper life

When you look at what makes your life beyond the obvious reality of earning, spending, coming into relationship, setting goals, solving problems, watching TV, sleeping or going through physical routines, you become aware of another realm of activity, more subtle and less noisy than the physical one, but one that is underlying and shaping your […]

Change? Yes, we probably can

. . Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For, indeed, that’s all who ever have ~ Maragret Mead Although there is a growing awareness in humanity today that freedom, compassion and power are inherent parts of our humaneness, many people still believe they are victims of their conditions: the external […]

Dispelling the shadow

. . .. …………“To attain knowledge, …………..add things every day. …………..To attain wisdom, …………..remove things every day”. ………………………………………….Lao-Tzu . The world view that has shaped the psyche of the ‘developed’ world for the past three centuries relies on the premise that the world, nature, lower species or even kinsfolk are a ‘resource’ we are entitled […]

You Are

. . . If you have not found that which is timeless or formless in yourself, then nothing that you manifest will satisfy yourself. ~ Eckhart Tolle . Sit still and do nothing for a few moments. Temporarily let go of responsibilities, interests and concerns … relax into being. Ask … who am I? Watch […]

Goodness

. .. . “What would we be without an ego, a self? Perhaps we would be divine” ~ Vimala Thakar Have you ever tried to look ‘inside’ yourself? If you have, you probably came across a mixture of positive traits of character and unproductive habits mingling with truly praiseworthy aspirations, a crowd of valid insights […]