meditation

WHERE IS THE SELF?

Ven: The same is true for our “self” or “I”. Recall a time when you were very angry. how did the “I” appear then? It seemed very solid- as if there was a real me that someone was insulting. That “I” felt real, as if it were independent, somewhere inside our body and mind. We… Continue reading WHERE IS THE SELF?

travel

Practical Steps to Inner-Light Work

Practical instructions Difficulties exist only that you may grow strong by overcoming them. So overcome all difficulties one by one patiently. Failures are indeed steppingstones to success. Watch your speech. Watch every word. Speak no word that he’s in pure Orval Bulger or that can affect that the feelings of others. Never allowed and unclean… Continue reading Practical Steps to Inner-Light Work

travel

Travel with me to Mount Bromo:::

During the summer I was in Bali and I decided to visit Mount Bromo. Mount Bromo is an active volcano in East Java, Indonesia. The typical way to visit Mount Bromo is from the nearby mountain village of Cemoro Lawang. From there it is possible to walk to the volcano in about 45 minutes, but… Continue reading Travel with me to Mount Bromo:::

Portraits

“On Children” A Poem by Kahlil Gibran

On Children by Kahlil Gibran Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not from you, And though they are with you, yet they belong not to you. You may give them your love but not your thoughts. For they have… Continue reading “On Children” A Poem by Kahlil Gibran

Portraits

Travel with me to Mount and Lake Batur :::

Travel with me to Mount and Lake Batur in Bali, Indonesia. In one of my trips to Bali I decided to go climb the active Volcano Batur. Rising to 5,633 feet, Mount Batur can be climbed by physically-fit hikers in around two hours.Starting in the dark of the early morning, around 3:30 am, I ascended… Continue reading Travel with me to Mount and Lake Batur :::