Years ago I found myself in a group of people, who I loved dearly, loved. The night before we met for dinner, a bottle of wine, and conversation, I had an experience. Now some people are blessed to have one big experience that opens them up, such is the case with Eckhart Tolle and others. [Read More…]
And our mantra for our religion will be called: “Laughter is the best medicine”….I will leave you with my favorite Bob Newhart bit, watch this, it is about 5 minutes…..and yes stop taking yourself and others so seriously, you have a choice, so laugh, you can always start again. [Read more…]
We have so many reasons to to be divisive and it doesn’t work, and hasn’t worked for thousands of years…we teach our children to play fair, nice, and share and us adults suck at it…So what do we share together? Well for starters we share this planet together, we share the air, we share the [Read More…]
Enjoy this inspiring message, THE LAST LECTURE” takes ten minutes…give yourself this gift and listen… [Read more…]
How do we learn to embrace our vulnerabilities and imperfections so that we can engage in our lives from a place of authenticity and worthiness? How do we cultivate the courage, compassion, and connection that we need to recognize that we are enough – that we are worthy of love, belonging, and joy?
Although both masculine and feminine equally have their origin in the Divine, I would like to take a special look at the feminine in Islam to help redress the balance because the feminine side of Islam has been mostly overlooked so far. Moreover, in the sources of Islam and in the Sufi tradition growing from there, we find a distinct, explicit preference for the feminine aspect of Allah, especially the nature of ultimate Divine Reality as essentially feminine.
We have a wonderful opportunity in every situation to love. Give and receive love. Simple. Yes some have come into our lives it would seem from our limited perspective to cause hurt, pain, destruction, or lots of nonsense, but when we reflect on this, we will discover that we have done the same to others. [Read More…]
How does this feel? Stop worrying, start feeling. I love the power of feel. When we bring the word “now” it is abstract, and takes us out of the essence. Feel is the key. How does my heart feel now? IS it uplifted, does it feel down, then turn it around. Trust in the feeling, your feelings, let them guide you. It takes practice to listen and feel. So release judgement and self-rejection, have faith in the feeling, and keep your mind still. There is no power out there, none, it is within. [Read more…]