Love is for Giving

“Just go ahead and love whatever is in front of you, and in that way be filled with love. It is that simple if you remember that the essence of love is awareness and space. …

Greatful

Gratitude is a skill we’ve not been well taught in the west. Perhaps as a child, we were taught to respect our elders, to say thank you, and say grace before dinner. Thanks was a …

Stages of waking

From a recent discussion on an Adyashanti retreat in comments, here. I would say people often slowly approach waking, not really sure if they are or not, then there is the switch. The change from …

Layers of Awakening

In a recent post, More Eckhart, Tom commented about the sequence of ego loss and Adyashanti observing awakening as a two-step process. I thought it would be good to comment further on this. Awakening is …

Perspectives Overview

When I hear many speakers talk about higher awareness or expanded perception, they often talk about several different states but don’t differentiate them. The result for many people is a muddling together of ideas of …

Enlightened Relationships

Enlightened Relationships, by Eckhart Tolle From Common Ground Magazine: http://commonground.ca/iss/198/cg198_eckhart.shtml “For love to flourish, the light of your presence needs to be strong enough so that you no longer get taken over by the thinker …

Love Is

“Is this love – is this love – is this love – Is this love that I’m feelin’?” Well – maybe… Probably not really. We are surrounded by messages of love in our culture. Most …