Author Archives: Donna Mitchell-Moniak

About Donna Mitchell-Moniak

Donna Mitchell-Moniak lives and meditates at Spirit Fire Meditative Retreat Center which she founded in 2003. The Practice of Living Awareness is an outpouring of her heart-mind and lifetimes of meditation practice in various disciplines. See for meditations and free online meditation training. See this blog or for more of her written work and classes.

The maturation of the spiritual Path: the esoteric astrological interpretation

The Master DK gave the world the teaching on esoteric astrology. His focus was largely macrocosmic, which is not the focus of the six-week online course that I am currently teaching. However, within the overall teaching of EA is the … Continue reading

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Video: The Buddha’s Insights

Two of my videos that are now on YouTube: 1.The Mirror of the Mind and the mahasattvas. 2. A webinar that I offered a year ago on the life application of the Buddha’s Insights into Conditioned Life. Those who wanted … Continue reading

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More on Chiron

Below is a pdf of the pages sent to those who registered for the Chiron free webinar. It includes the psychological presentation of the Chiron myth and ways that I suggest Chiron encapsulates various points on the birth chart. Chiron_handout_2015 … Continue reading

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Yeah! Light of the Soul podcasts edited from the beginning

Joyfully, the editing of the first several Light of the Soul original podcasts is complete. Now, all podcasts are cleaned up and edited. The Light of the Soul online free discussion group engages the overflowing fountain of the Yoga Sutras … Continue reading

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Light of the Soul, book 3 sutras 4-8 podcasts

Patanjali’s teaching continues to serve humanity. The system of yoga, inclusive of complete training in meditation, is sourced from this great and ancient rishi. It is likely that Patanjali existed before the great deluge in the high civilization that was … Continue reading

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