Leonard Cohen

My all times favorite poet and song writer. My secret lover from another dimension. Where are you now? Hope you are still writing and making “lives” better every day for millions of listeners; with the death of your thoughts, your suffering, your self-seeking, your “black” humor, your words, your elegance and your unconditional modesty. Miss you Leonard Cohen! “Maybe there’s a God above But all I’ve ever learned from love Was how to shoot somebody who outdrew ya And it’s not a cry that you hear at night It’s not somebody who’s… Read More

Brain

The eye doesn’t see. The brain sees. The heart does not feel. The brain feels. Our movements are not controlled by us. The brain controls them. Our actions are products of brain and so are our desires. And brain can think too…. Continually, not stop. And then you read something like this: “To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders.” – Lao Tzu But how? How can we to still the mind (brain?) One way I discovered which helps: by watching sky and sun and stars in silence, may be… Read More

Yoga Practice

Go in with your inner self. Study it “Drink it in” Think about how beautiful sky is and the sun comes up and the earth spins around the sun, snow comes and melts, trees blossom, then go bare, and then blossom again, can you hear the exquisite sound of universe? All these are stunning mystics the universe gives us as gifts, every day, day after day, in some kind of structured order and we never think about them as gifts.  But if we can remove all our egos away, our constant desire… Read More

Stand Together

“Let there be spaces in your togetherness, and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls. Fill each other’s cup but drink not from one cup. Give one another of your bread but eat not from the same loaf. Sing and dance together and be joyous, but let each one of you be alone, Even as the strings of a lute are alone though they quiver with the… Read More

Take This Waltz

“There’s a lobby with nine hundred windows.” ~  Leonard Cohen I discovered him after I moved in USA… He seduced me immediate and very easy. I was fortunate to see him live in NYC. Such an amazing and mesmerizing experience. Beautiful, slim, old man going on his knees, praying with each song.