Category Archives: Topic – Wisdom/Discrimination

Ego battles ego – only awareness escapes the loop

My primary teacher illustrated the futility of the ego fighting the ego with a wonderful story featuring a wrestling match. “There you are,” Rama would say, “in the ring and it’s your self fighting yourself. Now, you’ve got the upper … Continue reading

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Movie Recommendation: The King’s Speech

I went to see “The King’s Speech” tonight and I highly recommend it. It is based on the true story of Queen Elizabeth’s father, who became King George, learning to confront and overcome his self-imposed limitations on the way to … Continue reading

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On Purifying and Perfecting The Mind

If you want to become enlightened, you’ve got to get all the bullshit out of your life.  You have to clear up your mind completely.  You have to unhook from anything that’s impure and focus only things that are completely … 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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