Hindu community leader Rajan Zed to open Utah congressional sessions with Hindu invocation

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On March 13 and 14, Hindu chaplain and statesman Rajan Zed will open Utah’s congressional sessions with Hindu prayer in the House and Senate, respectively. Both original Sanskrit and English translations of the prayer will be recited. The Sanskrit language is one of the world’s most ancient and is considered sacred among Hindus. Included in […]

Rumi: Beyond the mind, into the heart

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Jung Society reprises Coleman Barks and cellist Eugene Friesen on February 17 “Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond” – Rumi (The Guest House) No one speaks about the heart quite like 13th century mystical Persian Sufi poet Jelaluddin Rumi. Rumi’s lifelong journey from modern day Afghanistan […]

On The Path: Thomas McConkie of Lower Lights Sangha

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Insights from life’s journeys, by members of CATALYST’s Community Resource Directory: “What has set you on your path? Where and how did your journey begin that has led you to this moment and place?” This month’s contributor is Thomas McConkie of Lower Lights Sangha: I experienced a faith healing when I was 12 that opened up […]

The Arrow of Destiny

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Ever wonder what your life is all about? Join the crowd. Every religion offers a reassuring (and/or frightening) story to rescue humanity from this existential question. But what if there is no universal answer, and each individual life is meant to align with a unique “arrow of destiny,” a chain of events starting long before […]

Chakra Series: Chakra Seven

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The Sanskrit name of the seventh center, sahasara, translates roughly as “the thousand-petaled lotus.” The first chakra anchors the roots of our being within the Earth. From the crown chakra flowers our consciousness with which we can become aware of and begin to comprehend the cosmos.

Chakra Series: Chakra Six

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Through the fifth chakra we experienced the vibrations of sound. Through the sixth, carried on the vibrations of light, we can transcend physical limitation and journey to other dimensions and realms. Here through meditation, visions and dreams we can summon the power of color and light. Cultures throughout history have understood this possibility. Since the […]

 
 
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