How to Overcome Dry Spells in Meditation

Have you ever experienced a dry spell in your meditation practice? Recently, I started to notice that my meditations were becoming increasingly difficult.  What was the problem? I didn’t realize until I found the answer. One day before meditation, I randomly opened up The Essence of Self-realization to this excerpt: “While meditating, don’t concentrate on the results of meditation. Meditate, rather, to please God. If you seek results, you will be disappointed if they don’t come. “In the Bhagavad Gita, … Read More

Divine Delight

Have you ever experienced highway hypnosis? This is a trance-like state while you are driving a car responding to external events in the expected, safe manner with no recollection of doing so. You arrive in your driveway and think, “How did I get home?” Advertisers are aware of this phenomenon and that’s why they use billboards to advertise to a “captive” highway audience.  Here is a funny example of two billboards right next to each other. Would you be more … Read More

The Most Important Work

“I had no idea what you were doing was so important!” This message came to me shortly after my mom left her body in early 2020. Recently, after a year of battling Lyme disease, I was able to recommit to co-leading our spiritual community in Los Angeles. During meditation, I felt Paramhansa Yogananda say, “I’ve got big plans for you.”  “You have a big work to do here.” Swami Kriyananda said these words to me three times while he was … Read More

A Hong-Sau Takeover

When Dr. Lewis first met Paramhansa Yogananda, the guru said to his first kriya yoga disciple in America, “Will you always love me as I love you?”  Even though Dr. Lewis was meeting Yogananda for the first time, he felt an irresistible divine love and attraction to the young Indian Swami. Dr. Lewis said, “Yes, I give you my unconditional love.” Rubbing his hands together, Yogananda replied, “Good, now I can take charge of your life.” What does it mean … Read More

The Kriya Yoga Conspiracy

There are a number of conspiracy theories swirling around the global pandemic. Here are some I’ve heard: Some people are calling it the “plan-demic” – a pre-programmed communist propaganda campaign to conquer America. The technocratic elite are trying to dominate and own the mind of the little man by using the media to induce tacit compliance. 5G-Coronavirus connection in Wuhan and the WHO trying to vaccinate the masses and trim down the world population. And, you know, there may well … Read More