three hundred million doing hatha yoga isn’t much of a spiritual movement…//In India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wins in Landslide Re-election

We can't solve the politics of India save to note that its incredibly archaic tradition is betraying its future. Consider the still dominant tyranny of caste. We need as outsiders to critique that tradition and forestall the reactionary fascism promoted in secret by the whole guru phenomenon. India is at least a democracy (supposedly)) where … Continue reading three hundred million doing hatha yoga isn’t much of a spiritual movement…//In India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wins in Landslide Re-election

The Rajneesh Chronicles: The True Story of the Cult that Unleashed the First Act of Bioterrorism on U.S. Soil | Tin House

In India, Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh incited his followers to unrestrained sexual license and encouraged them to engage in prostitution and drugsmuggling to feed his endless appetite for money . . . In Oregon, members of his cult launched the first campaign of bio-terrorism in U.S. history and a deranged nurse attempted to create a live … Continue reading The Rajneesh Chronicles: The True Story of the Cult that Unleashed the First Act of Bioterrorism on U.S. Soil | Tin House

 History versus yoga: which is the best ‘path’?

I am often struck by the lack of historical knowledge in the public, a factor often noted. Although knowledge is not the same as that of intelligence the fact remains that historical study is one w… Source: The eonic effect as the ultimate IQ test…? neuroplastic exercises… (IQ versus, high intelligence, low historical knowledge) – … Continue reading  History versus yoga: which is the best ‘path’?