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What Do The Ancients Say About Your Existence?

There’s often a debate in spiritual circles on the existence of the Self. Some gurus say the self does not exist. Others say the independent self does exist. Some say that the ego does not exist but that there is a self beyond the ego. Others say that we are all part of one universal […]

Finding Your Way Self-Inquiry Meetings by Zoom

Finding Your Way There is a wonderful wealth of wisdom within yourself to find your way through personal challenges and gain liberating insights that bring greater meaning and inspiration into your life. Discover how to access deep understanding to free yourself from persistent problems  when you attend these on-going spiritual support meetings There is no […]

Co-evolution and the Power of Relating in Cultural Transformation with Russell Allen Scott

Co-evolution and the Power of Relatingin Cultural Transformation with Russell Allen Scott About a month ago I was pleased to be interviewed by Dan McTiernan for his podcast, Earthbound: “Conversations facilitating growth, connection, and healing at the fertile edge between transpersonal psychology, natural meditation, and embodied permaculture.” Dan is a transpersonal psychology coach and his […]

How I Found Happiness at the Town Dump

How I Found Happiness at the Town Dump Years ago, I lived in a small town called Rosslyn Village near the city of Thunder Bay on the north shore of Lake Superior, Ontario. I was new to the village and often took our large garbage items to the town dump on Saturdays. The employees there […]

Why Is It Important To Know Who You Are?

 The Benefits of Awakening On The Coming Home Retreat – an enlightenment intensive The benefits of awakening are related significantly to greater fulfillment in life. You can take any workshop on success psychology, on how to be more effective in achieving and manifesting your goals in life, and to a certain degree you will be happy […]

The Dyad Technique For Insight and Enlightenment

The Dyad Technique for Insight or Enlightenment Position:Two individuals, not involved in trying to straighten out their relationship, sit a comfortable distance apart, directly across from each other in chairs or on floor cushions.  They decide who will speak and listen first and what instruction(s) they each will work on, from the list of instructions […]

What Do You Do When The Present Moment Is Not A Pleasant Moment

Being in the present moment is a common intention now for many on the spiritual path. Many years ago Ram Dass wrote a book on this goal called “Be Here Now”. There are many other books on this subject, the most popular of which is Eckhart Tolle’s book “The Power of Now”. All these books […]

Awaken the Guru In You – sample chapters

Awaken the Guru In You  The spiritual seeker’s guide to inner peace, self-acceptance and who you really are Luminations When we gaze Into the firmament of the night There is an effect| That only all stars can relate – That in shining one to the other Stars do themselves create And in all the life […]

Painful Blessings by Rob Brezny read by Russell Scott with a commentary

Here’s a powerful poem by Rob Brezny that is so appropriate to the times we are in right now. My commentary on this poem is below the video. Click on the video to hear it. Why I Relate So Much to “Painful Blessings” When one first hears the term “painful blessings” one may be confused, […]

Two Words that Can Create Havoc in Your Life (maybe for a long, long time?)

Years ago, in my late 30’s, I worked in commission sales. It was not in my temperament to be a salesman and consequently I hated my job. I did it only to make money to support my family. After 7 years in the business, I got to the point where every time I tried to […]