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The new quilt of humanity

The old threads are unraveling,
Get your needles ready.

raw, skinless, bruised, baffled

I am here raw, skinless, bruised, baffled,integrated, incarnated, initiated,basking in the softest compassion,held in a majestic freedom and joy,utterly in awe and in love,with myself. My underworld journey these past years has been brutal, disintegrative,healing,...

Feeling our way into Goddess

You don’t have to wait until this irritation goes away—or until this sadness turns all pink and frilly,or until you manage to cool your anger,or no longer have fear—before you can live in the FREEDOM and LOVE of the Goddess. Walking the Goddess Path we sooner or later...

Dharma Talk with Sukhvinder and Chameli (video)

An exquisitely potent conversation between Sukhvinder and Chameli in which they weave the depths of their spiritual practice into the challenges and potential of social justice and shadow work.

Jai Ambe ~ Sung by the Yogini Circle (music)

A recording of the Yogini Circle singing the Jai Ambe in our Yogini Ashram in India, 2018.

I Take My Seat as a Yogini

Reflections on the significance of community and what it means to take our seat as Yoginis in this modern world.

The Soul Misses the Body

By Andrea Gibson  Imagine when a human dies, the soul misses the body, actually grieves the loss of its hands and all they could hold, misses the throat closing shy reading out loud on the first day of school. Imagine the soul misses the stubbed toe, the loose tooth,...

Who is MahaMaya? (video)

The magnificent MahaMaya arises out of ancient roots, appearing as perhaps the most paradoxical Goddess throughout the eastern tantric traditions. She is both the Great Liberator who awakens us from the illusion of separation, and the very veil of ignorance that makes us forget the union we are made of.

The Heart of Inner Yoga Practice

Our inner yoga is a practice of returning to the movement within all things, a throb so intimate, so available…right here.
 A relaxing into the pulse of self-arising wisdom.

The Soul Misses the Body

The Soul Misses the Body

By Andrea Gibson  Imagine when a human dies, the soul misses the body, actually grieves the loss of its hands and all they could hold, misses the throat closing shy reading out loud on the first day of school. Imagine the soul misses the stubbed toe, the loose tooth,...

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raw, skinless, bruised, baffled

raw, skinless, bruised, baffled

I am here raw, skinless, bruised, baffled,integrated, incarnated, initiated,basking in the softest compassion,held in a majestic freedom and joy,utterly in awe and in love,with myself. My underworld journey these past years has been brutal, disintegrative,healing,...

read more
Feeling our way into Goddess

Feeling our way into Goddess

You don’t have to wait until this irritation goes away—or until this sadness turns all pink and frilly,or until you manage to cool your anger,or no longer have fear—before you can live in the FREEDOM and LOVE of the Goddess. Walking the Goddess Path we sooner or later...

read more

Who is MahaMaya? (video)

The magnificent MahaMaya arises out of ancient roots, appearing as perhaps the most paradoxical Goddess throughout the eastern tantric traditions. She is both the Great Liberator who awakens us from the illusion of separation, and the very veil of ignorance that makes us forget the union we are made of.

read more