The Vertical Dimension of Time
Alex Musat eloquently explores the dimension of timelessness.
"When we are no longer flowing in opposing directions, we have the personal power necessary to transcend both time and our individual psychology."
An Interview with John Prendergast
Conscious Variety sits down with John Predengast to discuss a practical approach to non-duality.
Spiritual Awakening in Slow Motion
Georgi Y. Johnson, spiritual trainer and author of the book, I AM HERE, gives light to the process of Awakening and the constraints that keeps it hidden, though never separate, from our experience.
An Interview with Richard Lang
Richard Lang, the main disseminator for the teachings of Douglas Harding and the "Headless Way," presents almost absurdly simple means of seeing our true nature.
Mindfulness and Charlie Hebdo: Je suis tout le monde
How can mindfulness and regular meditation practice aid us in the face of tragedy? Article by Stephan Bodian.
Things Left Unsaid.
Being forced to represent the umbrella of mindfulness and "new-age spirituality," is an experience most of us on the path can relate with. In this personal narrative by Theodore Browning Lemann we are reminded that we are not alone in this and how we might skillfully navigate such situations.
Peshawar School Shooting
In this article Ben Berry invites us to open our hearts when tragedy occurs.
Call to Adventure II by Stasha Lynn
Last night in the dreamtime
I pulled myself out of
It was cold and sludgy and
I know how to fly.
An Interview with Bernie Glassman
In this video interview with Conscious Variety, Bernie Glassman discusses where the temple really is, the importance of humor amidst suffering, and opinion vs truth.
all palaces are temporary palaces
In this poem by Hannah Spector she reminds us that all things are temporary.
Whatever, Enlightenment by Jayme Peta
Jayme asks if enlightenment is all it's cracked up to be in this poem dedicated to Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.
Editorial: Response to Gender & Non-Duality
We received a number of replies, and rebuttals, concerning last week's 'Diversity in Non-Duality' article. This week, Conscious Variety editor, Ben Berry, responds to one of the common explanations that many spiritual practitioners give when faced with the lack of diversity in non-dual communities.
Blessings in Disguise (Part Three)
In the final part of this series Tim Eyes outlines the practice of feeding your demons.
Diversity in Non-Duality
Kathryn Solie asks us to examine our ideas about what an awake person looks like.
Ringu Tulku Rinpoche
An interview with Tibetan Buddhist Master, Ringu Tulku Rinpoche where he talks about enlightenment, love, and how to act in a world full of suffering.
A Field, by Natasha Irene
In a new poem from Natasha Irene, we're invited to drop in and reconnect with our heart, with the Earth, and with each-other.
Avoidance Squared: The Trap of Community, by Alex Musat
Alex describes how unconsciousness loves company, using tricky tactics to stay hidden and guarded.
Blessings in disguise (Part Two)
In Part Two of this series Tim Eyes describes the freedom and compassion that arise out of no-self.
Blessings in Disguise (Part One)
In Part One of this series Tim Eyes gives a practical introduction to the benefits of practice.
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