Torah and Veda are two ancient sources of spirituality still vibrant today. Torah is conveyed through the sacred language of Hebrew and Veda is conveyed through the sacred language of Sanskrit. The focus here is on meditation, mysticism, philosophy, psychology and the underlying spirituality that has been incorporated into religions, and not as much on the religions themselves. Your comments and posts are welcome.

An Interspiritual Journey
Find Your Inspiration and Follow It

Quote of the Week 378 - Core Teaching of Buddhism

The core teaching of Buddhism is to help people become less self-centered and learn how to give love to others.

--Lama Surya Dass, as quoted in Spirituality and Health magazine, September/October 2017 issue


I will be making a presentation at the Atlanta Southeast Limmud this Labor Day weekend, with the following title:

Job’s Second Daughters and the Kabbalah of the Unicorn.

There has been much existential hand-wringing discussion over the centuries about the Book of Job. However, there has been little focus on the significance of the concluding verses and his second set of daughters. Come explore these interesting passages and the mystical significance of how one daughter’s name relates to a single-horned creature, sometimes associated with a unicorn.

Interfaith/Inter-Spiritual Contemplative Groups

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Thursday, March 3, 2011

Quote of the Week 167 - The Unknowable

“Anyone who has ever written a song understands the magical, mysterious process that is involved.”

--Paul McCartney

Art, music, anything of beauty are expressions from and portals to the unknown that will always remain unknown. Neither science nor religion can ever know this unknown. They can only acknowledge its existence. Some call it the realm of the Divine, the realm of Spirituality. “Inspiration” means to be filled with the life force, the breath of spirit and to be moved by it. Those cognizant of this realm don’t attempt to know it or explain it, they merely try to connect with it and remain inspired by it.

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