by Heidi Smith: What do a Russian tennis club, a legendary music academy in the Adirondacks, and the streets of Sao Paulo, Brazil have in common?
Remember the first time you fell in love and felt butterflies in your stomach? Then over time, the love remained but the heat faded. The truth is, deeply committed, everlasting relationships require specific skills.
by Robert Ellsberg: Far ahead of his time, Pierre Teilhard anticipated the birth of a global web of consciousness: We must all go forward together in love, while still preserving individuality, or we will perish. “
This last volume in Pierre Teilhard’s collected works contains two previously unavailable essays of key importance: “The Heart of Matter,” a spiritual autobiography written in 1950, toward the end of his life, and “The Christic,” written a month before he died, a profession of faith that develops further the views set forth in The Divine […]
by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: Above all, trust in the slow work of God. We are quite naturally impatient in everything to reach the end without delay.
by Ursula King: [Teilhard’s] vision of love is a spirituality that celebrates the oneness of creation, a spirituality that acknowledges love as the clearest understanding we have of God, of ourselves, of history, and of the cosmos. – David Tracy, theologian
by H. James Birx, Visiting Scholar, Harvard University, 1997: Are science and theology reconcilable in terms of evolution? As an eminent scientist and cosmic mystic, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) presented a dynamic worldview in which he argued that our species does occupy a special place within a spiritual universe and that it is evolving toward […]
by Osho: Yoga is not a religion-remember that. Yoga is not Hindu, it is not Mohammedan. Yoga is a pure science just like mathematics, physics or chemistry.
by Paramahansa Yogananda: By the power of concentration, you can use the untold power of mind to accomplish your worthwhile goals, and to do quickly what would ordinarily take a long time. I will tell you of such an experience.
by Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi: A friend in Seattle once sent us a copy of Yogananda’s original spiritual pledge that he had his students sign. Yogananda has such a genius for making the daunting task of Self-realization into simple, practical steps that seem doable.