Category Archives: Rama talks – transcripts

Tantric Zen – Delving into Practical Buddhism Topics

Fall is a great time to delve into some hands-on topics in practical Buddhism. To kick our practice of meditation and mindfulness up a notch, and have some fun at the same time, we are going to use the “Tantric … Continue reading

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Controlled Folly – an art of the mystic

What if you would do things, without focusing on, and without attachment to, or fear of, any possible outcome? What if you just did things because for you it’s “the path with heart”, the thing that calls to you? Or … Continue reading

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The Yoga of Mysticism and Power (aka Raja Yoga)

The yoga of mysticism – aka Raja Yoga – is a pathway which is not meant for all, but those who find themselves on its path may find it the supreme form of practice, the most fun and the most … Continue reading

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Jnana Yoga: The Path of Discrimination / Discernment / Wisdom

The study of Jnana Yoga a.k.a. the Path of Discrimination/Discernment/Wisdom is very appropriate for the time between The Winter Solstice and The Spring Equinox. It’s a time when it is easier to touch stillness within oneself and in the universe; … Continue reading

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Overcoming Stress: “Life doesn’t change, you do”

“The koan is: Life doesn’t change, but you do.” — Rama Key points regarding stress: Stress is a state of mind– which means we get into and out of it by learning how to recognize and control our states of … Continue reading

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Compressing Power In Words: Spiritual Journals & Heightened Experience

Storing Power Through Writing I often suggest to the students in my classes that they write down their experiences after we have taken a field trip to a power spot, engaged in a deep conversation, or had a peak moment … Continue reading

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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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