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The Solution Lies Within the Problem by Nayaswami Devi

There is a tradition among certain Native American tribes that where a poisonous plant is found, the antidote often grows nearby. It’s as if the sickness and the cure are sister plants, expressing opposite sides of the same coin. - Read more...

Unity in Diversity by Nayaswami Jyotish

I am laptopping this from the Seattle Airport, where we’re waiting to fly back to California after a weekend of programs in Seattle. Airports are great levelers, as Devi and I know, queuing up for more than twenty-five flights each year. One sees people from all over the world: dark skin and light, baseball caps and turbans, families and friends chatting in English, Italian, Hindi, and languages we can’t even recognize. All is marvelous diversity, but while at the airport we are all just fellow passengers. And so it is also on this little planet flying through space: we are all just fellow travellers. If we can but see the unity behind the diversity, we can all be friends. We can all be family. We can all speak the same language of the heart. - Read more...

The Best Way to Deal with Change by Nayaswami Devi

“All is flux.” -

A Virtual Universe? by Nayaswami Jyotish

Elon Musk is among a group of scientists and innovative thinkers who feel that it is likely that we live in a virtual-reality world. Their thinking goes something like this: The human race is very young in comparison to the life of the universe, and yet we have already advanced to the point where we are on the verge of creating virtual-reality worlds that can fool us into thinking and feeling that they are real. Therefore, the likelihood is that other, more advanced races, have already perfected this technology sufficiently to create a universe that seems completely real. And we are living in it. (Disclaimer: I am not endorsing this line of reasoning, only using it as a springboard for this blog.) - Read more...

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July 8 (Saturday): Retreat Day: How to Bring More Depth and Devotion to Your Meditation
Ananda Sacramento

July 9 (Sunday): Sunday Service (Self-Reliance vs. *Self*-Reliance)
Ananda Sacramento

July 12 (Wednesday): Sin Is Ignorance (webinar)
Ananda Virtual Community

July 16 (Sunday): Topic to be announced. (Available everywhere online.)
Ananda Gurgaon

July 21 (Friday): Hope for a Better World
Ananda Portland

July 22 (Saturday): Hope for a Better World Half-Day Retreat
Ananda Portland

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