Woman as Personification of Nature

Nicholas and Helena Roerich believed in the essential goodness life, love, nature and the spirit of human-kind.  They created the ‘Banner of the East’ series reflecting the world’s religious teachers, Jesus, Mohammed, Moses, Confucius, and Buddha, Indian and Christian saints and sages. They shared the unity of religious traditions and the common roots of man’s Read More

Unfoldment of Self

FLOWERS are a symbol of self-enfoldment, the perfection and totality of all that we are. As spiritual beings, embodying our sacred humanhood, we are destined to evolve and expand, unfold and blossom, while returning to common-union, communion with Source, God, the Universal One. In India their symbol is the thousand-petalled lotus, as in the Christian Read More

Prayer to the Four Winds

EAST. We greet you, O Spirit of the East. You usher in the dawn on your breeze; you stretch forth your fingers and paint our skies. We honor you for your presence. SOUTH. We greet you, O Spirit of the South. You thaw and soften the coldness of our world; and nudge the seedlings to Read More

The Prayer of Saint Francis of Assisi

Pope Francis shared ~ “I Am asking all of you to assume the role of protectors. We are all protectors of Creation, protectors of the Plan of God, which is written in Nature. We are protectors of one another and of the environment. But it is not allowed that signs of destruction and death accompany Read More

The Glastonbury Invocation

There is a Source of Love Which is the Heart of all Life Let that Love flow Source to Earth, heart to heart. There is a Source of Light Which is the Mind of all Life Let that Light flow Source to Earth, mind to mind There is a Source of Power Which is the Read More

The Four Immeasurables

Loving-kindness — Compassion — Sympathetic Joy — Equanimity They are the sublime expressions of Love ~ The essential nature and radiance of the enlightened heart. They are also known as the Four Limitless Ones, The Divine Abodes, The Four Sublime States, and the Brahmaviharas. They are called immeasurable because their capacity to purify the heart Read More