Spiritual Transmission and Master Teachers

The Eastern religions have a deep understanding of the important relationship between a Guru/Master and Chela/Student.   It is accepted that by devoting oneself to a spiritual Master, by falling in love with this Master and by following the directions this Master gives her/his students the students will harmonize and synchronize with the Master’s mantle and a flow of enlightened consciousness will flow to the student.  This relationship extends beyond the grave and many millions of devotees feel spiritually fed by a ‘departed’ Master. The closest we have in the West […]

Shankara with his disciples

Martin Luther King Jr. Civil Rights March


To be an activist or not to be an activist, that is the question! We know and understand that the Master’s charging into the temple court and tuning over tables and chasing out the money changers was a teaching about our own need to be fiercely focus on keeping our own inner temple free from the distractions and clutter of daily life on earth.  That inner court is where we should be preparing to go deeper into the temple, even to the Holy of Holies, rather than spending our energies […]

Choose Your Path

“I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” (John14:5-7) This passage has been the cause of great confusion amongst sincere seekers of Truth and the source of much harm inflicted by those who have used this statement as an excuse for exclusivity and superiority. This statement was made by the Cosmic Christ through the Master, Jesus.  This Christ is the only begotten Son/Sun of God and is not the property of any one religion or philosophy.  Followers of the […]

two paths diverging in the woods