Ganesha: Lord of Success – the Hindu Elephant-Deity

Three friends of mine have been in India and bought me a present. I got a small statue of Ganesh or Ganesha, the Hindu Elephant-Deity. I of course had to find out more about this god and what I found is very interesting and matches me in many ways. Ganesh is the Hindu God of … Continue reading Ganesha: Lord of Success – the Hindu Elephant-Deity

Past lives, Consciousness and Oneness

Tom Stine has an interesting blog called "Living from Consciousness" which "has as its primary focus the never ending journey of awakening to our true nature as pure consciousness". There are interesting posts and great discussions in the comment sections. Tom wrote Past Lives Ain’t What They Used To Be, about past lives or reincarnation. … Continue reading Past lives, Consciousness and Oneness

The 5-minute Meditator

I have finished a book written by Eric Harrison and titled The 5-minute Meditator, I like it a lot. It is the perfect book for people who 'have no time to meditate'. The book has about a dozen 'spot meditations' lasting from half a minute to five minutes. Short meditations are just as effective as … Continue reading The 5-minute Meditator

Way Of The Peaceful Warrior

I was recommended to watch the Peaceful Warrior movie (IMDB) which has a site of its own at The Peaceful Warrior. The plot can be found at Wikipedia. I decided to instead get the book the movie is based on, "Way Of The Peaceful Warrior". The author Dan Millman is a former world champion athlete, … Continue reading Way Of The Peaceful Warrior

Zen and the Art of Harmonica

While surfing around for harmonica information I came across David Harp and an article at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health. The article is titled Zen and the Art of Harmonica which sounds really interesting to me. This means I can combine my new harmonica with my interest in meditation and mindfulness. The article starts … Continue reading Zen and the Art of Harmonica