I do have more to say, and show, about our recent trip to SE Asia, but this pic says a lot, and will need to suffice until I whittle down my 650 or so photos to something easier to view and parse into a few blog posts for you. Last Thursday evening, our friends in […]Read more "Manila, live"
Bhairava mudra is, like other mudras, a pose formed with the hands. I often use it when sitting quietly, sometimes when I meditate. For me, the gesture is graceful, and is symbolic of bounty, openness, and love. I learned the mudra from part of a yoga DVD: “…Rest one palm on top of the other, […]Read more "The skull in Bhairava’s hands"
Why didn’t anyone ever tell me how excellent a music show at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand can be? This year there were two shows that I wanted to see: Dwight Yoakam, who opened for Sheryl Crow, and a few days later, Michael Franti with Spearhead. For several years, the fair had repelled me. Crowds, […]Read more "Bright Lights and Great, Great Music"