Category: Spiritual Paths

Fabulize Life

Lynn Tosello-Fabulize
Lynn Tosello-Fabulize

Fabulize Life By Lynn M. Tosello   Ladies, if you are 35-plus and your children have mastered most of what you’ve tried to teach them—they’re in their midteens, college, or adult life—you have earned the right to step away from the full-time “Mom” expression of who you are to reclaim your “woman” expression. Now is… Read more »

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali-Part 3

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Patanjali-yoga sutras

The Third Chapter of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali By Tom Hess   The third chapter of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali starts with the last three of the eight limbs of yoga. The sixth limb of yoga is dharana, the art of concentration, fixing the mind on something and keeping it there. The seventh… Read more »

Allowing Our Shadows

Shadow self
Shadow self

The Art of Allowing Our Shadows            By Aeray Lumm   In the last article, we talked about what shadows are and how they play a role in our lives. Primarily, we focused on why “fixing, changing, or repressing” our shadows doesn’t work to bring real change, and that the path to real change lies in… Read more »

Kathy Zavada Interview with Lotus Guide

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kathy-zavada

This is an interview with Kathy Zavada, the minister of the Unity Church of Oroville. We’re going to dive right in and I’m going to take a few excerpts from the interview, which can be viewed on our YouTube channel at www.YouTube.com/LotusGuide. I also interviewed Kathy for my Spiritual Activist radio show at www.BBSradio.com/spiritualactivist. We… Read more »

Witnessing My Shadow Self

Aeray
Aeray

By Aeray Lumm   My “spiritual journey” began in my 20s and consumed every part of my mental/emotional awareness. I was more committed to my “path” than to anything else in life. What I didn’t realize, however, was that my devotion was driven by the unconscious belief that I wasn’t good enough. That I needed… Read more »

Reeducation

Jim Redtail
Jim Redtail

 By Jim Redtail Collins, PhD   If you can’t discover … [the bars of the cage] … keeping you in, the will to get out soon becomes confused and ineffectual.”—Daniel Quinn, from the novel Ishmael   Many years ago, on my first “vision quest”—what the Lakota call the hanblechya, or “crying for a dream”—I had… Read more »

Yoga Sutras of Pantanjali

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Patanjali-yoga sutras

The First of Four Chapters of the Yoga Sutras of Pantanjali By Tom Hess   The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali is one of the most important texts about yoga. A lot of mystery surrounds the text—mainly who wrote it and when was it written? But the truths of the sutras are eternal. The main principal… Read more »

Integrating Medicine & Ideas

I would like to introduce our Lotus Guide community to Dr. Otani whom I met while being interviewed in the documentary, A Wave Of Compassion, which was about alternative ways to deal with addiction. When I met Dr. Otani he was working for ENLOE Hospital helping patients who had tried everything; so Dr. Otani was… Read more »

Bridging the Past With Today

Golden Road Television and Radio Show “Bridging the Past With Today For a Better Tomorrow” By Michael DiMartino   The Golden Road Television and Radio Show: “Bridging the Past With Today for a Better Tomorrow”       Where can you listen to in-depth interviews with individuals and organizations from our region? Where can you… Read more »

The Toltec Arts of Dreaming and Healing

By Dr. Arlan Cage, ND, L.Ac and Koyote the Blind According to official historians, the Toltec culture disappeared in the AD late 900s, leaving nothing more than mysterious cities, impressive pyramids, and rumors still maintained of an ancient culture of art and knowledge. Imagine their surprise when, in the late 20th century, Toltec men and… Read more »