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Love is not to want Peace, but Service

Love is not to want peace but service. To want service is a selfless motivation. Our nature is to love and serve eternally. The need of the soul is love not peace. 256 more words


Portland(ia): The City of Functional Nonprofits

In preparation for my move to Portland, I bought a trench coat. Yes, it rains a lot here, but the reason why I bought a trench coat had a lot more to do with the fact that I love feeling put-together. 602 more words

National Breast Cancer Awareness: An Evening at the Spa

As a lady who is incredibly fond of the color pink, I would be remiss if I didn’t post a deep bow to the pink ribbon, to the brave souls who have who have fought or are fighting the breast cancer battle, and to their support network. 442 more words


Selfless service

Selfless service is the recipe for experiencing the oneness of mankind. It is the way to transcend the ego.

Consider service as the best spiritual discipline (sadhana), but do not believe that you can reform or reshape the world… 53 more words

My karma yoga and Ebola

Karma Yoga means yoga of action. Doing something, helping people in need, spreading a cause, supporting kids’ and youth organisations, doing charity. My karma yoga is supporting health and education, spreading information, supporting children, youth, women, men, whole communities. 301 more words


Seva Work Reflection

I’m SO enjoying my new Seva work – I love Lake Parker Park – it is SO beautiful and big :) I’m also enjoying seeing my former students, colleagues, and a college buddy – I’ve missed seeing them. 191 more words

Teaching Reflections

The Website That Seva Built by Rama (Ruth) Brooke

Our new website at www.svaroopa.org is my virtual Ashram and yoga center.  Along with important practicalities, like viewing the calendar, enrolling in courses and accessing on-line course materials, it is a place I can go to connect with my Guru and other Svaroopis.  1,374 more words

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