Monthly Archives: April 2012

Everyday practice

The true saint goes in and out amongst the people and eats and sleeps with them and buys and sells in the market and marries and takes part in social intercourse, and never forgets God for a single moment. ~Abu … Continue reading

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Wandering mind

“Even if all we do in thirty minutes of meditation is to call the mind back thirty times, we have made great progress.” This is Eknath writing about how the mind naturally wanders during mediation. Wander might be too kind … Continue reading

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Eknath Easwaran

Five years ago, my older sister, Bernadette, brought me a gift back from her trip to India. It was a book of daily readings and reflections by Eknath Easwaran, a 20th century spiritual writer. Since she gave me the book … Continue reading

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