Today was a little different than usual for me in the outer circumstances of Thanksgiving. I was at home and cooked all the fixings vegetarian style during most of the day. Some of you might be saying how is staying at home and cooking different? Isn’t that what lots of … Continue reading →
As a librarian and bibliophile, I especially resonate with the written word. I began studying meditation as Sri Chinmoy's student in 1985 and my spiritual strivings and creative expression are primarily a spirit of delight in the supernal beauty of God.
On August 27, 2010 (what would have been the 79th birthday of the late spiritual leader Sri Chinmoy) Ashrita Furman set a Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Seesaw in the Jamaica Queens, New York neighborhood where his students from around the world were gathered for shared meditation, musical … Continue reading →
With the first day of Fall just around the corner and the last weekend of Summer forecast to be beautiful, I was drawn to the beach and the coast to soak in the last official rays of Summer. First stop was Scarborough State Beach on the southern coast of Rhode … Continue reading →
How can it be already 9 years? How can it be only one short year until a decade has passed? Although the years have flown by, I am still mute in the memory of this terrible, terrible tragedy for the U.S. and indeed for the entire world. On this 9th … Continue reading →