Monthly Archives: November 2012

Walking the Peace Mountain

DIPAM November 27, 2012 Photos from the Street, A Crazy-Graceful Indian Celebration Dipam is the time of year when a flame is lit on top of the sacred Mountain Arunachala in South India – a flame so large it can … Continue reading

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Sound Into Silence

It has been said the first sound to emerge from the Void was Om. And since the emergence of the first sound, there has been an explosion of sound on planet earth –  from the splash of rain on water, … Continue reading

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Silence Solid as a Mountain

Arunachala – the mystery Mountain in South India – a Holy Hill emanating a great silence, a core-deep peace. Life is manifesting around this Hill, in the temples and shrines where gods and goddesses are worshipped, on the sidewalk where orange-clad men … Continue reading

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The Eternal Sage

Nearly all of mankind is more or less unhappy because nearly all do not know the true Self. Real happiness abides in Self-knowledge alone. All else is fleeting. To know one’s Self is to be blissful always. – Ramana Maharshi … Continue reading

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India Shanti

GREETINGS ALL! Smallpebbles Blog has been interrupted due to internet problems here in India. The problem is being sorted out – will post more soon. Please check back, hope to have a new post up within a few days. in … Continue reading

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