http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeQoeNH70fk&feature=player_embedded The BBC Documentary about the Life of the first Buddha. I really enjoyed it. I learned quite a bit.
The Way of Pain Excerpt from Halfway up the Mountain: The Error of Premature Claims to Enlightenment (pgs. 448-454) by Mariana Caplan The Sanskrit word saha means "to endure, to go patiently through hardships without rebelling."1 The process of disillusionment is an unquestionably painful process at times. Genuine spiritual life has never been popular, and … Continue reading The Way of Pain
http://youtu.be/qTGQ49Oz1YI We are all one and we are constantly doing yoga. Sadhuguru says the difference if the focus. Are you intentionally trying to do Yoga or not? From my own experience, there are many ways to gain enlightenment. When my Kundalini rose to my Sacral Chakra, I had never done any yoga. I had a … Continue reading Can there be Realization without Yoga?
Imagine being the director of a movie. You are sitting back and watching the actors doing a scene. Now imagine if this movie was your life. The actors are you, your family and friends. If you sat back and reviewed your current life, what would be your story? Being a Directer or Observer means you … Continue reading Being the Detached Observer
"When I Stand before thee at the days end, thou shalt see my scars and know that I had my wounds and also my healing" Rabindranath Tagore Through my spiritual journey, I have experienced much pain and growth. I seemed to allow the wrong people in my life and kept the good people out of … Continue reading Embracing Our Struggles and Becoming Stronger
http://youtu.be/VnDB31O7-fg It was not until recently that I knew Kali was the Goddess of Kundalini. I did already feel Kundalini as a Feminine Goddess because I am Wiccan and already Worship a God and Goddess. I felt her as the Mother Goddess, the Creator. The creator is also the Destroyer. I believe in Life, Death … Continue reading My Tribute to Kali, Goddess of Kundalini
A poster on another site, Tazomale, told me that I should talk about ego loss. Along with becoming one with pure cosmic consciousness, we must lose our ego. We must allow the "source" to take over. http://youtu.be/7qM0sQUTyXA I think this video discusses ego death very well. Sri Ramana Maharshi is the speaker. This video is … Continue reading Kundalini Awakening and Ego Loss.