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On Happiness

I’ve heard Guruji (Sri Sri Ravi Shankar) often ask those he meets, “Are you happy?” For years I’ve heard it, and for me it has always been a powerful ‘back-to-basics’ moment of introspection, gratitude, and understanding. Recently I listened to the NPR TED … Continue reading

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An Appreciation for the Subtle

An appreciation for the subtle is usually a sign of refinement. Consider art, or music, or literature, or sculpture, or any such refined pursuit. Human beings can survive without any of the above, if we’re talking purely physical or gross … Continue reading

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Kumare: An Unwitting Guru

Guru and self are no different. What you seek is within you. What you see outside of you, including me, could well be all an illusion. So said Kumare the “false Guru” to his students, as shown in the movie … Continue reading

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