Category Archives: Consciousness & Spirituality

Meet Elaine Pagels

Meet Elaine Pagels, preeminent scholar and author on religion and the gnostic gospels. Here she is giving an interview at the New York Society Library. Acknowledgment to The New York Society Library for posting the above video on YouTube. Read … Continue reading

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Barry O’Brien

GRATITUDE and APPRECIATION for a Gift and most especially its Giver! We thank BARRY O’BRIEN, a participating member of the San Jose BMCM Satsang Group, who is now residing in Spokane, Washington, for his generous and wonderful gift to us … Continue reading

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Raising the “Resurrection”

Quite recently on the occasion of Easter, I received an email in which the sender, a member of the weekly satsang group meeting locally, wrote me his thoughts on “the message of resurrection.” (Easter was celebrated yesterday in the Roman … Continue reading

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Mysticism in the Tarot

The Tarot cards are more than a deck of playing cards for human entertainment! The Tarot cards actually constitute a book of mystical wisdom teachings and profound spiritually transformative messages coded or hidden in visual graphic symbolism and allegorical imagery. … Continue reading

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A Satsang Invocation

The San Jose BMCM Satsang Invocation Leader’s CALL: “Krishna said: …you shall come to me; this I promise; for you are dear to me.” Group RESPONSE: “We come to your presence, Krishna. Bring us now into your light and wisdom.” … Continue reading

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The Joy of Knowing… Who You Are

To a foundling orphan, growing up without finding out answers to questions of who and why can be hurtful. That hurt can stay hidden for years, swept under the rug of having to live out a current lifetime, despite the … Continue reading

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The 1914 Men of Goodwill

War is an unnatural state of existence for humanity, were it not for the governments that wage them in the name of nations and their people. It simply runs against the grain of man’s spiritual nature. Here are videos of … Continue reading

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The Fabric of Consciousness

Sometime around the turn of the new millennium, I came to a profound spiritual realization. It was the fruit of many years of meditation. The realization made me understand how consciousness integrates everything into a continuous seamless fabric of consciousness, … Continue reading

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Fr. Thomas Keating, OCSO

A TRIBUTE TO A GREAT TEACHER In memory of Fr. Thomas Keating, OCSO b. March 7, 1923 — d. October 25, 2018 Spiritual Mentor and Friend I share the unfortunate news that Fr. Thomas Keating, my spiritual teacher, has made … Continue reading

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The Green Tārā Mantra

Here is the mantra of Green Tārā: “Om Tare Tuttare Ture Svaha” [Acknowledgment to Miraclelove for publishing the video on YouTube.]> That is the matra to be recited to invoke the presence, grace and protection of Green Tārā. 😌 Familiarize … Continue reading

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