• This Weeks Question on Meditation and Metaphysics (Which one is it, a self fulfilling prophesy or a premonition of things to come?)

    This weeks question comes from a meditative community member in Finland. “I had a day-dream that a family member was going to try to get me to make up with another family member who did some underhanded things towards me.  I also felt very strongly that the one family member was going to ask me to do a huge favor for the one I have problems with.  This favor would really be tough on me and a great sacrifice.” A few days later, I was invited to a dinner by the same peace-making family member in my daydream.  I am also confident that the one I had problems with would…

  • When we let go and become an instrument

    Early this week I was marveling at an epiphany I had.  It was not the first time this idea came to mind but it was quite deep to me all the same.  I found myself thinking about how much time and energy we spend building our ego and proving ourselves.  I call it building up our false self, because realizing our true self would be something all together different. When we are building the false self we are trying to get the world to see how great we are or how worthy we are.   This is the part where many of us will say “yea, I know people who…

  • This weeks question on meditation

    This is question I received from a very advanced meditation student last week. “I have a lot of work to do here lately.  I feel like I may have to meditate less than I have been, due to lack of time.  Will this make me be less centered?  Will I lose some ground in my life spiritually?” My answer. There is a story about a great one who was close to God.  Let’s say it was Moses.  He was proud of how close he was to God.  Then God decided to give him a lesson.  God told him “I will show you one of my favorites.  Moses says “what do…