Attributes necessary for spiritual progress I started out writing this article thinking in terms of obstacles to progress on the spiritual path, but fairly quickly it turned into an article about the attributes necessary for spiritual progress. We all start out in life with the seeds of these attributes in us, but along [...]
Therapy versus Spiritual Guidance. I have been asked to write here about the difference between psychological therapy and spiritual guidance. Good question, since on the surface they can look very much alike. And, in fact they are different sections from the same continuum – on the scale of human healing or development from immaturity [...]
I haven’t been getting around to writing articles for the site recently, so I thought I’d share excerpts from some recent emails. Most of my writing at the moment takes place through email dialogue with seekers who contact me through the site. This was how I communicated with my own teacher, Art Ticknor, and [...]
Self-inquiry is Experiential Self-inquiry is Experiential I am often asked how exactly does one practice self-inquiry. I think the best way I can explain it is to give an example of how a situation could be used in this way. Let’s imagine a situation where you are talking with a friend and the [...]
Tess Hughes ‘The Non-Event Of No Self’ Interview by Renate McNay This interview was done with Tess Hughes by Conscious TV in 2011. Tess is a spiritually awakened woman from Galway, Ireland who had been seeking spiritual fruition for around 33 years. During those years she drank from the cups of Christianity, Buddhism, Vedanta, Sufism, [...]
This talk was given at the TAT Foundation Spring meeting in West Virginia, U.S.A in April 2011.