Ernest Holmes

Ernest Shurtleff Holmes (January 21, 1887 – April 7, 1960) was an American spiritual writer, teacher, and leader. He was the founder of a Spiritual movement known as Religious Science, a part of the greater New Thought movement, whose spiritual philosophy is known as “The Science of Mind.” He was the author of The Science […]

Carlos Castaneda

Author and anthropologist, Carlos Castaneda is dubbed as the Godfather of the New Age movement. Starting with The Teachings of Don Juan in 1968, Castaneda wrote a series of books that are narrated in the first person and relate his experiences under the tutelage of a Yaqui Indian seer and “Man of Knowledge” named Don […]

Maharaji Neem Karoli Baba

Neem Karoli Baba is also known as Neeb Karori Baba, and is called “Maharaj-ji” by His devotees. Maharaj-ji’s teachings were simple and universal. He often said, “Sub Ek” — All is One. He taught us to “love everyone, serve everyone, remember God, and tell the truth.” Strongly connected to Hanuman, the Hindu God in the […]

Bodhidharma

Indian monk, Bodhidharma is credited with bringing Ch’an and Zen Buddhism to China and is the first Patriarch of Chinese Zen lineage. Both Ch’an and Zen are renditions of the Pali word ‘Jhana’ and the Sanskrit word ‘Dhyana’ which means meditation. The name Bodhidharma is composed of two Sanskrit words. The word Bodhi refers to […]

What is God-Part 2 – Daya Mata

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by Daya Mata: Our next question is, What is Truth? First of all, let us examine what religion is, and what is the path that leads to God. 

Quotes by Margot Anand

“The beauty and wisdom of Tantra is that it enhances sexuality as a doorway to the “ecstatic mind of great bliss”. Truly, at the peak of orgasm, we pierce through the illusion of fragmentation and separation, and glimpse the unity and interconnectedness of all beings. And through the other–our partner–we fall in love with life.” […]

Quotes by Joan Borysenko

“May you be at peace, May your heart remain open, May you awaken to the light of your own true nature, May you be healed, May you be a source of healing for all beings.” “Remember—your to-do list is immortal. It will live on long after you’re dead.” “The question is not whether we will […]

Quotes by Guru Singh

“When you walk into any room, make it your home. Then help every one in the room to feel at home. Remember, you are uniquely you and you have every right to be exactly that. Do not try to fit in, you fit perfectly in you.” “When we are inspired to seek guidance from our […]

Quotes by Esther Hicks

“The whole point of the physical experience is the expansion beyond that which is. That’s why eternity is eternal.” “Appreciation and self-love are the most important tools that you could ever nurture.” “When you reach that place where you don’t need the manifestation in order to evoke the positive emotion, now you are free. Now […]

What is God? – Daya Mata

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by Daya Mata: Many questions arise in the minds of those who think about God: What is God? What is the soul? What is Truth? 

Joan Borysenko Ph.D.

Awaken

This distinguished pioneer in integrative medicine is a world-renowned expert in the mind/body connection. Her work has been foundational in an international health-care revolution that recognizes the role of meaning, and the spiritual dimensions of life, as an integral part of health and healing. Eloquent and inspiring in settings that range from hospitals to hospices, […]

Guru Singh

Guru Singh is a celebrated third-generation yogi, master spiritual teacher, author, and musician. He teaches conscious living through the tools of Humanology, Kundalini yoga, meditation, and sacred sound. He was born in Seattle in 1945 into a yogic spiritual household to an artist father and musician mother. His teachings grew from an esoteric curiosity inspired by […]

Margot Anand

Margot Anand is an internationally acclaimed authority on Tantra, best-selling author, and much-beloved teacher and founder of SkyDancing Tantra®. Margot’s books, videos, CDs and DVDs are widely regarded as the seminal teachings for integrating spirituality and sexuality and for cultivating the art of ecstatic living. Her popular books are available in numerous languages, and include […]

Esther Hicks

Esther Hicks is an American spirit channeler, motivational speaker, and best-selling author. Esther Hicks identifies herself as the channel for a group of non-physical beings who call themselves “Abraham”. Most commonly, this channeled material is referred to under the name Abraham-Hicks. A key teaching of Abraham-Hicks is that achieving one’s desires requires feeling hopeful and […]

Quotes by Rabbi Michael Lerner

“Whoever you are—whether you are a postal worker, autoworker, lawyer, doctor, high-tech expert—there are multiple ways you can advance the cause of love, kindness, and generosity.” “The new world will be created by people who know better than to be realistic. Realism is crumbling all around us. We will learn what is possible by struggling […]

Carl Rogers Experiences in Communication

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by Carl Rogers: In the autumn of 1964, I was invited to be a speaker in a lecture series at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, one of the leading scientific institutions in the world. 

Rabbi Michael Lerner, Ph.D.

Political activist Michael Lerner is the Rabbi of Beyt Tikkun synagogue and editor of Tikkun,  a progressive Jewish interfaith magazine, both based in Berkeley, California. The magazine is controversial because of its stand in favor of the rights of Palestinians. Lerner grew up in the Weequahic section of Newark, New Jersey. He attended the Far […]

Quotes by Alan Watts

“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.” “You don’t look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.” “To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don’t grab hold of the […]

Carl Jung

Carl Gustav Jung is regarded as one of the best known contemporary contributors to dream analysis and symbolization. Founder of analytical psychology, he developed the concepts of the extraverted and the introverted personality, archetypes, and the collective unconsciousness. Central to his concept was the theory of individuation, which propels each of us toward a greater […]

Alan Watts

British born writer and philosopher Alan Watts was profoundly influenced by the East Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Buddhism, and by Taoist thought. By early 1970s, he was the foremost interpreter of Eastern philosophy for Western audience. Watts was an early subject in pioneering psychedelic trials, and after recording two seasons of the public television […]