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SPRING 2018 VOL. 30 NO. 1

LOC Back Issue Vol. 30 NO. 1 Courage and Boldness for the Goal

SATSANG

2. COURAGE AND BOLDNESS FOR THE GOAL
by Swami Amar Jyoti
As you put boldness and courage into practice, fear leaves you. Virtues such as humility, honesty and sincerity release your energy and allow you to see clearly.

FEATURES

10. SHAKTI: GOD'S FEMININE SIDE
by Radhanath Swami
Grace is all powerful, yet reveals herself in the sweetest and gentlest of forms.

13. 
AN AYE FOR BEAUTY
by Milton S. Klein, M.D.
Without the sense of wonder, awe, reverence, beauty, and holiness, we may have ideas about God that are true, but we do not have religion.

16. 
COURAGE
by Adolfo Quezada
Courage is the intrinsic nature of our graced heart. It is the core of who we are. It is the divine will living itself out through us.

19.
 A CHRISTIAN PRIEST ENCOUNTERS SWAMIJI AMAR JYOTI
by Very Rev. FR. Jeremiah Loch
“Taken by the hand” to undertake a pilgrimage to India brings deeper understanding of the Oneness of Truth Itself.

24. THE COLORS OF THE WIND
by Jill Mattson
An element of nature that features sounds, colors and emotions is the wind—its musical notes and colors strike chords within you!

26. 
THE SONG OF THE GURU
by Prem Prakash
An immortal dialogue between Shiva and Parvati, God and Goddess, Guru and disciple, awakens all of us.

32. 
HUMANITY'S SPIRITUAL CRISIS
by Paul Brunton
Each of us has a responsibility to cultivate our own character to uplift ourselves in these challenging times.

35. 
WHAT'S WRONG WITH HUMANS?
by Lotus Kay
Compelling questions and insights by a young seeker into what is most needed at this critical time for humanity.

38. 
THE MYSTICS AND MARY
by Lori Erickson
A beautiful exploration of Mary and her influence today—“Some truths are so large that only a myth can contain them. The Virgin Mary is one of them.”

42. 
LETTING GO OF GOOD
by Andrea Mathews
Authenticity is necessary in spiritual growth, for “true spirituality is a true experience.”

44. 
PARAM PARA: ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS ON THE SPIRITUAL PATH
by Swami Amar Jyoti
How to see God? Remove the clouds, remove your ignorance, and be sincere. Merge your ego. Without Divine presence you cannot grow.

50.
 ACT OF FORGIVENESS
by Louise Hay

64. 
FROM SCIENCE TO CONSCIOUSNESS
by Peter Russell

REVIEWS

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

SEEKERS BAZAAR

51. Tools for Your Journey

Art credits for TOC:

Shakti © Prazis | Dreamstime
Shiva, Parvati & Nandi © Raja Ravi Varma
COVER: Photograph by Elenaray | Dreamstime.com