Love, Serve, Remember


Our everyday life perspective and behavior is shaped by our sense of time. We think time passes, we need to do this and that…even: “I need to accomplish this or that”. We build up stress because of dates and ‘time passed”. We measure our life in time..so many years, so many days..yet what is this time….we measure in seconds, hours, years etc.


These measurements are certainly not the same in all cultures; for example we have Gregorian calendars, Chinese calendars, Roman calendars, sun calendars, moon calendars etc. They differ, i.e. the year in Balinese culture until recently had 180 days. The “New Year” is celebrated at all sort of points during a year, and in some cultures 2/3 times in “our year”.

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O Master!

As you came walking

On the path made of roseate crimson earth,

My consciousness waltzed around

As smoke from smoldering sambrani[2]

Where your foot-impressions were!

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Sitting with the Swami

I wanted to sit there longer. On Swami Veda Bharati's left at the head table two Saturdays ago at University of West Indies’ new Daaga Hall in St Augustine,  I heard each breath he took. They were deep, calm, and measured. His hands rested lightly, if not on the table, on each of his thighs. He held his back straight. Swaddled in subtle orange, he blinked infrequently, his eyes lowered and focused. It was, I suppose, a meditative state that, after decades of study, training and contemplation under Swami Rama of the Himalayas, was now his normal condition.

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Honoring Swami Veda

S/ Silent sounds from the Sage's souls 

W/ Whispering to us in silent meditation 

A/ Always nourishing our earthly live

M/ Mentoring us onward to our goal

I/ Infinite infinity

V/ Victorious in his journey

E/ Everlasting merits won

D/ Divine graces always flowing

A/ Anointing us through him/    

Amen, Alleluia, Amen.

— written by a devoted disciple

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