Vedic Living

Let It Go and Let It Flow!

Let It Go and Let It Flow!

It's Difficult to Let Go Three weeks ago, our fire pit was stolen. I felt really devastated, especially considering I've used that fire pit to complete a 3-year Maha Mrityunjaya mantra siddha sadhana, and have used it for a number of special, sacred ceremonies in the...

cave paradise!

What a beautiful occupation—spending your life creating beautiful artwork on the walls of these New Mexico caves. I'd love to bring a group of people to visit his magnum opus when he's finished!  

Meditation on Prosperity

It is in giving that we receive. As we sow abundantly, we reap abundantly. This is THE DIVINE LAW. As I give and share generously and abundantly, my life is blessed with great financial and material prosperity. Money flows to me easily, constantly and in great...

Mahalaya Tarpanam ritual

Today marks the beginning of Mahalaya, which is a very powerful time to practice a ritual called tarpanam, which honors your ancestors. To read a little background on tarpanam, check out my previous post here: http://www.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=118372674867935...

Happy Independence Day!

To those of you in the U.S. celebrating Independence Day, I hope you all had a great weekend! Today, I spent a little time working with a mantra for the benefit of our country. We've had a few challenging years lately, and I look forward to seeing us work our way back...

guṇa guruvāra – David Simon’s 500 choice words…

Gonna let David Simon do the talking today. He says it so well... I'm inspired by the creative abundance of nature, the resiliency of the human heart, and the vision that we can create a world that deserves our children's dreams and laughter. ~David Simon If today...

bhakti budhivāra – a yogi’s awareness of the world

I thought I'd share a passage from the Vijñānabhairava today: jagdhipānakritollāsarasānandavijrimbhanāt bhāvayedbharitāvasthām mahānandamayo bhavet gītādivishayāsvādāsamasaukhyaikatātmanah yoginastanmayatvena manorūdhestadātmatā yatra yatra manastushtirmanastatraiva...

sādhana somavāra – Monday Mind Gems…

Over the weekend, I saw someone who was under some intense stress. She was really dwelling on the past, and I wanted to help her focus on the present. Intuitively, as I encouraged her to be present, she crossed her arms in front of her body, and grabbed her upper...

the birthday blog – realizing your Divine nature…

Today is the anniversary of my birth. Do you ever wonder why you were born? Vedanta is based on two simple propositions: 1) Human nature is divine. 2) The aim of human life is to realize that human nature is divine. Today I'm going to take a bit of time and reflect on...

bhakti budhivāra – honoring your ancestors with Tarpanam

Today, on bhakti budhivāra--day of devotion--I want to write a bit about honoring our ancestors. Last week I happened to have a massage client who just had her mother pass away earlier that morning. I did some energy healing with her, and as you can expect, she was...