our inevitable Awakening … (05/07/13)

There is no need for us to struggle to “attain enlightenment” or strive to “find salvation” … for our conscient Soul-Self knows that the arrival of deep Understanding is on its Way; and that our entry into the Bliss of Heaven is as assured as the unripe grape flowing towards its own sweetness. Of course, […]

How to truly Meditate … (08/03/12)

“Self-help” meditation is about quieting the mind over a period of time, to thereby gain “peace of mind” for one’s self … It inspires the practitioner to find some “peace & quiet” and go within. In this way, by retreating from the material, one does indeed attain a small measure of control over one’s circumstances. […]

Enlightenment is no accident … (04/19/12)

Manufacturing the “Accident” of Enlightenment … The nun Chiyono studied for years, but was unable to find Enlightenment. One night, she was carrying an old pail filled with water. As she was walking along, she was watching the full moon reflected in the pail of water. Suddenly, the bamboo strips that held the pail together […]