What is Tantra? I’ve noticed there’s some confusion about this. So here’s a simple way to think about it. In the East, Tantra is any spiritual path whose goal is to bring about the direct recognition of the immediate availability of our boundless nature. Tantric paths do not see the world, the mind, or anything else […]
Recently I was deep in meditation practice, letting go of everything that passed across the screen of my consciousness. There were all sorts of very interesting things emerging in the fertile field of my awareness, but because I was meditating, I had resolved to let it all go. How Do You Meditate I practice a […]
So you’ve been reading and seeing all the celebrity hype about Transcendental Meditation lately and are curious to know more? Turns out, unless you’re ready to open your checkbook, there isn’t much information available. While searching for details into this secretive organization, we came across this independent view of Transcendental Meditation posted by the folks […]
Sufi is a mystical tradition of Islam that is difficult to define. Carl Ernst writes: “In Arabic and Persian, there are dozens of terms for Muslim mystics with distinct and sometimes conflicting meanings, all of which are subsumed by the English word ‘Sufism’. In the Muslim world, there are multiple vocations, experiences and attitudes that […]
Are you curious about Osho Meditation? Many meditation techniques require you to sit still and silent. But, many of us find that difficult for an extended length of time. In contrast, Osho Meditation, in most cases, instructs you to be chaotic in your movements. We set out to find more. This introduction to Osho comes […]
Interested in the history of meditation? Check out this cool animated video from the folks at YesPlus that briefly touches on where meditation came from and why it’s so good.
Wat Buddha Dhamma is a Theravadin Forest Monastery, located 2.5 hours north of Sydney, Australia. It is devoted to the training of monks, nuns and lay practitioners. People are welcome to visit and it is possible to arrange to stay as a guest for a period of time, sharing in the lifestyle of the monastic […]
Meditation on the Wisdom of the Elders is a collection of wisdom from the masters and sages from throughout the centuries. It is set to majestic scenes, including Japanese gardens and waterfalls. All quotes are from the Award Winning Book, Wisdom of the Elders, by Dr. Bohdi Sanders. Author of seven books, Dr. Sanders studied martial arts […]