Category Archives: Arunachala

Sunrise Silence

Namaste EveryONE!  We are soon leaving Tiruvannamalai, South India and heading for Kodaikanal – in the same state of Tamil Nadu but at higher altitude (an nice escape from the approaching heat!). Our stay there will be outside the main … Continue reading

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None and All

It was the lotus pond sparkling in the sun, it was the waving of the flame before the shrine of a little known awakened one, it was the dog drinking my chai. *  It was the sharing of simple food … Continue reading

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Peace Monkey Mountain

It is… a warm morning walking down the rocky slope of the Mountain Arunachala. Butterflies flit from from flower to flower, trees and plants sway in the breeze, and bird calls dance on the wind. More than halfway down the … Continue reading

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Sweet Now Year

Sweetness is in the air….it comes in surprising ways, in the most unexpected moments when hearts touch. This morning I was walking down from Skandashram, the cave site on the Mountain Arunachala where the great sage Ramana Maharshi lived for … Continue reading

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Green Awakening

Today a friend and I walked the 14 km. (81/2 mile) circuit around the Mountain Arunachala. For those not familiar, Arunachala is a potent abode of deep peace in South India. The Mountain’s  presence attracts people from all walks of … Continue reading

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