Yearly Archives: 2011

finding a meditation teacher

It was not always easy to find a qualified meditation teacher. A few weeks back, while travelling here in India, I was given a sense of just how difficult it once was to be exposed to a spiritual tradition, much … Continue reading

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consciousness is a quantity

In response to the recent posting on ‘how wisdom works’ I received the following comment from a dear friend of mine: “I question whether people always do the best they can? I think in a lot of cases they could … Continue reading

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busy doing

The other day I overheard someone talking on her phone. She said, “I’m not doing anything – I’m just resting”. It reminded me of how easy it is to undervalue the importance of taking time out to rest. In our … Continue reading

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stop drugging our children

As adults we have responsibility for the raising, education and nurturing of the next generation. We do this in many ways including the examples we set, the boundaries we create and the guidance we give. So when I read about … Continue reading

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how wisdom works

It is a blessing of God that we normally forget the past. Certainly the present is born of the past, but the fact remains that the past represents less developed states of consciousness, and the present belongs to a more … Continue reading

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