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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


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)



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


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


Amma, Gurus and retreats Nov 2015

A weekend on retreat with Guru Dev, Padma and friends, & then with Beloved Ammaji in London Nov 2015.

It’s a strange life living with Gurus. 2,325 more words