The Bridge To The Shiny City

We all come from the great, big, universal, invisible (to our eyes), eternal self. We are a part of it. Inside and outside, it is there all around us. Then, when we are born, we start a journey which takes us over a bridge to this shiny city called ‘normal life’. On the bridge, we […]

A New You in 2020

For any individual (and for any society), real change happens inside. Changes made outside, without an inner change, are superficial, skin-deep and are bound to fail in transforming life in the long-term. If, on the other hand, there is a real change inside, then a change outside is bound to happen and is only a […]

To Pray Or Not To Pray

Just watched the Netflix movie, ‘The Two Popes’. Congratulations to Netflix, Anthony Hopkins, Jonathan Pryce, director Fernando Meirelles and the whole team… what a fantastic job, guys!!! A tribute also to the Holy Fathers, Pope Benedict XVI and Pope Francis. What amazing and inspiring lives they lead and what powerful influence they can have on […]

5 Revolutionary Lessons In Life

Following are some of the things I found most fundamental, and very challenging, to learn and realize in life (I still stumble every day in their application): Seeing The World As One: I have written many posts on this, but it is still a daily challenge for me to remember the oneness of everything and […]

Autumn – Death And Reincarnation

Yesterday, for the first time this year, I saw leaves falling in large numbers and realized that autumn is here again. I love autumn in Denver. The colors are just spell-binding. Autumn is amazingly beautiful in Lahore too, where I am originally from! It also made me think about a few things. Like, for one, […]

The Voice In The Wilderness

Saint John the Baptist By Anton Raphael Mengs – wikipedia.org John, Jesus and Ramana: Who Am I Lets take a look at three great teachers, two from Palestine of 2000 yrs ago and one from 20th century Tamil Nadu, India, teaching the same thing, in different words. They searched, and found, who the self / […]

Love Hate Relationships And The Art Of Conversing Spiritually

Originally posted on the robe meditations:
I did the post originally about the art of conversation from a spiritual point of view. But then, after a couple of hours of having posted it, I realized that in writing this post, I had discovered something new about love-hate relationships which I had been thinking about for…

Love Hate Relationships And The Art Of Conversing Spiritually

I did the post originally about the art of conversation from a spiritual point of view. But then, after a couple of hours of having posted it, I realized that in writing this post, I had discovered something new about love-hate relationships which I had been thinking about for the last many years but never […]