Category Archives: Meditations

One-year Esoteric Psychology program – begins in retreat April 2019

I am very excited to invite you to join the one-year Esoteric Psychology program that will begin in Wisconsin in April 2019. Registrations are now open. What is Esoteric Psychology? It is a comprehensive study of a human being as … Continue reading

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advancing meditation: luminous aspect, Patanjali last one

“Once one sees the distinction between pure awareness and the luminous aspect of the phenomenal world …” Almost every word in this instruction is a mini-instruction! In this meditation the focus is “the luminous aspect.” We have encountered this in … Continue reading

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advancing meditation: distinction and transparency: Patanjali 4

Distinction, discriminitive insight, luminosity and transparency. In Book III of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras, the cognitive capacity for distinction that is commonly used to distinguish red from blue, rain from snow, or any other seeming difference is now used in a … Continue reading

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advancing meditation: Integration

Integration is a result of attention brought to bear on the ingredients at hand. Those ingredients can be in a saute pan or a salad bowl, in you on a yoga mat or a meditation cushion, or be the breeze, … Continue reading

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advancing meditation: Freedom – Patanjali 3

This week begins with simplicity via the Yoga Sutras. We’ve sat with simplicity before since it is a qualitative experience of Awareness as It is; but this morning simplicity was generated by “freedom from wanting.” Sutra II. 39 states, “Freedom … Continue reading

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