September 19, 2020
Last night the temperatures took a dive, so we moved Tulsi Devi into her winter home - a clean and warm greenhouse. Tulsi devi is a sacred plant, always to be found at a Krishna Temple.
As I was carrying her carefully, pot after pot, I remembered a line from the so...
September 10, 2020
'Contentment' is one of the niyamas, the set of five personal observances that Patanjali lists in the second chapter of his Yoga-sutras. It's also a state of being that can be very hard to attain. How do we find real contentment?
One way is to try to understand what the...
September 4, 2020
Making his way towards the car with boxed lunch in hand
I began to say goodbye but he stopped and said
“Just going to get my metal spoon!”
And I though, just one spoon
A simple act of consideration for Mother Earth
And what can one spoon do, really?
Why would he bother to wa...