Category Archives: Moments with Rama

WATCH THIS!

My first several years of studying with Rama coincided with the last period of his regaining his enlightenment.  As he recycled through each past life, he would become someone new, with a different personality, set of mannerisms, and teaching emphasis.  … Continue reading

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“When You’re Right, You’re Wrong”

“When you’re right, you’re wrong” – Rama, “Purity and Humility” tape I was once on a group software development project organized by Rama to help us learn about team-work, “seeing”, and karma yoga.  And, obviously, humility and purity (the absence … Continue reading

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A Fashion Show

Shortly after Rama started teaching in the New York area in 1988, he invited his students to dress in their best business attire for a fashion show which he would host. The goal of the fashion show was to laugh, … Continue reading

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Two Rama’s

There was a point in time when Rama realized that his students, for the most part born into a Western culture where the traditions about teachers, teachings and Enlightenment are so different from the East, were at a real disadvantage … Continue reading

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The New Monk Has A Moment with “God”

One night at a special year-ending, program-completely-changing kind of moment, Rama asked us for stories about some of our highest and worst experiences. We tended to laugh through our own and each others’ “worst” experiences, which almost inevitably were situations … Continue reading

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“To Celebrate or Not To Celebrate . . . Isn’t the Question” – Moments with Rama at Events #2, written by a student in our class

I never met Rama, but I think know him. I think I have a good sense of who he was, of the energy he spread all around. If I never met him, you may ask, how could I know him? … Continue reading

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My Personal Experiences – Moments with Rama at Events #1, written by a student from our class

Rama, aka, Frederick Lenz, is an enlightened being. I was given the opportunity to write about my personal experiences at Rama’s birthday celebrations. His birthday is on February 9, the sign of Aquarius. I started meditating with one of Rama’s … Continue reading

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