Rohini reads her poem “Performance” which speaks to individuality and Love that dissolves it.
Drawing on Yoga Sūtras 4.3, Rohini explains how, though external causes may seem to drive our reactions, in truth they only create openings for tendencies within us to come out, and we can immunize ourselves through owning those tendencies and achieving nonattachment.
On the anniversary of Baba’s mahasamadhi, Rohini reads her poem “Muktananda’s Gift,” which is dedicated to her Guru.
Rohini discusses the nature and importance of Kundalini, and the necessity of both self effort and Grace.
Rohini reads and discusses her poem “Cruel Pleasure,” which speaks to the choice between Love and one’s “normal” way of operating, which is about power and control.
Rohini reads her short poem titled “Dissolution,” which recounts her Guru’s grace.
Rohini reads a poem she wrote to her Guru, Swami Muktananda Paramahamsa, in honor of Guru Purnima 2018.
Rohini leads a short meditation at the start of one of her group classes. For more videos and lessons, sign up for a free or paid subscription.
Rohini honors her Guru, Swami Muktananda, during his 110th birthday month, with a poem she wrote, “Hymn to Muktananda”. For more videos and lessons, sign up for a free or paid subscription.
Drawing on the legacy of St. Symeon the New Theologian, and on the Bhagavad-Gita and the Jnaneshwari, Rohini explains the importance of understanding one’s motivations for taking up spiritual practice, because not all motivations are equal. For more videos and lessons, sign up for a free or paid subscription.