Reflections of a Pilgrim
Originally posted on Ekta25's Blog:
She is a woman, finding her own space and place in this ever changing world. One more human being, discovering herself, each day a new beginning – a new awakening . ~~ Loving, emotional, temperamental, moody, passionate …. and trusting. Desperately trying to be honest in the midst of…
“For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
In memory of Rajeshwari teacher.(1939-2008), daughter of Lakshmi Ammal and grand daughter of Karaikudi Subbarama Iyer (the elder of the Karaikudi Veena brothers), was a ninth generation descendent from the Karaikudi Veena tradition. Nostalgic at this time of the year. Memories of Rajeshwari teacher and Kalakshetra keeps rushing through me…. It’s the fifth anniversary of […]
Nothing is static… Everything is changing constantly. No one can be static even if they wanted to. Each moment in time is perfect. Being in the moment and appreciating it. This moment won’t come back ever, Nor will it ever be the same again. One day we will be left with only memories. Even at […]
If you don’t realize the source, you stumble in confusion and sorrow. When you realize where you come from, you naturally become tolerant, disinterested, amused, kindhearted as a grandmother, dignified as a king. Immersed in the wonder of the Tao, you can deal with whatever life brings you, and when death comes, you are ready. […]
Everything else grabs our attention, when the breath comes abundantly. Everything else loses it’s priority, when the breath becomes scarce. Then that which matters finally will only be the breath itself. Real freedom is not when I free myself from external forces, but when I free myself from the clutches of my mind .