I sit silently Aware

I sit, silently aware In my En-lighten-ment, I sit, silent, Silently observing the waves of reality perpetually permeating my Being. I await thee, dear God, To awaken the full presence of all that you are, Throughout that which I am.   June 25th 1995  ...

Forever Expanding Awareness

Poem written 25 June 1995 In a vigilant attempt to comprehend the Absolute nature of my Realisation, I stumbled across my own non-existence and fell into vast Vacuity.   Totally losing my-self, Death arose without hesitation Embracing my very Being, Consuming the...

Yogic view of Cause and Effect – Part 1

What does Yoga have to say about Cause and Effect, and how is this significant for us as spiritual aspirants? Perhaps the greatest challenge for the practitioner of yoga, or the follower of any spiritual tradition, path, or system, is the letting go of a far reaching...

Yoga from Gross to Subtle

It is important in the practice of yoga asana to not simply repeat the same mis-takes on reality we make during our normal waking hours. One of this mis-takes is the illusion that form and substance are primary, whilst space and emptiness are secondary or even...

The Field of Yoga

In many of my articles and blog posts I refer to the Field of Yoga. Here we will explore what I am referring to. The Field of Yoga (which I will oftentimes simply refer to with the capitalised word “Yoga,” as opposed to “yoga”) is a state of...

Music in Yoga Classes

Today I attended a yoga class, as the recipient. I’ve not been to many yoga classes in the past 17 years (or so), and few, if any, Hatha yoga classes. The teacher is a dear friend of mine, who is very dedicated to sharing yoga and being a life-giving influence...