Please join Mahasweta Mitra (Shanti, at the AYP Forums) and Doug Sandlin (Kirtanman, at the AYP Forums), co-founders of Living Unbound, and AYP asana instructor Rohini Nellore (Rohini, at the AYP Forums), Sept. 27-29, for a weekend retreat at the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in the beautiful Berkshires region of western Massachusetts. We […]
For anyone who may have been wondering if meditation truly creates lasting changes in the brain, a new peer-reviewed study shows that meditators can be identified from brain images alone — with roughly 95% accuracy.
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPQRNDP40Tg[/youtube] Lyrics Tripping through time like some kind of archetype Lost in the layers of the lies of mind Holding out hope for heavenly happiness Drowning in the drama by dreams defined Feeding the fears that are fueling the fantasies Building the barriers to block the real Wanting to wake up from worry and […]
UPDATE July 29, 2012 — I completed recording Juggernaut, and uploaded to YouTube: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ILTm3EUOmM[/youtube] Background from 2011: I decided to try my hand at a bit of home recording. It’s still very rough, but I like the general feel of the song, and the lyrics – and so, wanted to go ahead and share […]
If you’re interested in ongoing peace, via a simple, daily program, please listen to the following interview (link below) with our friend, fellow AYP contributor, and fellow AYP Retreat teacher, Carson Zi. Listen to Internet Radio with VividLife Radio on Blog Talk Radio In this interview, Carson discusses the ongoing benefits in his daily life, […]
Many of us have heard of Advaita, or “Non-Duality”. There are many people, with different styles of writing, teaching and speaking, etc. – articulating the reality of wholeness – non-duality – Advaita – in their own unique way. One of the most interesting things about some of the newer non-dual teachers, is that they are […]
Some powerful yet down-to-Earth pointers from Adyashanti on Freedom from Separation. The dream of separation is unenlightenment, is bondage, is error; wholeness is reality, now.
O My Mind O my mind, Worship the lotus feet of the Indestructible One! Whatever thou seest twixt earth and sky Will perish. Why undertake fasts and pilgrimages? Why engage in philosophical discussions? Why commit suicide in Banaras? Take no pride in the body, It will soon be mingling with the dust. This life is […]
“Truth Hath No Confines“ ~Captain Ahab, in Herman Melville’s classic novel, Moby-Dick. Many of us may recall Moby-Dick as required reading in high school, and/or at least know the outline of the story: A Nantucket whaling-ship captain named Ahab seeks revenge for getting his leg chomped off by a White Whale named Moby. Drowning ensues. […]
Please understand that there is only one thing to be understood, and that is that you are the formless, timeless unborn. *** It is your fixed idea that you must be something or other that blinds you. *** The world is like a sheet of paper on which something is typed. The reading and the […]