Discussing his vision of practical mysticism, Andrew Harvey asks, “How can we save the world when we don’t have a vision of the glory of ordinary life?”
As Stan Grof evolved from Freud analysis to psychedelics to meditation and holotropic breathwork, he experienced the importance of rebirth.
The Body at the Center: Mindfulness of the Body in the Practice Instructions of the Buddha
By Gil Fronsdal
Gil Fronsdal says that physical difficulties aren’t nuisances to be ignored or transcended; rather they are the actual substance of practice.
The Turquoise Bee: The Lovesongs of the Sixth Dalai Lama, translated by Rick Fields and Brian Cutillo, illustrated by Mayumi Oda
Reviewed By Lama Surya Das
Lama Surya Das tells the backstory of this book of poetry, describing the tantric adventures of the Sixth Dalai Lama and putting it all in context.