Our History

There’s an old saying in this part of the world – “You can take the girl out of the country but you can’t take the country out of the girl.” As is true of many …

My Soul

As those who have been reading this blog for awhile know, I love Peter Mayer’s song Holy Now. I just ran into another of his that, due to the vagaries of web algorithms, I hadn’t …

Happiness is the Truth

“Clap along if you feel like happiness is the truth” — Pharrell Williams, in the song Happy. Coming home from errands today, this song was on the radio. In a curious way, there is truth …

The Omni’s

As we progress through the stages of development in consciousness, we come to know some key qualities of divinity. With Self Realization (Cosmic Consciousness), we come to know Omnipresence. This is experienced as liberation and …

Love & Power

I recently ran into several quotes on love and power I thought worth sharing. “Power is the drive of everything living to realize itself in increasing intensity and extensity, and love is the drive to …

The Coverings

We can also view the awakening process as the gradual removal of coverings or veils. While there can be various specific hindrances to deeper sensing like the noise of unresolved emotions, there are 2 broad …

Degrees of Presence

Seems I’m on a scales thing these days… While everything we experience originates in the dynamics of consciousness, how much of that is embodied in form varies widely. For example, simple objects like rocks are …

Stages of Brahman

Of course, Brahman doesn’t have stages. But we do typically experience stages in the unfolding of Brahman. I’ve mentioned before how there are process similarities between the Brahman (BC) shift and Self Realization (Cosmic Consciousness …

Stages of Refinement

Readers of this blog know I talk about the refinement process in parallel to the awakening and unfolding of consciousness to itself. Our first order is the transformation of tamas guna (inertia) into sattva (clarity, …