A lovely hug

Even before Joely or JJ, my daughter, was born nearly two years ago, I struggled with  prioritising making two hours available for meditation every day. But most days, first thing before the day had begun, I would make sure I got onto my mat for an hour. In addition, blessed to be living in a …

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On Regret & Resolution

(This will be my third and last consecutive post on the subject of my nani's passing. Previous two are available here and here.) I guess I may have a tiny regret -- over the last two or three years, I barely called nani on the phone; I wish I had come up with a solution …

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Increasing Presence deliberatly, outside of Meditation

I came across Ivan Campuzano recently, a blogger who shares perceptions based on personal experience, and the integrated teachings of: J. Krishnamurti, Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, Gurdjieff, P. D. Ouspensky, Nisargadatta Maharaj, Paramahansa Yogananda, Samael Aun Weor, and A. H. Almaas. He reminded me of how I used to attempt self-observation before I found Dhamma. As …

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