Year: 2021

Knowing Your Divine Purpose – Unity of Kanawha Valley Sunday Service Talk – Part 1 – March 14, 2010 Theater entrance sign

What’s your role in the divine drama? A lot of people make a big deal about that. Your role in the divine drama is whatever you’re doing right now. In

Harmonizing and Empowering Your Spiritual and Worldly Intentions for the New Year – January 2022 Webinar

Join me on the First Full Moon of 2022 to meditate and set our worthwhile intentions for the New Year. The ultimate purpose of our life is to wake up

Commentary on Being Your Eternal Self Sunlight in a wooded area

The focus of this talk is on knowing the eternal Self. I want to encourage being the eternal Self rather than thinking about knowing this eternal Self. There’s this Witnessing

Centering Meditation from Asheville, NC Sri Ramana Maharshi Portrait

This post is a transcript of a guided meditation. I encourage you to meditate along with the video after familiarizing yourself with the procedure. Turn your attention within. Begin by

3-Hour Online Holy Season Meditation Invitation for December 2021

Join us on December 19th, 2021 starting at 1 PM Eastern Time Zone for a 3-hour Holy Season Meditation. This event will occur online, via Zoom. We  will come together

Q&A #2 on the Spiritual Path 3/3 Sunlit path through the woods

Ryan begins this Q&A with a discussion of The Greatness of Saturn, an astrological text about the planet Saturn, which illustrates the idea that we experience what is within us.

Q&A #2 on the Spiritual Path 2/3 Buddha statue with Sun in background

In this video, Ryan continues answering questions from Kriya Yoga students: As a Witnessing Presence, I still retain a form of identity or separateness from the world. That’s the first

Q&A #2 on the Spiritual Path 1/3 Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, Swami Sri Yukteswar, Paramahansa Yogananda, Roy Eugene Davis

In this video series, Ryan answers questions about Kriya Yoga: 1. Should I try to breathe deeply throughout the meditation process? Deep breathing is usually not sustained. When thoughts slow

Is the Guru-Disciple (Teacher-Student) Relationship Important in Kriya Yoga?

Please take some time to listen to this presentation by Kriya Yoga Teacher Christopher Sartain from Chile. Chris has been a long time spiritual friend. I have always been impressed