Submitted by alistairappleton on Wed, 29/09/2010 - 8:27am.
Of course, even when you see the world as a trap and posit a fundamental separation between liberation of self and transformation of society, you can still feel a compassionate impulse to help its suffering beings.
Submitted by alistairappleton on Sat, 25/09/2010 - 10:48am.
Do you wake up as I do, having forgotten what it is that hurts or where, until you move? There is a second of consciousness that is clean again. A second that is you, without memory or experience, the animal warm and waking into a brand new world.
Submitted by alistairappleton on Tue, 14/09/2010 - 3:50pm.
Following the cancellation of the Special Yoga Centre classes due to re-building work, I'm delighted to say we're starting a new eight week evening course at Evolve Wellness Centre in South Kensington.
Submitted by alistairappleton on Mon, 06/09/2010 - 11:33am.
Through November, I'm going to be teaching at the new centre at Spa Road.
It's a beautifully renovated Victorian civic library and is now a centre for Buddhist studies, alternative healing, yoga and meditation. We're delighted to be involved.
Submitted by alistairappleton on Mon, 06/09/2010 - 9:24am.
This is an interesting article by Robert Wright in the New York Times who took a week off from the 'grid' - the Internet, mobile phone, email - while he took a five-day mindfulness retreat. It's thought provoking.