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“Two opposing truths can exist simultaneously in the same space. Do not therefore assume that That Which Opposes You is That Which Is Not Good For You. It may be just the reverse.” Neale Donald Walsh There’s an amazing thing that happens when belief …Read More

We are the real power. It may have been sucked out of us, and we probably don’t believe it. This is the transformation of our species. “Every philosophy and every psychological system has been based upon inadequate knowledge of certain …Read More

Who are you? Who am I? We are ONE. We are not separate. That other person is you. The myriad forms around you are a multi-dimensional mirror. In other words, every thing you see, every person you meet – is …Read More

We are all lights having an experience of being in the dark. Duality is merely a three-dimensional expression of what lies beyond. The biblical creation story talks about the void and the gases bubbling up to form matter, which eventually …Read More

The cosmic awakening reached its peak in 2012, and since then we have seen our greatest role models fall in a heap. We have seen a breakdown in leadership and the knowledge that the media and governments are corrupt to …Read More

I met a beautiful person. She was so perfect to me. Later I found it she was chronically depressed. It seemed I wanted her to be perfect. She wasn’t. She was living in her head and engulfed by sadness; she was cynical, …Read More

Do you call yourself “spiritual?” Is that a religion? What does it mean? Does it mean you judge people because they don’t understand how elevated you are—because that’s what you are now, elevated—above other people? Swami Satyananda taught (regarding the …Read More

Blue Mountains, Australia, 2010, I was enrolled in the most dreaded thing on my bucket list—my first Vipassana. Vipassana is a 10-day retreat in which participants take a vow of silence and are strongly encouraged to follow the program’s strict …Read More

Oh Serena – where have you gone – what depths have you fallen to? Who are you? A woman. First and foremost a tennis player. African-American. And now claiming to be a spokesperson for women’s rights, and racial equality? Will …Read More

Wake me up! “Please stop this suffering. I’m feeling blue. Depressed. Sad. Disappointed. Downcast. I’m losing hope. I’m starved of oxygen.” The all-too familiar cry for help. Has it happened to you before – or someone close to you? I …Read More