The topic of this podcast is the seismic shift that is effecting all aspects of our lives. Look within to know what can stay, what has to be released and what needs to enter your life. This energy requires nothing less that total surrender. Wake up and live.
Question: Do you have any advice on healing seizures? My body starts shaking and gets panicky when near men, especially if I’m feeling open or vulnerable. I don’t want to put the responsibility to heal me on anyone else. Yet part of me likes it, it feels like a drug to be calmed down and comforted. I have done EMDR… read more →
Question: There are so many new therapies developing now which promise quick fixes. There is this guy named xxxxx who comes in my country to train people to access what he says is deep healing. There’s a lot of marketing going on. He has been featured in top media including The New York Times, Dr Oz, CNN and has been… read more →
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Many of you have been asking for an audio guided meditation. Here it is. Meditation is the act of being present in the moment. By being present in the moment we learn to become reacquainted with ourself. This is crucial since we need this relationship with Self to use as a compass to navigate our lives. On a daily basis,… read more →
Question: Can you clarify the use of the word of forgetfulness in your last post? Should the word ‘mindlessness’ be in this sentence instead of ‘forgetfulness’? If not, can you please explain how forgetfulness applies? The line reads: “Through years of forgetfulness we all at some point have groveled after what poisons us and rejected what nourishes us”. Answer: The… read more →
Question: I have been going through a certain change of consciousness as you know since working together. I have been moving out of the conscious mind to the deeper self. Out of the thinking brain and into the seat of who I am. The challenge in this is that it begins to feel like a certain state of psychosis with… read more →
Question: I feel really sad. I really want to do work on my marriage but sometimes I feel really discouraged. I have done a lot of talking these past months and felt like we made progress. But my husband loses his temper on me regularly despite our discussions and it makes me think, is this worth it? Is he even… read more →
The topic of this podcast is spiritual bypass and the use of spiritual practice as a substitute for doing psychological work. The history of the split between spirituality and psychology is discussed as well as the disconnection between intellect and emotions. This is followed by examples in our lives. The three books discussed are: Psychotherapy East And West by Allan… read more →
This is a one hour long interview with Kayte Ringer, a bodyworker with over 35 years of experience. Trained in dance, Rolfing and Ideokinesis she imparts her knowledge in a profound poetic language. Break out an anatomy book and learn about yourself. The topics discussed include the ways and places we hold emotional and physical stress, the ways we can… read more →
Question: I am overwhelmed by the amount of suffering on this planet: a vast majority of the population is starving, children are trafficked for sex, war seems to be everywhere, and the abuse of animals is rampant. My heart feels broken, my spirit so weary, and my health in decline. In the past, I could manage this pain by volunteering,… read more →
Question: I read a lot about enlightenment (Buddha, Osho, Eckhart Tolle, Jed McKenna), which can be very challenging. At the moment, I’m struggling to reconcile my understanding of Buddha and Osho’s teachings, that a byproduct of enlightenment is losing all attachments to and bonds with romantic partners, with my desire to have romantic relationships. On the one hand, I imagine… read more →
Question: I know Mercury is in retrograde but I’ve honestly never had such a painful one before in my life. I’m being rag-dolled by the Universe. I can usually cope. This time I’m on edge. On the work front, I need to be working, badly, and things are not working. I am always on top of things and pride myself… read more →
Question: I have been having a difficult time with dating recently and have had many heartbreaks. I feel like that lone soldier back on the desert dune. This time in a sandstorm. Fed up with the pattern of being alone. Tired of living small. An unwanted side effect of all this, is a sometimes crippling, intermittent profound sense of anxiety.… read more →
This podcast recorded on 1.9.15 is a conversation between Jon Rubinstein of “How Not To Hate Your F**king Life” and Abdi about the intersection of psychology and spirituality. Abdi discusses being present through being in the body; connecting with the imminence of death and dealing with the pitfalls of spiritual practice. The running time is 1 hour and 22 minutes.… read more →