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Dignity of the Mother

Dignity of the Mother

For those tuning into the news in the United States, a Senator in the Texas Legislature launched a 13 hour filibuster blocking the passage of a drastic anti-abortion bill a couple weeks ago. The Senator’s name is Wendy Davis. Despite her heroic efforts to protect women’s health issues, the Governor of Texas, Rick Perry, has […]

Prabhupati: Becoming the Master of the Divine

Prabhupati: Becoming the Master of the Divine

“I tell you today and I’ll tell you tomorrow and I’ll tell you every day: You have only one friend – your discipline which will give you all that you need. The rest are all promises. After studying every scripture of every religion and through my own experience, I have found that there are three […]

Aaraadhana – Acting Divinely

Aaraadhana – Acting Divinely

    Aaraadhana araadhan neeka Har Har naam araadhana. Meditating and remembering. It is so beautiful to remember the Divine Identity. -Guru Arjan Dev ji. Ang 1081, Siri Guru Granth Sahib   This line comes from one of my favorite shabads in the Siri Guru Granth Sahib. I am not sure what it is about this particular shabad, but […]

What my Amrit Veylaa Sadhana Gives Me

What my Amrit Veylaa Sadhana Gives Me

One of these days, it is my sincerest hope to compile a list of all the passages in the Siri Guru Granth Sahib that discuss the importance of the Amrit Veyla. Guru Naanak established the concept of meditating in the Amrit Veyla, in the 4th Pauree of Japji Sahib, when he said Amrit Veylaa Sach Naao, Vadiaaee Veechaar   […]

Know the Lowest, Aim for the Highest

Know the Lowest, Aim for the Highest

I moved to Espanola, New Mexico when I was 30 years old. The Siri Singh Sahib, Yogi Bhajan, was still alive then. I consider it an extraordinary blessing that I had a chance to work for him in the last years of his life. As a teacher, Yogi Bhajan would sometimes put his students in […]

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