Becoming Unleashed…

My Voice, My Words, My Heart, My Soul…Unleashed
I remember as a young child struggling to do homework. The family member that helped did not possess the patience, awareness, and emotional capacity to support my learning style. I was often called “stupid” and yelled at for not paying attention. I began to see myself as a victim of life’s circumstances, …

The Healing Power of Emotions

The Healing Power of Emotions: Using Yoga Therapy as a Guide to the Divine Feminine
The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain…Kahlil Gibran
I recently took a trip with friends to the desert. We spent two days talking, laughing, hiking, meditating, and luxuriating in the hot springs. With all distractions minimized—turning off cell …

Pride and Inner Beauty

“Pride must die in you, or nothing of heaven can live in you.”
– Andrew Murray, Humility
“Pride is a spiritual cancer. It eats up the possibility of love, contentment or even common sense.”
– C.S. Lewis
Battling with pride is indeed part of the human condition. I notice the ways in which it has separated …

Surrendering Into the Unknown

Surrendering Into The Unknown

By Lara Eisenberg
Universal mother, birth mother, divine mother, mother nature—call it whatever you may—she has tremendous power and force to transform  us.  After a 5-day meditation retreat – the theme of which was “The Transformation of Being” – I was able to tap into the mother energy deep inside me: a refuge where feelings of …

Pain as a Gateway to the Self

   Pain as a Gateway to The Self          
  Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional  –Buddha
A few weeks ago, I was experiencing headaches on a daily basis.  I was quite concerned since that is a RARE occurrence for me.  My pounding head made simple tasks — reading, speaking, and even thinking— extremely difficult. With my upcoming presentation at the Chopra …