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Teachers and Gurus

In the Western traditions, there are no gurus (breakers of ignorance/dispellers of darkness).  There are simply teachers.  They communicate their wisdom and understanding to you and love for you with the intent of preserving your freedom, not to become objects of worship, and to essentially get out of the way, out of your way.  There is no “pomp and circumstance,” no strewn flower petals, incense, thrones.  There is no burning down, no tithing of resources, no building of sumptuous and lavish digs. Read more »

About God

In speaking with my student Jacqueline today about God, the conversation got around to Where is God?  This is a tricky subject because we cannot really locate God within linear time-dimensional space reality.  God is not a matter to be found within a materialistically based locale. In like manner, Sprit cannot be defined through the laws of quantum physics. Read more »

The 10 Cosmic Laws: Living an Integrated Spiritual Life

 

The 10 Laws/Commandments are divided into two distinct sequences of five each.  In iconography they are usually depicted thus:                   

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Gift of the Magi

Here is an imagery exercise for the Christmas Holiday Read more »

Eve's Error and the Apple Logo

 To my thinking, Apple’s famous logo of a bitten apple is more a symbol of death than that of knowledge.  In taking that first bite of the apple, Eve birthed not only civilization, but introduced life and death.  In contrast to our world, Eden was a realm of no time -- of eternal life.  At the moment Eve succumbed to the serpent’s suggestion to eat of the apple and to “become as God,” death entered the picture.  Read more »

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