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Darius Guppy was born with a silver spoon in his mouth. ROLL THE DICE. A True Saga of Love, Money and Betrayal. A book review. Lessons to learn.

Handsome and talented, Darius Guppy was born with a silver spoon in his mouth – meaning he came from a very wealthy family in the upper echelons of influential British society. He made a spectacular nosedive into a five-year prison sentence owing to his rampant desire to accumulate personal wealth. Continue reading 



AWAKE WHERE YOU ARE. The Art of Embodied Awareness. By Martin Aylward. A Book Review.

I found AWAKE WHERE YOU ARE a refreshing book to read. Readable, practical, insightful with a wise priority – to develop and realise an embodied freedom.

The book captures the style of teaching of Martin through consistent reference to the immediacy of experience while pointing to a freedom beyond the limits of the immediate experience. AWAKE WHERE YOU ARE communicates a depth of wisdom. Continue reading 



Have You Settled for Truth as coming from your Experience and Perception of it, or an Event?

I taught my first insight meditation retreat in Dharamsala in the foothills of the Himalayas in the autumn of 1974 with around 30 participants. I am not sure how many retreats I have given since then but at a rough guess around 750 – 1000 ranging from day long retreats to week-long residential retreats, plus longer ones. Continue reading 



A Review of Fernando Pessoa (1888-1935), legendary Portuguese Poet plus ten of his poems

Until last month (October 202I, I had never heard of the Portuguese poet and major literary artist, Fernando Pessoa (1887-1935), who made an outstanding contribution to the written word in Portuguese and English. Continue reading 



The Power of Mindfulness. The Power of Kindness. Zoom. Thursday 11 – 14 November 2021. With Christopher (UK) and Suchitra (India)

Join our Dharma Teachings and Practices, via Zoom

Teachers Christopher (UK) and Suchitra Shenoy (India)
Dates Thursday 20.00 to 21.00 11 November to Sunday 11-12 noon 14 November
Theme The Power of Mindfulness. The Power of Kindness. Continue reading 




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