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The Destructive Dance of Monkey Mind

Last night something happened that disturbed my mind. Unable to sleep, I stayed awake until the wee hours, reading an illuminating book a friend had given me containing the reminiscences of those fortunate enough to have had personal contact with Bhagavan Ramana Maharshi. 254 more words

Metaphysical Fiction/Stream Of Conciousness

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From the sacred journey of Mira Prabhu now residing at the holy mountain of Arunachala in India.

The rising of the Full Moon over Arunachala

As the Full Moon is about to rise, half a million people are arriving in Tiruvannamalai; they will walk around Arunachala all night, stopping at every temple. 394 more words


Tiruvannamalai -part 1

For years Tiruvannamalai sounded to me like everything I dislike; dirty, crowded, traditional, full of temples, rituals, beggars, no fun, bad food… No one had ever been able to give me an answer that would turn me on enough to come here. 666 more words


A New Tourist in a Familiar Town

Here in this ordinarily-quiet, unassuming part of the world we are in the midst of a wild and wide-ranging festival – Karthigai Deepam. I’m not going to go into details about the festival in this post (for that kind of information, see the links at the end). 1,042 more words


Oh Arunachala


Energy rising

Behind those eyes

Wide open

Intensity settles there

An invisible hollow pressure

An absent lightness

Am I going to crack open and explode… 48 more words


REVIEW: The Caucasian Chalk Circle | BSSTC and National Theatre of China

Review by Susie Conte


An exciting collaboration between Black Swan State Theatre Company and the National Theatre of China comes to fruition this week with… 749 more words


My Trip to the NY Arunachala Ashram for Guru Purnima 2016

I selected a few pictures from my stay (July 21 to July 25) at the NY Arunachala Ashram for Guru Purnima.