“Dukha, the bad stuff, happens to everyone. We must stop feeding our stress phobia thinking we are trying to eradicate the bad stuff. The real obstacle to spiritual practice is thinking that to be happy we must be stress-free. Obstacles are not the problem. Life is full of setbacks, traffic jams, heart breaks and road blocks. It is our reaction and hostaging of energy that is the real block to our happiness. Learning how to stress successfully is the answer to staying zen.”
Om Gam Ganapataye Namaha
#Mantra Defined: In the mythic storytelling of #Ganesha, the well loved deity to whom we chant to help us remain friendly with our obstacles.
Mantra “I Simplify”:
Take this quick simplification personal assessment. Remove your own obstacles.
Where am I? Where would I like to be? (in relation to these)
–Being busy and overwhelmed
–Putting the needs of others first
–Inner Peace and fulfillment
#TGIF #Ganesh Lens: #Bali
In this video you’ll find out:
1. I am a goofball and I crack myself up.
2. Jim is waaaay cooler (and taller) than I am.
3. You can smell incense by watching this.
4. We love Bali.
5. Magic is real.
Learn more alchemytoursi.com come take a ride with me to #Bali 3/27-4/3.
Read here in Jim Beckwith’s own words, why it’s not that far. “Time is Elastic”
#travel #namastehighfive #adventure #transformation #yogaretreat
There are experiences where you feel your breath grow more peaceful. Walking through Bali’s Rice Fields is one of those places. It is
In Bali Rice is Life.
Even UNESCO recognized the Rice fields as as world heritage activity. Their 1000 year history tells the story of the Balinese people. In talking to anyone you can ask them about rice and they will share fables learned as children about the lessons of Rice. It is their teacher.
You feel this impact when you stand still in a rice field and just listen. The ancients seem to speak to you even if you’ve never heard them before. The
“Traveling is like talking to men of other centuries.” – Descartes
Come see these with Alchemy Tours March 2 – April 3, 2016 Ubud Bali Yoga Retreat