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Serenity

We are not going to change the whole world, but we can change ourselves and feel free as birds. We can be serene even in the midst of calamities and, by our serenity, make others more tranquil. 43 more words

Today's Thought

We started out fine. Then we got de-fined. Now we are getting re-fined.”  Source: Swami Satchidananda

Single Mom

Digging My Well by Joyce Zonana

I write this from the heart of a ten-day silent yoga retreat deep in central Virginia.  The peace within and without fills me as I gaze over the James River, meandering through its wide valley, thickly carpeted in green.   1,079 more words

General

A Spiritual Almanack- May: Flourishing

Hexagram 46: Growing Upward

Earth over Wood.

Wood grows up from the earth,

An image of flourishing.

In correspondence with this,

The superior person cultivates his virtue, 934 more words

A Spiritual Almanack- March: Early Growth

Hexagram 4: MENG (Childhood)

Mountain

Over

Water (stream)

I have always been regretting that I was not as wise as the day I was born. 1,009 more words

Home Cooking

Coimbatore, India.

February 2014 — We started our day with meditation at Purer Temple at 6 am. The significance of this temple is its connection to Swami Satchidananda. 1,810 more words

Travel

Good Brakes, Good Horn, Good Luck

Coimbatore, India.

February 2014 — After yoga and breakfast we board our new bus for a little mountain town called Coonoor. We are going to a tea estate built and owned by the British during their time in power. 804 more words

Travel