As we go through childhood, we enter into agreements that are usually about taking on problems which belong not to us but rather to people around us. It starts with our parents and siblings and goes on to include just about everyone else. At some point in life we start realizing those agreements are actually [...]
A Course In Miracles says; what we can see with our eyes, our physical side, is not real, thus it does not exist. The real part of us, according to Rumi, is hidden in plain sight. As we grow up learning to ignore the hidden and real part of ourselves, we basically end up [...]
There is a way to get There from Here. The whole way does not appear at once. But it does somehow appear as you see the need for your next step. As you bring yourself to the threshold of your transformation. It starts by a process of understanding that, There is not there at all, [...]
One of the most consequential lies in our space is our belief in death. It becomes a source of fear as if everything will become nothing as soon as we separate from our physical bodies. The fact is that one cannot believe in life and death at the same time. Life is eternal. It did [...]
I left Iran in 1973, when I was 19 and went to France. I graduated college over there and came to San Francisco to continue studying. I was a filmmaking student. After college, I was a war reporter in the Middle East for 3 years with my former wife.
First Thing: When someone complains about “Their Life”,-more on this in the second thing- to me it’s the same as if someone was complaining about the wallpaper on the lock screen of their smart phone. “I hate my phone” I heard a friend say, “I can’t take it anymore. I need a new phone.” [...]