Dream

….I was told, in my dream, that there was a treasure for me in Baghdad, buried in a certain quarter of the city on such and such street.” The name of the street… that he said was where this man lived! “And the dream- voice told me, ‘It’s in So-and-so’s house. Go there and get it!’” Without knowing, he had described the exact house, and mentioned this man’s name! “But I didn’t do what the dream said to do, and look at you, who did, wandering the world, fatigued, and begging in… Read More

Hari Om Namo Narayana

Exquisite, powerful version of Hari Om Namo Narayana. True Duende. One of my favorite interpretation by Niranjana Srinivasan! Hari om namo narayana Om namo narayana Hari om namo narayana Hari om namo narayana Hari om namo narayana Hari om namo narayana Om namo narayana Hari om namo narayana Hari om namo narayana I bow down to the divine     Look, it cannot be seen – it is beyond form. Listen, it cannot be heard – it is beyond sound. Grasp, it cannot be held – it is intangible. It is called… Read More

Early Morning Yoga Thoughts

Fighting against others is easy; fighting against your-self is hard. You lose either way. Why not just love yourself and others: then you both win  

Bird on the Wire 1979

His music and poetry become such a big part of my life. Sometimes I think, he suffered to make our lives easier and better. Because supporting helps to understand and put this understanding into words and he had such a great way with words. Ordinary words sound like magical words in his songs. In his letter to his muse Marianne, in her final days: ‘Well Marianne, it’s come to this time when we are really so old and our bodies are falling apart and I think I will follow you very soon. Know… Read More