Sikh Dharma and Eckhart

I have been listening to the meaning of Japji Sahib from Guru Granth Sahib and also reading Eckhart Tolle’s New Earth and it is amazing what they have in common. As far as I have been able to gather Japji Sahib is filled with examples of how to come to terms with and live in hukam (order of God). There...

Eckhart the genius

I finally got round to reading Eckhart’s New Earth. What a masterpiece. I have only finished the third chapter so far but his is the best explaination on ego and soul that I have found, understand and can relate to. The best thing I can quote from the book is about the ego and the awareness of the...

Conversation with yourself

I found this really amusing. Listening to Eckhart Tolle on the Oprah Winfrey show, I heard him talk about how we have conversations with ourself. How we refer to ourselves as second person. For example, I might ask myself “what are you going to do about it”. It is almost like there is me but...