Re: Eckhart Tolle - The Power of Now
- Eckhart Tolle's discussion of his book can be viewed here:
He did a webcast with Oprah - ten classes in all - discussing his
book, "A New Earth". It was a live webcast spanning ten weeks.
Viewer phoned in questions as part of the program.
P.S. Eckhart Tolle is from Norway (or so I heard).
- I had a similiar thought like Arpan who said in message 22722:
"I felt that if he (Eckhart Tolle) had ever met Sri Chinmoy he would
have been so grateful and humbled in his presence. It seems that
there are spiritual teachers on many levels trying to uplift humanity
in every possible way and through all the inevitable avenues of
In the newsletter Inspiration Sun nr.3 Arthada from Vienna, Austria
writes (excerpt from his article A Galaxy of Gurus):
"[...] There is another master living in Croatia who is a disciple of
a disciple of Sri Ramakrishna. Among the disciples of this master are
a husband and wife who are blind. When this couple decided to move to
Vienna several years ago, their master told them that since Vienna
was home to a Sri Chinmoy Centre, this would be an opportunity to
become Sri Chinmoy's disciples[...]
[...] A few months later Sri Chinmoy was planning to give a concert
in Slovenia, which is close to Croatia...Shortly after Sri Chinmoy's
visit to Slovenia the same seeker called me back. He told me that he
went to Slovenia on his own. When he got there he joined the master
and the master's other disciples and they all went to Sri Chinmoy's
concert. He said that he felt he was bathing in a sea of light while
he was there. This experience continued for days after the concert.
He said that he still saw Sri Chinmoy's light everywhere[...]
[...] I was also moved by the Croatian master. His heart was large
enough to offer his own long-term and very devoted disciples to Sri
One of my favourite recordings by Sri Chinmoy is Songs Of The Soul.
At least once a week I am listening to it.
Here is the part to read about The Mind:
The best time."
From 27'000 Aspiration-Plants
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P.S. Dear Natalie, Eckhart Tolle looks a bit like a Norwegian, but
according to wikipedia he was born in Dortmund, Germany in 1948. He
changed his name from Ulrich to Eckhart possibly hinting to the
mystic Master Eckhart who also lived in Gotha, Germany from 1260-1328