Awaken Spirit – Mysticism

Beatles pay tribute to late Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

January 18th, 2013|

LONDON (AFP) — Surviving ex-Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr paid tribute Thursday to the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the band’s one-time spiritual advisor, who died this week. […]

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

January 18th, 2013|

by Wilma Pettygrew: Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, a spiritual guru hailing from India, is the founder and leader of the renowned spiritual movement of Transcendental Meditation (TM). Born as Mahesh Prasad Varma in a small village [...]

The Beatles meet Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

January 18th, 2013|

Encouraged by Pattie Harrison, The Beatles and their partners – minus Ringo and Maureen Starkey, whose second child Jason had been born five days previously – attended a lecture by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi at the Hilton Hotel on Park Lane, London. […]

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi; Was Meditation Guru to the Beatles

January 18th, 2013|

2/7/08 by Patricia Sullivan: The man who introduced transcendental meditation to the West, who briefly became a guru to the Beatles and other pop musicians and who built a multimillion-dollar global business based on teaching [...]

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

January 18th, 2013|

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, original name Mahesh Prasad Varma   (born 1917?, Jabalpur, India—died Feb. 5, 2008, Vlodrop, Neth.), Hindu religious leader who introduced the practice oftranscendental meditation (TM) to the West. […]

About Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga

January 18th, 2013|

by David Robson: Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga is a system of Hatha yoga that involves synchronizing the breath with a progressively more challenging series of movements and postures.  […]

You Are The World

January 8th, 2013|

J. Krishnamurti speaks about the perception we have about the world and about the fact that we are all responsible for what happens in the world, for as within, so without. […]

What is Meditation?

January 8th, 2013|

Jiddu Krishnamurti and Dr. Allan W. Anderson discuss the meaning of meditation. […]

Krishnamurti on Perception

January 8th, 2013|

Krishnamurti has a discussion with one of his students about reality and the perceptions of the mind. […]

The Present Crisis

January 8th, 2013|

Questioner: You say the present crisis is without precedent. In what way is it exceptional? Krishnamurti: Obviously the present crisis throughout the world is exceptional, without precedent. There have been crises of varying types at different periods [...]

P.D. Ouspensky and the Requiem of Memory

December 29th, 2012|

Here, among the voluptuous confines of the imagination dwell an alternate, but ever existing, point of view upon the elaborate processes of memory and its position of declarative value among the state of being of [...]

A Brief Overview of Petyr Demianovich Ouspensky

December 29th, 2012|

by Michael Presley: INTRODUCTION It is my hope that this brief survey will, in small measure, place the ideas of Petyr Ouspensky in at least some sort of historical context within modern philosophic thought. Also, [...]

Ouspensky: Love

December 29th, 2012|

by P.D. Ouspensky: There is not a single side of life which is not capable of revealing to us an infinity of the new and the unexpected, if we approach it with the knowledge that it is [...]

“The Symbolism of the Tarot: The Hermit”

December 29th, 2012|

The Russian-born Peter D. Ouspensky (1878-1947) popularized interest in the occult in the early 20th century with his own ideas — as in Tertium Organum in 1912 — and the ideas of G. I. Gurdjieff in the [...]

Ouspensky on Gurdjieff

December 29th, 2012|

“Soon after my return to London I heard of her (Katherine Mansfield’s) death. Gurdjieff was very good to her, he did not insist upon her going although it was clear that she could not live. [...]

Neem Karoli Baba (Maharajji)

December 25th, 2012|

Though he never set foot in America, his spiritual influence manifested in the work of many American devotees, including Ram Dass. By Phil Catalfo: Neem Karoli Baba (circa 1900-1973) never set foot in America. But he [...]

Neem Karoli Baba – The Saint called nobody

December 25th, 2012|

by Life Positive: “He appeared and disappeared for years, being known by different names in various parts of India. His western devotees knew him as Neem Karoli Baba, but to the Indians he was simplyMaharajji,” writes [...]

Maharaji on Contentment

December 25th, 2012|

“The real contentment comes only when there is no desire, no hankering in your mind for anything.” Babaji would sometimes wax eloquent while talking about contentment in life: “The real contentment comes only when there [...]

Quotes by Jean Houston

November 19th, 2012|

"I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than [...]

  • Jean Houston Author, scholar and lecturer, Jean Hosuton is noted for her “human potential movement.” She has been an advisor to political leaders and worked with United Nations Development Group training leaders in the new field of Social Artistry.

Jean Houston on Jump Time

November 7th, 2012|

by Tami Simon: This week I interview Jean Houston, one of the founders of the human potential movement. […]

  • Author, scholar and lecturer, Jean Hosuton is noted for her “human potential movement.” She has been an advisor to political leaders and worked with United Nations Development Group training leaders in the new field of Social Artistry.

An Interview With Jean Houston

November 7th, 2012|

by Connie Hill: Jean Houston is the author of numerous books including Jump Time, A Passion for the Possible and her newest, Mystical Dogs. […]