Clearing

Clearing

CLEARING A POEM BY MARTHA POSTLETHWAITE The following poem was written by Martha Postlethwaite about finding clarity through surrender. The author also wrote Addiction and Recovery: A Spiritual Pilgrimage.   Clearing Do not try to savethe whole worldor do...
Emergent Strategy

Emergent Strategy

EMERGENT STRATEGY: SHAPING CHANGE, CHANGING WORLDS BY ADRIENNE MAREE BROWN If you are looking for an alternative to hierarchical organization and wish to understand the characteristics of that approach, this book will be of great interest.  Brown is a creative, witty,...
Aesthetics and Mysticism

Aesthetics and Mysticism

AESTHETICS AND MYSTICISM A TALK BY PR SARKAR | JULY 21, 1980 “Dharma should be understood properly by all. And that’s why I said that there should be an immediate Tamil rendering [of the author’s previous discourse] – there should be renderings in all people’s...
Ancient Futures

Ancient Futures

ANCIENT FUTURES LESSONS FROM LADAKH FOR A GLOBALIZING WORLD | BY HELENA NORBERG-HODGE Originally published with the subtitle Learning From Ladakh, the book Ancient Futures is about the cultural and socioeconomic reality of the Ladakh region in Northern India before...
To Build a Swing

To Build a Swing

TO BUILD A SWING A POEM BY HAFIZ The following poem, written by adored Sufi poet Hafiz, was written in Persia in the mid 1300’s and was translated by Daniel Ladinsky. Hafiz was a Sufi master and a prolific poet, writing over 5,000 poems during his life. The...
Braiding Sweetgrass

Braiding Sweetgrass

BRAIDING SWEETGRASS INDIGENOUS WISDOM, SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE AND THE TEACHINGS OF PLANTS By Robin Wall Kimmerer Robin Wall Kimmerer, author of Braiding Sweetgrass is a mother, a Potawatomi woman and a botanist and professor of plant ecology.  She weaves these personae...