World Gratitude Day is celebrated annually on the 21st of September, encouraging individuals and organizations to celebrate the broad meaning of gratitude. From the perspective of Humanism, gratitude is a ubiquitous human emotion or state of awareness shared by those of all faith and non-faith perspectives; the habit of routine thoughtfulness and mindful living includes creating meaningful, personal traditions to honor others and ourselves. 175 more words
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Blessed with exceptional weather this summer, I spent many weekends at the beach under my an umbrella indulging in my favorite pastime: reading. One of the best books I read during this period was Jayanti Tamm’s book “Cartwheels In A Sari,” an amazing story of girl who grew up in a “cult” led by the guru Sri Chinmoy, a man who declared himself “God.” 706 more words
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From a friend of a friend of a friend I got this rare 1975 footage of Mahavishnu John McLaughlin & Devadip Carlos Santana performing at a parade & concert.
Reproduction of an artwork © by Sri Chinmoy. All rights reserved.
A spiritual teacher and dedicated athlete, Sri Chinmoy instructed that physical activity is an important part of one’s overall well-being. He continuously challenged himself to complete new and daunting tasks. 167 more words