Supporting the Awakening of Consciousness in Asheville and Beyond
The world has always been
A magic show
Made of sand
In a wind storm
Made of wood
In a blaze
How can you awaken
To what has always…
Added by Teala on May 20, 2012 at 12:12am — No Comments
We've started a basic Triangle area website, to share information about Durham/Chapel Hill retreats and Satsangs. Right now it is a simple Meetup.com group which let's us get the word out about events in the Triangle area.
Thanks to Cullen and Trey for their advice on creating a "sister site" to the Asheville Sangha!
Added by Teala on May 19, 2012 at 11:03pm — No Comments
We are all born into this world naked and screaming. That’s just one of many experiences we all share as human beings, even if we don’t remember it. My wife and I were fortunate enough to witness this miracle first hand when our daughter, Izabella Luna, was born on April 18th. What a wondrous experience it was. But what a rude awakening it must be for a baby to be thrust from a warm, dark, safe environment, where all of her needs are met, to a bright, cold, unknown world full of lights,…Continue
Added by Trey Carland on May 16, 2012 at 12:58pm — No Comments
© 2012 Howard McQueen
This veil between me and everything
I understand to be of my own construction.
Understandably, I relied upon others
to make sense out of all this everything I experienced.
As a result, during my youth and thereafter,
I manufactured a myriad of:
- strategies of avoidance
- strategies of accumulation
- strategies of conformity
Added by Howard McQueen on May 14, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments
Post from www.vasisthas-yoga.com
III.13 “By the apprehension of the perceived or the knowable, consciousness becomes the living soul and is apparently involved in repetitive history. When the false notion of a knowable apart from the knower (consciousness) ceases, it regains its equilibrium.”
The soul, or the jiva, is the result of identifying with the…Continue
Added by Ryan Kurczak on May 2, 2012 at 4:53pm — No Comments