Fate Is in Your Own Hands

Beliefs can be either empowering or disempowering. Whenever possible, choose empowering beliefs. Fate Is in Your Own Hands Once upon a time, there was a general who was leading his army...

Delusions keep us trapped in Samsara

I recently wrote about The biological basis for our unsatisfactory lives. It encapsulates how our biology creates Samsara. This story provides a more poetic way of seeing things. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5V4_7jv6bjg Delusion (Told by Narada...

What is your worst-case life scenario?

I recently had a strong episode of self-grasping and associated suffering. That's the bad news. The good news is that this episode led to the purging of an old limiting...

Angulimala: A Story of the Power of Compassion

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yTIJkHaxXcI&t=11s Angulimala: A Story of the Power of Compassion (As told by Ven. Walpola Piyananda Thera in Love in Buddhism) There was once the son of a Brahmin (the highest "priestly" caste in...

Floating is the best thing you can do for your body

Benefits to the Body When you go into a flotation tank and lie down in the salt water, you float like a cork on the surface. After a brief period...

Caught In Own Time Trap

Time hasn’t changed a noticeable fraction of a second in ten million years. The first man who stood on two feet and watched the sunrise and had a glimmering...

Those Pioneer Days

Back in the pioneer days, if a man missed a stagecoach, he just shrugged his shoulders and said, “So what? Another one will be along in a couple of...

Five ways floating in salt water heals your body

Bathing in salt gradually increases the temperature of the body, thus killing harmful germs and viruses Salt bathing increases hydrostatic pressure on the body, thus increasing blood circulation and cell...

Two Dimensions of Prayer.

A lot has been written about prayer as it pertains to its types and forms. The purpose of my writing isn’t to talk about these forms but to go...

Wining by refusing to play the game.

As I sat down on my desk thinking about the circumstances of a dear friend, I remembered something that happened to me in the university and found the answer...

Floating detoxifies the body and nourishes the skin

Float tanks use an Epsom salt (magnesium) solution to make the water extremely saturated. In fact, the water in a float tank has a relative density of about 1.25,...

What does it mean to be humble?

Geniuses are gifts to the human race and they occur once in a blue moon. Among them is Einstein. Einstein is widely respected in educational circles and intelligence and...

That which was from the Beginning.

The gospels contained different circumstances where the Pharisees had tried to tempt Jesus Christ. They sought out various means to tempt him. There was a time they took the route...

A Discourse on Communism and Chronic Capitalism.

Someone close to me lost his job a couple of months ago, and in the eyes of most people in this world, he’s one of the richest on the...