Self-realized Enlightenment Blues

The Upside of Hopeless Hopelessness  “Hope is for people who can’t see the Truth.” ? Jeff Lindsay, Dexter Is Dead Hopeless hopelessness is one of the great challenges we face. When we come face to face with the realization that the ego-self is powerless and helpless to resolve our suffering or to “get” us wholeness,…


Sexuality, Gender and the Spiritual Path

Soul has no gender, but we humans have many challenges in regards to inclusivity when it comes to gender and sexuality There’s been quite a bit of discussion within the Ridhwan School recently on sexuality and gender (A Vision of Diversity and Inclusivity). One Diamond Approach teacher has facilitated several workshops around the globe for…


Alchemy & the Philosophers’ Stone

Harry Potter, Russia, The Flash, Getty Research Institute and A. H. Almaas share an interest in alchemy and the philosophers’ stone. Shambhala will be releasing A. H. Almaaas’ eighteenth book, The Alchemy of Freedom: The Philosophers’ Stone and the Secrets of Existence, in late February 2017. A quick search on Google reveals: Harry Potter: The…