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There are certain sayings of Rama’s that have guided me. I hope they resonate for you as well.

Rama on Selfless Giving

  So we approach God.  We sit in meditation and we feel eternity and we say to eternity, “Eternity, I don’t know what’s right or wrong, good or bad.  I may be doing what’s right or I may be deceiving … Continue reading

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The Last Incarnation – a source online

I read the Don Juan books and wished I could meet a Don Juan. I read the Tolkien books and wondered what it would be like to have somone like Gandalf to rely on for insight. I read books about … Continue reading

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3 Steps – especially for Money Mojo Matter

Every once in a while, my teacher Rama would say “there are 3 things to consider” or “there are 3 things to focus on” … One time, Rama was talking about how to accomplish something, creating something new or re-setting … Continue reading

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Rama and Changes to Program Structures

Every so often, my teacher Rama would rip the rug out from beneath the feet of his students, seeing and saying that it was time to let go of an existing structure and re-format into something new.  For most students, … Continue reading

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Inaccessibility and Attachment – Rama Talks

Two important talks from the Lakshmi Meditation Series, from 1982-3 – available on CD and in book form now.   Click on link below for scanned PDF, broken up as follows: Attachment: pages 301-315 “Attachment creates pain and frustration… Desire is … Continue reading

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Meditation, Emptiness, Energy – More Rama Quotes

{Notes from Seminar with Rama, October 1990] It all starts with the meditation.  Rama says he is not faulting us if we have not learned to meditate better yet.  This is hard. Wanting to learn to meditate, really meditate, is … Continue reading

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Getting to Emptiness (Stillness) – Rama quote #2 for today

We can enter the emptiness through clearing ourselves out, internally, and then our outer lives will become tight.  Or we can tighten our outer lives, and bring the order into our inner lives.  Neither is more correct or more spiritual … Continue reading

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