May 15, 2019

What in the world is spiritual conditioning?

Here’s a story from a few years ago that got me thinking about it…

The familiar discomfort had returned. My stomach flipped and my heart began to race.

It was my daughter’s turn to spar.

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May 6, 2019


Few words in the English language have the power to evoke the thoughts, images and feelings that are often associated with this one.

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February 25, 2019

You know Goldilocks, don’t you? She’s the little girl whose encounter with the three bears is a classic example for everything that’s “just right.” In fact, her story of just right has become a principle, an effect that denotes the optimal conditions in a variety of disciplines including psychology, medicine, and economics.

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January 8, 2019

It had happened. The phone call I had dreaded for twenty years, from the time I had moved to the U.S had arrived. The phone call that brought the news I didn’t want to hear.

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January 6, 2019

In the three decades that I’ve been studying the Bhagavad Gita, I’ve gone through a series of feelings for Arjuna, the Pandava hero and the student of Lord Krishna on the battlefield of Kurukshetra. They’ve ranged from annoyance, envy, and finally, respect for this great hero.

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