EACH PAUSE IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE BETTER THAN BEFORE: May 31, 2022

Everything that we do is an opportunityto bless, support, uplift, enlighten, to be our best for ourselvesand each other. The beauty of change is a daily practice that teaches us how to unfold through each exercise, idea, lesson, word, devotion. PRACTICE BY LISTENING HERE,IF ONLY FOR A MINUTE:BLESS THE SOUNDS OF PETER KATERON iTUNES –…

LOVE: May 25-29, 2022

The only way to pay tributeis to love. The only way to stop violenceis to love. THIS IS A LISTENING BLOGLISTEN BY CLICKING HERE WE HONOR THE MUSIC EXCERPTSAVAILABLE ON i-TUNES :THEO HIRSHI“OM MANI PADME AUM”;PETER KATER AND R. CARLOS NAKAI“MOON FLOWER”and “NEMI SACRED GROVE” The only way to bring peaceis to love. The only…

I GIVE THE GIFT THAT KEEPS GIVING: December 17, 2019

“The Hindu Upanishads tell us that in the center of the seed of the great nyagrodha tree there is nothing, and out of that nothing the great tree grows. We are then reminded that in our time on Earth we grow like this tree-out of that nothing. As the essence of the tree is the…

WE RELEASE AT THE ALTAR OF FORGIVENESS: July 14, 2019

By breathing in, we forgive. By breathing out, we forget. Mindfulness is the altar at which we bring our worries and let them rest until they fade away. LISTEN TO THE MEDITATION BY CLICKING HERE THIS IS A LISTENING BLOG PLEASE SUPPORT MUSICIANS BY PURCHASING MUSIC EXCERPTED HERE ON i-TUNES: Peter Kater and R. Carlos…

WALK IN THE MAGNIFICENCE OF SPIRIT: May 24-28, 2019

Walk in the magnificence of Spirit. Walk in the joy of faith. Walk in the love of a light that never goes out.  Walk in the miracles of grace.  Walk on the wings that lift you.  Walk on the song that ascends in you. Go within,  see the extraordinary power of love filling all of…

THE TRUTH IS THE LOVE THAT EMBRACES US ALL: July 6, 2018

In gratitude, there is no past, present or future, but there is a now that is in harmony with truth. The truth is that love embraces us all. In this moment, I breathe in the breath of knowing that past, present and future do not exist. Instead I am, we are, awesome opportunity moving forward…

WITH EACH KIND WORD, YOU’RE PLANTING A SEED THAT WILL GROW: February 6, 2018

“Try to abandon expectations about how you should feel while doing loving-kindness meditation. If you feel discouraged by the lack of good feelings in metta meditation, bring kindness to yourself because you’re feeling discouraged: ‘May I be safe, happy, healthy, and live with ease.’ Shift your attention away from what you want and onto how…

HAVE WE EXPRESSED THE LOVING BEINGS THAT WE ARE? February 4, 2018

“We don’t have to wait for death to approach to liberate ourselves from hatred. We can begin by asking ourselves, have I loved enough— within myself, within my house, beyond my doors, and into the world? Have I expressed the loving being that I am? Have I borne this love even when someone’s heart is…

EVERY EXPERIENCE WE HAVE IS SPECIAL: January 24, 2018

WEEK 4 OF THE 40-DAY MINDFULNESS CHALLENGE “[I]n the spirit of non-doing, we are not trying to achieve anything at all, nor attain any “special state” of being. We are simply attending to our experience of the body moment by moment as we bring awareness to . . . . In awareness, every moment and…