Polishing the Mirror: How to Live From Your Spiritual Heart by Ram Dass

By Ram Dass

Moments of boundless love and attention do ensue spontaneously, displays Ram Dass, however it is our lifestyle perform that clarifies the brain and heart-and makes those reports an abiding a part of who we're.

For over 5 many years, Ram Dass has ventured around the globe, into the depths of awareness, and alongside the trail of carrier to others. With Polishing the Mirror, he gathers jointly his so much crucial practice-based information for dwelling totally within the the following and now.

Readers will locate inside those pages a wealthy blend of perennial knowledge, humor, educating tales, and precise "nuts-and-bolts" guide on Ram Dass' such a lot valued religious practices, together with:
- Bhakti Yoga-opening our hearts to common love
- Practices for dwelling, getting older, death, and embracing the common movement of lifestyles
- Karma Yoga-how humility and repair profoundly rework us
- operating with worry and discomfort as a route to grace and freedom
- step by step tips in devotional chant, mantra and mala practices, and lots more and plenty extra

For these either regularly occurring and new to Ram Dass' teachings, this is this leading edge religious explorer's whole consultant for sharpening the reflect of the soul, learning who we're and why we're right here, and reflecting absolutely the sunshine of our actual nature.

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E. S. M . 1 2. L. E. S. M. 1 2. L. E. 1 1 . A Neurosomatic Aesthetic : Beauty is Natural, Art is Artificial When the " m i n d " d iscovers that the " bod y " is a p oly m o r p h ous, p sych osom atic Zen- p leasu re-laborat ory designed for zero-gravi ty fl oat i n g, with tri l l ions of cel l s merri l y co p u lati n g every secon d , i m p rinted rewards seem p ale, static, an d second-hand. There are eight levels o f pleasure. The four larval circuits provide reward ing, reassuring signals that the survival lines to the island-realities are secure.

M . 1 2. L. E·. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. S. M. I 2 . L. E. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. Exo-psychology One can n ot evolve from one 's roboth ood u ntil o ne real izes h ow total l y one h as been robotized . places reality withi n the changing flux of the nervous system and not in the comforting solid ity of the imprinted-cond itioned rea l ity-islands. "Man the machi ne " is an unbear­ able concept to those who are not ready to mutate beyond the lower, robot circuits. One can not evolve from one's robothood u ntil one real izes how totally one has been robotized.

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