Spring 2016 Vol 28 NO. 1

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SPRING 2016 VOL. 28 NO. 1

LOC Back Issue Vol. 28 NO. 1 The Bliss of Silence

SATSANG

2. THE BLISS OF SILENCE
BY SWAMI AMAR JYOTI. You have to find your way and release your mind. This comes from purity and simplicity of heart, which is not only religious but perfectly scientific.

FEATURES

10. A GLIMPSE OF ZEN
by KAORU NONOMURA. Life-changing experiences during a year as a novice monk at Eiheiji, Japan’s most rigorous Zen Temple.

14. TAO TE CHING BY LAO TZU
TRANSLATION BY STEPHEN MITCHELL. “You can deal with whatever life brings you, and when death comes, you are ready.”

16. THE HEART OF BRAVERY
BY SAKYONG MIPHAM. Can we use meditation to gain solace, strength, inspiration and inquiry in terms of society at large?

22. SHIFT INTO FREEDOM
BY LOCH KELLY. When we shift into awake awareness we are in real contact with the world and ourselves.

26. TECHNOLOGY, ATTENTION, AND YOUR CHILD'S BRAIN
BY LUCY JO PALLADINO, PH.D. Children today face unprecedented challenges, particularly electronic “attention snatchers.” Practicing the 3 Rs of good attention.

30. PARAM PARA
BY SWAMI AMAR JYOTI. Is intelligence reincarnated? How do we choose our path? Is there a balance between surrender and effort?

32. THE EIGHT LAWS OF CHANGE
BY STEPHAN A. SCHWARTZ. Successful, nonviolent, life-affirming social transformations share certain characteristics, and they are learnable.

 

 

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40. NEAR DEATH, NOW WHAT?
BY JOYCE HAWKES, PH.D. An NDE can change our awareness and open our consciousness to possibilities we could have never imagined.

42. GRACE IN AGING: SOLITUDE AND SILENCE
BY KATHLEEN DOWLING SINGH. Intense focus on exploring the self in solitude leads into awareness beyond self and allows our uniqueness to flourish.

50. LOVE, ANIMALS AND MIRACLES
BY BERNIE S. SIEGEL, M.D. A big lesson from a little dog.

64. THE RUNNING CHILD MEDITATION
BY STEPHANIE NOBLE. Outside the meditation hall a small child running back and forth, feet plopping and rising…

REVIEWS

46. Books, Books for Children, Audio, Spiritual Cinema

SEEKERS BAZAAR

51. Tools for Your Journey

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