Compassion vs. “Poking and Provoking”: Aggression derives from wounding, and wounds need to be healed

At the root of every aggression is the same fundamental thing: An unhealed wound. A wound is the root of every aggressive energy, thought, and act. Period. Therefore, every aggressive energy, thought, and act needs the same single treatment: Healing. With healing needs to come understanding, compassion, and love. Here’s an example: In February 2019, … Continue reading Compassion vs. “Poking and Provoking”: Aggression derives from wounding, and wounds need to be healed

Change your fractal, change the world

Did you know that you have the power to change the world–simply because you changed yourself? It’s true. We each are a part of, and contribute to, the energy field that encircles the planet. We are, as it is known, a “fractal”–a piece of the whole. By changing our energy (thoughts, health, habits, level of … Continue reading Change your fractal, change the world

What’s “Step 1”?

"Let him who would move the world, first move himself." ~ Socrates I first encountered this quote during the training to become a Teacher of Kundalini Yoga, and so I equate it with Yogi Bhajan. Today marks the anniversary of the day he transitioned out of his life on Earth; I suppose this is why … Continue reading What’s “Step 1”?

The true purpose of the “teacher-student” dynamic

Yogi Bhajan always told his students that he intended to make them ten times greater than he was. And that if he didn't accomplish this feat then he would consider that he had failed. This was impressive because Yogi Bhajan was a genuine Master. He had mastered the complex branch of yoga that is Kundalini … Continue reading The true purpose of the “teacher-student” dynamic