Let us pause, relax and listen deeply to the moment. Experience the sounds and scents around you. Feel the clothing on your skin, notice the skin as a meeting place between your body and the outer environment. Notice the air around you which stretches into space far beyond the room in which you sit. … More Listen Deeply
We ignite the heart. Its radiance spreads in all directions. Its light and vibration render all people and things equal in their preciousness, in their necessity to world well-being. Then, we alight the ajna center. Once again, radiance spreads in all directions. This light and vibrational quality makes appearances transparent, as if the outer form … More Radiating Equanimity
The few weeks interim between rounds is a great opportunity to experience themes of meditation that have occurred through The Practice of Living Awareness. Entry, Intermediate, Generative series of meditations are the scaffolding of The Practice, and a variety of meditation themes and training are explored and experienced through experimenting with them. Additionally, the World … More Treasure trove of meditations: reach in!
Humanity is one. Imagine humanity living from the range of human Beingness. In this meditation, we achieve a refined state and experience the experience of wholeness thus no conflict in this state the feeling of fulfillment and contentment thus no sense of lack or grasping in this state no desire to be distracted because this … More A world bettered by human Beingness
This meditation was like velvet from the beginning. Harmony seemed to be invoked before the meditation began and then enwrapped us in its smooth flow. As nice as that might be, the emphasis of the World Service meditations is the fact of shared consciousness on our Earth – thus, as we meditated in the refined … More Harmony
We sit in long spans of meditational presence knowing that it serves existence not only ourselves. This is the way of now – related, interconnected, vibrantly interdependent as one whole. The whole is human consciousness. This is one shared composite of all that we bring of awareness, sorrow, fear, love, worry, and joy to it. … More Abiding as Presence positively effects humanity
Every aspect of everything we are, see, perceive, and can do is replicated a trillion trillion times through all the manifestations of life on Planet Earth. Consider it. Seeing, perceiving, and making sense of what one perceives is a complex awareness shared by all life forms from microscopic to gigantic. Arteries and veins, rivers, and … More The mystery of Oneness: world service meditation
This round of Intermediate level of instruction in meditation sets out from the premise that our collective perception of duality and ourselves as dual can be used to establish the more true and refined awareness of One and, thus, oneness. Duality is experienced as perception, concepts, ideas, desires, and the experience of having an experience … More Using duality 2: the gaze
Duality is how we live. Acknowledging duality as a fact (that is to say that humanity lives as if duality is a fact) means that duality can be used to establish oneness. We begin the Intermediate level with this empowerment: that one can create oneness out of duality IF one chooses. Listen now. Download … More Using duality. The Intermediate level begins.
This video series goes well with the intention to meditate and experience the results of awareness that meditation can bring. Gratitude to Sindy who originally posted this on her blog, Butterflies and me, and to Symbol Reader who passed it on.
Phoenix is a rich contemplation during this week of the Aries full moon, and the various world religious celebrations. Resurrection is renewal, rebirth, and liberation. Phoenix energy is displayed in the renewal of Spring, the migration of animals, and the ability of you or I to do the same in any event or circumstance. We, … More Phoenix resurrection
Why are we hardwired for pattern recognition? Because this is consciousness recognizing itself through fractal reiterations which consciousness perceives as everything. It is astounding to realize that all that we perceive is awareness simply coming to know itself. That process is one of the interdependence of the senses, perception, and awareness. Podcast: Links of interdependence, … More Links of Interdependence