Householder

Householder

In India, there are many types of colorful human beings, none more so than the wandering ascetics (sannyasins, sadhus).   They come in different shapes, sizes, and varieties. Some are naked and smeared in ash, while others wear a sole peach colored cloth. Their...
Short Circuit

Short Circuit

  Where is this One? How can we find that One? The saints say that the One is hidden in the Name. The Divine Name. The name of Love. And that by constant repetition, gradually but INEVITABLY, the Presence that is hidden in the Name reveals itself. Where? In our...
Play

Play

“A wise man once said that all human activity is a form of play. And the highest form of play is the search for Truth, Beauty and Love. What more is needed? Should there be a ‘meaning’ as well, that will be a bonus?”                                  Arthur C. Clarke...
Path (part 1)

Path (part 1)

“The spiritual path is simply the journey of living our lives. Everyone is on a spiritual path- most people just don’t know it.” Marianne Williamson   The term “spiritual path” is employed so frequently that many of us forget it’s actually a...

Recognizing the Mess

In our culture, it’s assumed that if you study something and you can explain it, then you ‘know’ it. But it seems to me that even though I can ‘explain’ many tenants of different spiritual traditions, I’m still a long way from knowing what it all really means. For...