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All spiritual practice ultimately becomes the preparation of your body, your heart, and your mind to receive God. The path of going into God, in truth, is not an easy path.

Direct download: Ep._60_-_Reaching_for_God.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:58 PM

Desire is a trap; desirelessness is liberation. Desire is the creator; desire is the destroyer. Desire is the universe.

Direct download: Ep._59_-_Desire_is_the_Universe.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:14 PM

Our Journey is towards simplicity and quietness - to a kind of joy that is beyond time - a journey where we leave behind all our models of who we are.

Direct download: Ep._58_-_Stages_of_the_Journey.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:40 PM

You build your life so that every moment is the moment of death and rebirth. Because life and death become so intimately involved with one another and finally they merge, it's the eternal present.

Direct download: Ep._57_-_Living_and_Dying_in_the_Spirit.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:25 PM

At the moment of orgasm, you transcend your separateness and there is a moment when you merge together. For most people that is the direct route to a spiritually transcendent state. What you learn to do in a lot of yoga forms is awakening the sexual energy, not to the point of orgasm - but just to the point where you draw the energy up the spine into the upper chakras, and you use your partnership to keep awakening that energy.

Direct download: Ep._56_-_Orgasm_and_Transcendence.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:49 PM

The more evolved you become spiritually, the less boundaries there are between my energy and THE energy. When your energy is used in a way that is destructive, meaning that it creates suffering to you and other people and creates pain of separation, you want to keep working to move that energy in other ways, to create a more compassionate environment.

Direct download: Ep._55_-_Sex_and_Spirituality.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:07 PM

Can we take anticipated future suffering and turn it into something that enriches the present moment?

For those of us who want to approach future suffering with some degree of equanimity, mindfulness and open heartedness, the earlier we start, the better. 

 

The more we come into the presence of these phenomena, working with these struggles even though they are not ours yet, the more we will have eaten what we have to eat and digested our reactivity to be able to keep our hearts open. 

Direct download: Ep._54_-_Invite_Not_the_Future.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:07 PM

The Guru as a separate entity only exists within the illusion of separateness - the minute “it" has worked to awaken you - “it" ceases to be anything. It’s a self destruct mechanism.

Direct download: Ep._53_-_Devotion_and_the_Guru.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:15 PM

When you are no longer laying trips on anyone, not judging, or discriminating individual differences, you become the environment in which the optimum growth is available to all human beings you come into contact with.

Direct download: Ep._52_-_Transcending_Individual_Differences.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:06 PM

Most people in society are pushing away experiences that indicate that they have an identity on other planes of reality, in order to hold tightly to the plane of reality that they are comfortable with.

A liberated being is someone who has moved out of the reality that they initially thought was the absolute reality in their life, into subsequent realities. They are then liberated from being stuck in any single reality... 

Direct download: Ep._51_-_Greed_and_Consciousness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:57 PM