Category Archive for 'Lovingkindness Meditation'

Embarking on the Spiritual Journey: Mindfulness and Depth Psychology

  Pema Chodron has written: “Embarking on the spiritual journey is like getting into a very small boat and setting out on the ocean to search for unknown lands.” This quote beckons to how mindfulness and depth psychology serve complimentary journeys, in that both invite us into active agency with our inner landscape and a […]

The Creative Dance of Mindfulness and Depth Psychology

The Creative Dance of Mindfulness and Depth Psychology

New Year Blessing

Center of all centers, core of cores, almond self-enclosed and growing sweet– all this universe, to the furthest stars and beyond them, is your flesh, your fruit. Now  you feel how nothing clings to you; your vast shell reaches into endless space, and there the rich, thick fluids rise and flow. Illuminated by your infinite […]

Imagery International Conference Oct. 21-23, Villambrosa Retreat Ctr

Imagery International Conference 2016

Namaste

Upcoming Presentations

I just came back from having conducted an experiential workshop on the Image of the Desert at the Jungian Society for Scholarly Studies conference, which was truly a pleasure to attend. Here are a couple of upcoming conferences at which I will be co-presenting. Yoga Meets Depth Psychology Conference, Pacifica Graduate Institute Public Program, July […]

Gifts of Life

gifts of life

“I Forgive You”

Please see the NY Times article entitled “I Will Never Be Able to Hold Her Again. But I Forgive You.” http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/20/us/charleston-shooting-dylann-storm-roof.html?_r=0 Role models of lovingkindness and compassion. If only the entire world could show this kind of grace in the face of heinous acts and the suffering that the violence and hatred in this world […]

A Forgiveness Ritual

I recently posted this proposed Forgiveness Ritual on a site for a group I am involved in at interspiritualwisdom.org, as it was requested of us to contribute something utilizing Ed Bastian’s conceptualizations around interspiritual meditation, ritual,  and/or other practices. I thought I would post it here as well. Enjoy! A Proposed Interspiritual Ritual for Working […]

Forgiveness during the Holidays

Forgiveness during the Holidays This morning I had the good fortune of being a guest on Dr. Leon Dickerson’s radio show called Mental Health for Better Living on WHCR-90.3FM in New York (9 to 9:30am EST). The radio show focuses on family life, spiritual life, and the community and we spoke about forgiveness and its importance, […]

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