AUTUMN 2017 VOL. 29 NO. 3
|LOC Back Issue Vol. 29 NO. 3 The Secret of Concentration|
2. THE SECRET OF CONCENTRATION
by SWAMI AMAR JYOTI. As human beings we have a conscious faculty waiting to be awakened. To be conscious first requires pinpointed concentration. True strength comes from concentration.
10. THE RETURN OF THE FEMININE AND THE WORLD SOUL
by LLEWELLYN VAUGHAN-LEE. The feminine holds the mystery of creation. Only through receptivity can we give birth to the divine as a living presence within ourselves and within our life.
CONSCIOUSNESS, ENERGY AND THE BODY
by CARL GREER, PH.D, PSYD. What if the mind, or personal consciousness, is not contained within the brain but instead surrounds it, influencing it?
LIVE YOUR HAPPY
by MARIA FELIPE. The key to waking up is to understand the ego’s tricks—that is, the tricks we play on ourselves.
by DEIRDRE HASSED AND CRAIG HASSED. Through the art of calligraphy we are drawn contemplatively to connect with universal wisdom.
THE CRY OF FREEDOM
by ELI JAXON-BEAR. These gems from Satsangs with Papaji lead us deeper into the freedom of the Self, where there are no thoughts, no separation, only emptiness.
by POSHITA WRITES. The sense of lack is the seed from which all disappointment emerges. A spiritual approach to a modern malady.
40. CONSCIOUS BREATHING AND RELAXATION
by JACK ANGELO. Taking control of your breathing and bodily relaxation sends a positive signal to your mind that you are in control.
44. PARAM PARA: ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS ON THE SPIRITUAL PATH
by SWAMI AMAR JYOTI. What is egolessness actually? It is where no trace of “you” remains. You cannot start from there; you have to reach there.
50. OM NAMO BHAGAVATE, GURUDEVA SWAMI AMAR JYOTI
by PREM PRAKASH. Reverence and homage to the One who “holds me in his love and beauty…”
64. ALL A REAL GURU WANTS
by TSEM RINPOCHE. The truth of the Guru’s ultimate wishes for disciples.
46. Books, Books for Children, Audio, Spiritual Cinema
51. Tools for Your Journey
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