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My own echo

This is a take two as I tried this poem yesterday and it just didn’t come together when I saw it up here. It was fun going back to the easel:  807 more words


DYING TO KNOW: Leary, Ram Dass, and Me

by Paul Krassner

Dying to Know: Ram Dass & Timothy Leary is a unique documentary that serves as an important slice of countercultural history. 2,805 more words


Be Present

We all have that one friend who has a never-ending variety of tie-dye shirts and bandanas? You know, the one who magically manages to weave the topic of LSD into any conversation? 308 more words

Quote Of The Day: 01/22/2015

What Einstein demonstrated in physics is equally true of all other aspects of the cosmos: all reality is relative. Each reality is true only within given limits.

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Ram Dass - Be Here Now

Be Here Now

With Maharaji’s permission, Ram Dass published the book Be Here Now in America in 1971. He gave instructions to the publisher to print the book and came to India with the first copy to present to Maharaji. 249 more words

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Timothy Leary – Writings From The Harvard Years

Timothy Leary – The Harvard Years  Early Writings on LSD and Psilocybin with Richard Alpert, Huston Smith, Ralph Metzner, and others. Edited and Introduced by James Penner. 302 more words


Richard Alpert

Richard Alpert (aka Ram Dass)


Born to a Jewish family in Massachusetts Richard Alpert considered himself an atheist and did not profess any religion during his early life, describing himself as “inured to religion. 564 more words

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