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Poised for Promise

Chimes set free the divine distraction of it all.

A unique sense of liberation marries my soul to that which no one can own.

Even if late for the uprising, I am at home. 85 more words


A Pilgrimage

A Pilgrimage

Two of my children were in Europe for World Youth Day last summer, and in thanksgiving for them having made it safely, and in prayer for their safe return, I decided I would do my own pilgrimage—a walking pilgrimage. 3,406 more words

3 Walks 3 Countries Information Talk Night

A night on how to organise your own pilgrimage and showcasing 3 very different pilgrimages in 3 very different countries.

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The hillside hamlet of Moulay Idriss

Although Moulay Idriss is an important religious site in northern Morocco, what I loved the most is the way the town tumbles down two hills and how, traversing a winding labyrinth of alleys that lead to spectacular vantage points from the top, it appears that life in this picturesque little hamlet hasn’t changed for centuries. 119 more words


Higher Consciousness

“The term ‘higher consciousness’ is often used by spiritually-minded people to describe important but hard-to-reach mental states.
Hindu sages, Christian monks and Buddhist ascetics all speak of reaching moments of ‘higher consciousness’ – through meditation or chanting, fasting or pilgrimages…” 23 more words

Breath Of Fresh Air

The second folly of Brahma

Continued from: creator-god-brahma-the-incestuous-fifth-head-needs-to-be-lost

In the first story Shiva reprimanded Brahma for harassing the Goddess he had split from his own body. Brahma lost his fifth head of lust. 972 more words


Kinner Kailash Yatra

ॐ नमः शिवाय


The Kinner Kailash Dershan, one amongst the legendary abodes of Lord Shiva, may be a seventy nine foot(79 ft) vertical rock within the Kinner Kailash range of mountains. 1,027 more words