A Conversation about Yoga, Part I

Ganja “Sorry, I won’t be able to meet you for lunch today. I am going to my union class.” “No problem. But did you say your ‘union’ class? I thought you had a yoga class on Thursdays. What happened to that?” “That’s it! Really, it is a class on joining.” “I’m confused, why do you have to join a class that you have already been attending?” “I did join it. You see, it’s really about yoking.” “Ah, yoking! Come on, this makes no sense and you’re obviously messing with me! Yoke, join, union…so what’s the deal” “Okay, sorry. You are right;...

Getting Messages from your Dreams

Greetings everyone, For most people—or for almost everyone most of the time—sleep is for the deep bliss of being able to escape for several hours and to benefit by the refreshment that that brings. But there are other possibilities too. In fact, according to some ancient cultures (eg. The toltecs), if you are not lucid dreaming you may as well be dead. Getting answers from your dreams is a step along the way, and quite a powerful one too. In the sleeping and dreaming states, the ego is resting and it is easier to access other parts of your mind...