Category: Observations

The Perfume of Being

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From doing to being meditation If anyone wants to know what “spirit” is, or what “God’s fragrance” means, lean your head toward him or her. Keep your face there close. Like this.                                              Rumi   This morning on the treadmill, I was listening to Tim Ferriss’s podcast with meditation teacher and author Sharon Salzberg. Tim…


Resurrection: Ertugrul – Dirilis Ertugrul

Turkish TV series has me Googling like crazy I don’t know how I happened upon Resurrection: Ertugrul on Netflix, call it luck or grace, but it really captured my attention – 170 episodes viewed in a couple of months – maybe even 6 weeks. I’m sure it’s not for everyone and fewer still will watch 170…


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…