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You may have read a few posts back I wrote about not using the nom de plume “Aranyakananda” anymore. In response to that post I received a comment from a friend who pointed out that people who change their name to something that refers to God rather than the small s self usually end up sidetracked by having done so anyway. 274 more words

Overcoming the Ego of the Worker and the Dangers of the Egoism of the Instrument

As the transition from the standpoint of the ego-personality to the divine standpoint is a process and takes time, there are several stages along the way. 520 more words

Sri Aurobindo

What Quintessential Leadership Looks Like: Giving Others the Benefit of the Doubt

We live in a society that has, in large part due to technology, been hoodwinked into the beliefs that each of us knows everything, sees everything, understands everything, and is an expert about everything. 1,340 more words

Qualities Of A Quintessential Leader

"I Quit!" Dream Analysis

In December 1984, I was on the threshold of a new adventure. I was about to leave my old life behind, forever. This is the analysis of a dream I had on the night of the 4th. 395 more words


With his mad mirror
Man goes in to the world
To find and make wonder

As if the wonder did not first exist
And he, not God, 8 more words


Christ's Second Coming?

Christ’s Second Coming?

What was the purpose of reminding me?
I thought you’d put away those childish ways —
Let’s get it straight: gone are those silly days; 90 more words

The Dark Side

The Dark Side

Potential darkness lurks within each soul,
Regardless how one feels about the Light;
Omniscience will not come until the goal,
Made manifest in Man, falls into sight. 74 more words