When we talk about “going with the flow” , we talk about “being in the moment” or about this feeling of somehow being in a natural state of grace. When your Flow seems to go, it can feel like a great big block in your life. . This is my inspiration for you: “We are…Read more How do I get my Flow flowing?
Open-heart-ed-ness, ego-lessness, when everything is in your own heart there is no distance between you and everything else. . . . Your heart is in your body, your heart centre is in your energy body, within the mother of existence . . . there is no distance between your body and existence. . . .…Read more . open-heart-ed-ness .
Getting right to the essence seems right . . . Here's a bit more of the story . . . I always try to tell a little bit of the story of my journey in zen, always trying to get right to the essence as it might help you on your journey. So here…Read more How zen appeals to me
Whenever I'm taking the time to focus my attention on "Zen-ing up My Day", people around me notice and I'm always being asked : " . . . WHAT do you do?" The effects are that obvious, and I AM the teacher! “Zenity” is my term for the beneficial effects that a zen practice and…Read more How do I “Zen-up” my Day?
Empowered by the then social unrest in India, and wishing to add something positive and supportive I taught a Youtube streamed Meditation class in February of 2016. I experienced that it was a very raw time. For me, as a teacher, I consider that India with her traditions, practices and teaching in an Ancient Eastern…Read more India Taught Us Forgiveness . . . here’s how.
I'm revisiting a book I published 20 years ago, a wellness book for women, with a view to a re-write and a re-publish. It was such a positive book, and it's a pleasure to read to myself now how important my intentions were at that time. Here's an extract: “You have to know exactly where…Read more Harmony In The Universe . . . How Does My Intention Help?
Modern living requires a ceaseless cacophony of traffic, cell phone rings, email bleeps, buzzers and blares. The noise pollution that fills our daily lives can be washed away with a regular practice which restores wellbeing by stepping away from the stimulation, and its resulting emotions of anger, fear and anxiety, and allowing the spirit to…Read more Silence and the Bodymind.
This is taken from my Satsang in my weekly Youtube meditation class, Class 20 Sacred Sound and Harmony, and it follows on from my Further Than Yoga blog Moving with the Universe . . . with Forgiveness . . . and what I said about the Divine experiencing Balance from all the opposing forces which…Read more There are 2 Parts to Inner Harmony . . . Karma and Bliss
I tell you a little in this blog, about the early community origins of yoga practices prior to an energy shift to a more masculine dominated practice. Being is a tricky concept for human beings. And the ancient Yogis knew that being human, incarnate in a human mindbody is difficult for the spirit, that part…Read more Yoga’s Eternal Gifts . . . three receptive postures
A religion, a belief system or a way of life will not necessarily suit all those born into it. For some it will work. For others it will be damaging. And you’ll feel worse than a “fish out of water” – you’ll feel, or be made to feel, guilty about it. From personal experience I…Read more We Can Heal Guilt With Yoga . . . there’s an art to it.