September 21, 2016

[ The following is in response to questions from students in yoga teacher training that feel apprehension about chanting mantras that refer to Hindu and other idols; as this often seems to oppose their Christian (or other) non-Hindu ideologies. ] 

The mantras we ch...

August 2, 2014


are greatly cautioned among those of us who dont have authority given by mainstream institutions. It is understandable, but it has also become apparent that so many people that we presume are experts in a given fi...

May 18, 2014


You might be here to check out this Blog because you caught my email about the topic of the same heading above. If not, I am going to paste in the first portion of this post the highlights of that email. For those who already read it, just scroll down a bit for some a...

May 1, 2013

Create in me a pure heart,

O my God,

and renew a tranquil conscience within me

O my Hope!

Through the sprit of power confirm Thou me in Thy Cause,

O my Best-Beloved,

and by the light of Thy glory reveal unto me Thy path,

O Thou the Goal of my desire! Through the power of

Thy t...