Greed or Maia’s Blind Increase

%When through strong unconscious tendencies I wander in samsara (confusion) On the luminous light path Of innate wisdom% Recognizing, nurturing, and replicating the spark of life that survives our Sloth is the realm of the Fifth Pleiadian Sister, Maia the Great, the Beautiful, the Increaser.  The lesson Maia teaches is that exactly what increases is […]

Sloth or Electra’s Strange Attractors

%When through fierce confused projections I wander in samsara (confusion) On the luminous light path Of abandoning all fear% The Fourth Deadly Sin is now better known to us as Depression.  As a Deadly Sin, Sloth is a lethal cocktail of self-justification, resentment, anxiety, isolation, learned helplessness, nostalgia, and self-pity.   Belphegor, the Demon of Sloth, […]

Pride, or the Peacock’s Tail

%When through intense pride I wander in samsara (confusion) On the luminous light path Of the wisdom of equality% From Tibetan Inspiration-Prayer for Deliverance from the Dangerous Pathway of the Bardo by Chongyam Trungpa The Seven Deadly Sins are often associated with specific colors and animals. Lust is usually blue and associated with the Bull […]

Wrath or Taygete the Golden Hind

%When through intense aggression I wander in samsara (confusion) On the luminous light path Of mirror-like wisdom% From Tibetan Inspiration-Prayer for Deliverance from the Dangerous Pathway of the Bardo by Chongyam Trungpa Wrath may be the most socially acceptable and visible of the Deadly Sins in our culture as it is now encapsulated in the […]

Lust or Pleione the Pursued

Lust %When through intense desire I wander in samsara (confusion) On the luminous light- path Of discriminating wisdom% From Tibetan Inspiration-Prayer for Deliverance from the Dangerous Pathway of the Bardo by Chongyam Trungpa In many indigenous traditions, work on the spiritual path is rewarded by a handful of seeds. The information held in the DNA […]