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More On Inward And Outward Goals

I have been asked to write more on this subject, and so I am pleased to do so. I have noticed in my decades of teaching that the sincerity of a person when they ask a question determines the quality of the response that I give. But another large part of my wri...

What Comes First, Desire Or Thought

When we are born, the first pure desire we have is a desire to eat.  The infant does not think about food, it feels hunger and wants to eat.  It then smells the mothers milk in her breast and moves towards the food source.  Desire preceded thought. In time, a ...

Sticks And Stones May Break Your Bones, But Names Can Never Hurt You

There is so much truth to that saying, we all heard it, and now as adults, how many of us actually understand it and have it as part of our lives. But on the other hand, when a mystical teaching tells us to acquire equanimity and not be affected by other peo...

Try This Exercise To Develop Concentration

Get an eye pillow. You can get one in a new age book shop or pharmacy or health nutrition store. It is a small silk pillow about 7 cm by 15 cm long with some scented stuff inside. When you are sitting somewhere for a while, and you will not need your hand, eit...