Awaken Spirit – The Present Moment Is The Doorway To The Eternal

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Leaving Your Religion – Rabbi Rami Shapiro

July 9th, 2020|

by Rabbi Rami Shapiro: If you have left or are considering leaving your religion for something spiritual, consider seeking out the renewalists in your religion… […]

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What Enlightened People Do

July 7th, 2020|

by Charles Francis : In the last two articles, we talked about what enlightenment is, and the qualities of an enlightened person. In this article, we’re going to look at how enlightened people put their wisdom [...]

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Sri Swami Satchidananda and Ram Dass

July 6th, 2020|

by Ram Dass: We honor the memory of a joyful and wise American-Born yogi and author whose work made the wisdom of the East easily accessible to the Western mind… […]

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The World Enters Us – Karen Maezen Miller

June 26th, 2020|

By Karen Maezen Miller: Hold the sadness and pain of samsara in your heart and at the same time the power and clarity of the Great Eastern Sun. Then you can make a proper cup [...]

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Ramana Maharshi Enlightment Story

June 25th, 2020|

(Ramana Maharshi): It was about six weeks before I left Madurai for good that the great change in my life took place… […]

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It! It! It!

June 23rd, 2020|

by Peter Coyote: Eeek! Eeek! Eeek! the bird cried. It! It! It! And the world as Peter Coyote had experienced it ended. Forty years after his first sesshin, the actor and writer finally gets the point of Zen… [...]

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Learning Spirituality From Animals

June 22nd, 2020|

by Ashley Brown: Animals of all kinds, especially the ones sharing our home, can be our spiritual guides and healers if we pay attention… […]

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Show You Care—Wear A Mask

June 21st, 2020|

by Rabbi Rami Shapiro:“Wearing a mask in public is a deliberate act of caring for others … a concrete way to live the challenge to love your neighbor as yourself…” […]

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The Third, Fourth And Fifth Planes Of The Upper World

June 21st, 2020|

by Dr. Alberto Villoldo: Last week we learned about the first two levels of the Upper World of the Laika: The Level of the Stone People and The Level of the Plant People. This week we’ll explore [...]

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Dr. Wayne Dyer Interview With Tony Robbins Part 2

June 19th, 2020|

by Tony Robbins: In honor of Dr. Wayne Dyer, whose transformative message touched so many lives, we’re sharing my interview with him from my Power Talk. He will be missed by those who loved him, [...]

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Dr. Wayne Dyer Interview With Tony Robbins Part 1

June 17th, 2020|

By Tony Robbins: In honor of Dr. Wayne Dyer, whose transformative message touched so many lives, we’re sharing my interview with him from my Power Talk. He will be missed by those who loved him, [...]

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True & Lasting Change Comes from Within

June 15th, 2020|

by Donna Quesada: My thoughts… When I first started teaching at SMC, my beloved Asian philosophy class was not yet available, so I taught Ethics for two years, until it was… […]

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Character

June 7th, 2020|

(Spirituality and Practice): The root of the word “character” is the Greek kharaktēr, an engraving tool… […]

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Is Anything More Important Than Living?

June 6th, 2020|

by Rabbi Rami Shapiro: Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick doth proclaim: “There are more important things than living.” Are there? […]