Tag Archives: ram dass

When you find a star with a smiley face on a tomato…

The freer I get, the higher I go. The higher I go, the more I see. The more I see, the less I know. The less I know, the more I am free. Ram Dass

Posted in quotes | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Don’t push away the fear

Source: Ram Dass Fellowship (Facebook)

Posted in buddhism, quotes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Burn baby burn. What can we do with ourselves in times of coronavirus.

Who is up to what these days? I volunteer with the Hear Me App where I talk to folks from all over the world who need someone to talk to. And everyone is struggling, myself included. I’ve spent the first … Continue reading

Posted in buddhism, learn, self | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

⚠️ “Becoming Nobody” with Ram Dass is finally streaming in the UK (and worldwide) 🙏

I consider Ram Dass to be my guru. He has been one of my most important spiritual mentors. His teachings led me to psilocybin, further study of Buddhism and radically changed how I see myself, other people and reality, and … Continue reading

Posted in video & film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Mere Gurudev” by Krishna Das – beautiful devotional kirtan

Through Ram Dass’s satsang (community) I’ve discovered this beautiful kirtan (devotional song) by Krishna Das. From what I understand, in bhakti yoga (devotional practice) one dedicates themselves to their guru and by practicing devotion finds unconditional love and wisdom. At … Continue reading

Posted in buddhism, meditation, video & film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Emptying further – Kali meditation

In the Kali Meditation, Ram Dass urges us to offer our insecurities, frustrations, anger and all the things that take us out of the flow of the universe and prevent us from getting to that place we call home – … Continue reading

Posted in buddhism, emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

Emptiness practice – spending time with family during holidays

Remember this post? This year I am blessed with family staying over the holidays – paraphrasing Ram Dass, I will uncover my “secret stash” and “burn in the fire, cooking my seeds” 🙂 Normally I would lose my shit at … Continue reading

Posted in buddhism, emptiness, self | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

If it’s not fun, don’t do it! And if you must do it, make it fun!

What do you do when you are mini retired? Well, art, of course. In the Episode 94 of the Here and Now podcast Ram Dass tells a hilarious story about cooking a lobster with his father as a buddhist (from … Continue reading

Posted in art, buddhism, self | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chanting with Ram Dass – Rama Rama

I have not realised how purifying, elevating and electrifying chanting is until I tried it. Wow! You don’t have to be a buddhist, religious, spiritual or have singing abilities (I don’t). Chant along and feel the expansion and the light. … Continue reading

Posted in buddhism, meditation | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finally! Found that beautiful Sita Ram song!

In Netflix’s documentary on Ram Dass a young devotee is performing a Sita Ram song in Ram Dass’s house. The performance is so beautiful that I returned to it and replayed it many times after I watched the documentary. Now thanks … Continue reading

Posted in buddhism, fun & joy, love | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments