The Seed of Love – the longing takes me home

The Seed of Love – the longing takes me home

Franziska, a visitor of Satya Dharma Center, shared this poem as her gift during the 6-Day Retreat, held in December of 2023. “Meeting all of what is unfolding in this present moment dark and light! Sometimes it’s a lonely journey yet I know, I have never...
Childhood’s End

Childhood’s End

“This actually has been going on for millennium; that when one steps out of the paradigm of normal spiritual development and they step into something that is beyond their adulthood, it’s a childhood’s end.” The spiritual path has developmental stages. It’s...
The Bhagavad Gita

The Bhagavad Gita

From a talk given at Wildgrace Farm 4/14/16 I want to talk a bit about the Bhagavad Gita. There are structures that exist in the subtle worlds, the worlds beyond our boundaries that are here for the purpose of supporting the human being in the evolution of...
The Four Attainments on the Spiritual Path

The Four Attainments on the Spiritual Path

Based on a talk by Sat Shree, December 2013, describing the process of enlightenment and the four attainments along the spiritual path: Ego, Self, God and Truth. I am moved to give this talk about the spiritual aspect of the journey of consciousness both to assist...
The Soul

The Soul

The earliest surviving  “Western philosophy” western philosophical view believed that the soul was that which gave the body life. The soul was considered the incorporeal or spiritual ‘breath’ which animates the living organism. It is similar in...
Human Maturity & the Spiritual Path

Human Maturity & the Spiritual Path

[NOTE: This post coincides with the Portland Conference Call from September 23, 2014]   You might say that evidence of human maturity is humility. Life is a process if we know how to take advantage of its lessons. It can help us become aware of our limitations as...