Scripture: The Bhagavad Gita 3:33-34

Even the wise act within the limitations of their own nature.  Every creature is subject to prakriti: what is the use of repression?  The senses have been conditioned by attraction to the pleasant and aversion to the unpleasant.  Do not be ruled by them; they are obstacles in your path.This could have been written last…

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A Random World?

    Is everything happening in the world just a bunch of random events or is it all planned?  Are the oak trees in my area producing a lot of acorns this year because they got a lot or rain in the spring, in preparation for a harsh winter, or for no reason at all?  Was the…

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Apologize

When we realize that we have offended or harmed another person, we will usually apologize for our behavior.  The person we harm the most when we make mistakes is ourself, so shouldn’t we apologize to ourself also?  Yes, we should.  We should apologize for doing things that makes out subconscious believe that we have done…

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Sacred Scents: Sandalwood

    Sandalwood is one of the most valuable woods in the world, largely because of it’s rich and mysterious scent.  Sandalwood is used in incense, perfumes and soaps.  This scent is used in religious and magical ceremonies, usually in incense form.  It is said to be helpful for protection and healing and to help bring one closer…

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