Yogas Jnana, Bhakti, Kriya & Karma ~ the paths less travelled

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The mind acts like an enemy for those who do not control it –  Bhagavad Gita   Yogas ~ Jnana, Bhakti,  Kriya (raja) & Karma yoga are considered the 4 aspects of yoga, all of which form Yoga as a whole. It is likely that whatever Yoga you practice now or have practiced will fall […]

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Whatever it is that you do, are you better than what you were yesterday?

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Taking care of ourselves. happiness & health, all to often misunderstood in a world that uses material wealth as indicators.  We have forgotten that our real treasure is our mental, physical, emotional & spiritual wealth.  We battle on, stuffing our lives with busi-ness,  strange attachments to sparkly things,  ownership of the lands, nature, people, – […]

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Kotare – Kingfisher speaks

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I am kingfisher I am stillness, waiting in the silence I am awareness, watching in reflection I am balance holding in harmony I am intent, perfect in completion I am Kotare Barry Brailsford – Wisdom of the Four Winds Kotare -(Kingfisher) came to our family recently, following the west winds and rains. Kingfisher is not […]

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Grow your – Self

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We had the great blessing of sitting with Guruji Paramahamsa Prajanananda and 4 other  extraordinarily calm and wise Swamis  on retreat here in NZ.  They lovingly spent many hours guiding & helping us, each on our  unique path towards self.   Entering into a discourse about growth, Guruji  bought our attention to the fact that […]

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