Robert Rosenbaum joins Raghu to debate being right here now, Qigong, Zen, Taoism, reality, intercourse, and his new e book on the Surangama Sutra.
Robert Rosenbaum, Ph.D. is a medical neuropsychologist and psychotherapist within the San Francisco Bay space, a Zen apply chief and senior trainer of Dayan Qigong, and a mountaineer. He brings a lifetime of apply to the moment-by-moment harmonization of physique, thoughts, and spirit. Try his superb new e book,
Being Right here Now // Enjoyment & Appreciation
Robert Rosenbaum Ph.D. joins Raghu for a dialog round how Be Right here Now, Qigong, Taoism, and Zen helped inform his life on the religious path, remodeling him from a inflexible practitioner centered on intense apply, and as an alternative right into a flowing particular person within the spirt who is concentrated on presence, enjoyment, and appreciation. By way of this lens, Raghu talks about Maharaj-ji’s easy directions to feed individuals, love individuals, and serve individuals.
“I don’t just like the phrase apply. It’s: How do I am going about having fun with my life? How do I am going about appreciating?” – Robert Rosenbaum, Ph.D.
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Robert shares a narrative with Raghu about his time in Nepal, and the hilarious and potent lesson he discovered about meditation from the act of constantly bumping his head on the doorsill after the periods. Subsequent, he explores how on this transient world of senses and sense object, all the things will fail you in some unspecified time in the future—so when all the things fails you, what do you flip to? From right here, they get into speak on Qigong, consciousness, and letting go.
“There’s nothing on this sensory world that may be grasped, there’s nothing you possibly can completely depend on besides issues being precisely as they’re. Within the Surangama Sutra they are saying, ‘No matter apply you’re doing, cease doing that apply and simply go to the enlightened foundation of that apply.’ To which my associates say, ‘Yeah, effectively, how do you try this?’ That’s the query: When all the things fails you, the place are you? What do you go to?” – Robert Rosenbaum, Ph.D.
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The Clear Mirror of Actuality // Qigong & Zen // Fact & Intercourse (37:00)
What occurs when a mirror faces a mirror? Peering by means of this heady lens, Robert and Raghu talk about the clear mirror of actuality, and what we will study by means of trying in one other’s eyes. From right here, they discover the complimentary connection between Qigong and Zen. Then, they share on the significance of reality, talk about intercourse and spirituality, and discover extra themes from Robert’s new e book,
“Fact exists nevertheless it simply received’t keep nonetheless.” – Robert Rosenbaum, Ph.D.
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