Spiritual Hunger

First of a seven-part series In this seven-part article series I will address the pervasive spiritual hunger in our world, offer avenues for assuaging that...

A Night of Chanting coming to Macalester chapel

"Door of My Heart," a special night of chanting, music, spiritual joy, beauty and yogic awareness inspired by the music of Paramahansa Yogananda, will...

Holistic Oneness — a Concept or can it be Real?

In the age-old arts that I teach, coach and endeavor to follow, it is said that craving, desire and fear of change -- especially...

Returning to Our Center

Life seems to fly past us at a speed that is congruent with the level at which we detach ourselves from its potentially deepest...

Into the Mystery: Spiritual Memoir

Back when I was first learning to write memoir, my mentor, Larry Sutin, said offhandedly, "You really ought to read some spiritual memoir since...

Why We Bless

An excerpt from 365 Blessings to Heal Myself and the World There are many reasons to bless. We bless to help heal society. We bless...

Finding Your Animal Ally

Excerpt from the new book Kindling the Native Spirit: Sacred Practices for Everyday Life In many native traditions, finding one's animal ally often involved a...

The Eternal Dance of Awareness

It's time to stop "doing" meditation. Many of us believe what our mind tells us, so we believe that meditation is a practice -- something we...

Eagle and the Condor Ceremony attracts hundreds in St. Paul

More than 250 people gathered on December 6 to participate in a daylong ceremony that honored the coming together of the Eagle and the...

Star Born People

If you take from Mother Earth, you need more than permission. If you honor the relationship, as Native Americans believe, you need to give...

Movie on History of Theosophical movement in Pershing Park

MINNEAPOLIS - The Theosophical Society will show an illustrated history of the Theosophical movement from the 19th to 21st centuries at 6:30 p.m. Monday,...

Spirit Leaves: Not Yet Vegan

Once, on a plane, a woman sitting beside me related how she lived on a farm in Wisconsin. Every morning, the sheep would come...

World Change Begins Within

MOST OF MY life I believed external forces -- luck, God's wrath, other people and social institutions -- caused my victim circumstances. When I...

Maintaining Balance within the Light

Our spiritual community, as well as all of humanity, is being called to a higher vibrational resonance since the December 2012 celestial alignment has...

The Edge Interview with Helen Reddy

"I am woman watch me grow / See me standing toe to toe As I spread my lovin' arms across the land But I'm still an...

Pagan Pride event returning to Minnehaha Falls

Pagan Pride, a free fall event that offers education about Paganism to the larger community, will return to Minnehaha Falls Park from 10 a.m....

The Spiritual Dimensions of Obama’s Leadership

There has always been a higher, spiritual hand active in the life of the United States, beginning with its founding in 1776 by one...