A skilled yogi blossoms even while living in the three gunas, just as a lotus flower blossoms in muddy waters.

How Can I Become Detached? The detachment enables you to remain unaffected by the  changing, and temporary nature of the world.  However, trying to become detached can be a struggle, which may give rise to frustration, delusion, sadness, wrong knowledge, and anger in you. So, instead of trying to become detached try...

Some Sharing Each spiritual journey is very unique, but most journeys also have many similarities. One of the reasons I write on this blog is to hopefully help my yoga students understand some of the similarities they may also experience. The responses I receive from my students inspire me to continue...

Divine Ashes A dry wood catches fire easily. It burns wholly and unconditionally, no matter for what purpose it is burnt.  When a wood is burnt for religious purposes, both its fire and ashes are considered holy. The fire is honoured and worshiped, and the ashes are considered auspicious which people smear...

  Precious Forever A diamond is precious  Forever! Whether shining Or covered in dust Whether worn by a saint Or someone full of lust Whether stand alone Or  bound Whether lost Or found It's precious Forever!   A man and his friend were doing some work in the man's basement. There, the friend saw a painting laying on the floor.  Though it was all covered...

Flowers with best wishes, from our home to you. The Magic Of Consciousness Realizing that change is in the nature of all beings, living or inert, the Awakened one remains unmoved and undisturbed, and easily finds peace within himself. Ashtavakra Gita 11-1 Consciousness is the source of whatever there is. Different levels of...

Some of the dedicated volunteer yogis who organized the Yoga and Wellness Retreat in Dubai. [caption id="attachment_29959" align="alignnone" width="1600"] SSY TTP group in Boone is learning to do the standing Agnisara Pranayama. A very lovely and sincere group. It is my good fortune that I get only sincere people in all...