Distrust

Listen to me, king, with an unsophisticated and clear intellect.  Mistrust in a well-wisher’s words is the surest way to ruin. Faith is like a fond mother who…

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Chai Bhagwan!

As many of you know, I enjoy chai.  I’m not really sure where or when I first had chai.  I do know that the first cup of chai…

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Contentment

The feeling of a need to work in order to gain happiness is the misery of miseries.  How can there be pleasure or removal of pain so long…

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Bonus Book Day

I have to make a bonus post for this 10 day adventure.  LIVE FREE! is, in a way, a summation of all the books I listed previously. It…

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Books Day 10

Letters was published in February of 2017.  Yogi Amrit Desai moved to the United States and his guru, Swami Kripalvanandji, remained in India.  They stayed in touch by…

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Books Day 9

Working Miracles of Love stoked the already burning fire of guru seva within me.  I wanted to serve my guru and nothing else.  I would find contentment even…

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Books Day 8

I’m not even sure where to begin with these books.  From them, I’ve gained great insight and together, they have formed the foundation of my practice, teaching and…

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Books Day 7

Although I’ve read many books over the next 2 decades, only one from that period caused a radical shift within me.  I had thought to not share anything…

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Books Day 6

I don’t actually know when I first heard Jonathan Livingston Seagull.  I know that it had to be when I was still in elementary school because I remember…

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Books Day 5

Dune marked a change not in what I read but in why I read. The main reason I read Dune was still the same:  Escape but, in the…

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