Looking for Gurus: A Self-Defining Endeavor

When we think of people who’ve achieved what we might call “guru status”, we come up with names like Mother Theresa, The Dalai Lama, Martin Luther King, or Mahatma Gandhi.  But then, there are some who’ve played a much more intimate and personal role in an individual’s life and although they aren’t Jesus-level status, they … Continue reading Looking for Gurus: A Self-Defining Endeavor

Finding Acceptance of Our True Inner Self

I’m so glad I did this.  I highly recommend it.  Kind of an inner-spirit research project.  Ask your friends, co-workers, peers, teachers, instructors, and acquaintances how they see your inner spirit.  You might be surprised by the answers.  It may even anger you; “I’m not like that!”  It happened to me.  But, the digestion and … Continue reading Finding Acceptance of Our True Inner Self

A Yogi Without a Mat is Still a Yogi

When it comes to violins, the Stradivarius has no equal.  Their value can go into the $10-million range and to have one in my hands would be against the laws of the universe.  Unless I hit my head and wake up a virtuoso, I will never master that kind of skill. No violin will make … Continue reading A Yogi Without a Mat is Still a Yogi