5-8 September 2019, NetherlandThis group is for announcements, discussion, and information relevant to the conference and to help organisers and attenders stay in contact. This is going to be a very special event and there will be plenty going on in the lead up.See More
"Beautifully said, David, and so true. All our ideas are concepts, and though they can be so useful in providing precision to our thinking, they can never in themselves embody ultimate truth. And even that language “ultimate truth” is a…"
Originally from California, I've lived in Ireland since 1991. A spiritual seeker since a young age, destiny has taken me to many teachers, many spiritual traditions. My experiences with Amida Trust as a student on the Buddhist Psychotherapy training--and with Dharmavidya in particular--made a profound impact upon me. Yoga has always been my main practice, and I've taught in my own small private studio for a long time. I recently trained in Vedic Astrology. But these things are all just part of the "tool box". My interest in working with people involves facilitating transformation, theirs as well as my own. I have three grown sons and two granddaughters, as well as a very large extended family, mostly in California. I'm feeling the passage of time very poignantly these days, so savouring every experience that comes my way. Nature, solitude, simplicity, sunshine, as well as conviviality, all bring me much joy.
How did you hear about Eleusis?
From my involvement with Amida, I first went to the centre in France. News updates have come to me via Facebook so I've been vaguely aware of some of the changes going on there.
Is your primary interest...
Attending courses, Holiday/Recuperation, Group Retreats, Personal Retreat, Personal Therapy
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“Do we know what it means to be struck by grace? It does not mean that we suddenly believe that God exists, or that Jesus is the saviour, or that the Bible contains the truth. Grace strikes us when we are in great pain and restlessness. It strikes us when we walk through the dark Valley of a meaningless and empty life. It strikes us when we feel that our separation is deeper than usual, because we have violated another life, a life which we loved, or from which we were estranged. It strikes us… Continue
I have recently been made aware of a practice known asHo’ponopono.Ho’ponoponois an ancient Hawaiian healing practice,based on universal forgiveness, that was rediscovered and popularised in the 80s. A man called Joe Vitale(Hawaiian I think) became enchanted by the practice after his daughter was healed from an…
My children, Floor and I have been at Eleusis for a week visiting Dharmavidya. He had had another attack of new embolisms in his lungs a few weeks ago, and had gone to see a specialist at the hospital who then kept him in the hospital for just under a week and was back home the day before we arrived.
When we arrived, he told us of another serious blockage problem. He lives in the countryside, quite remote, and is on…