"Because we all share an identical need for love, it is possible to feel that anybody we meet, in whatever circumstances, is a brother or sister. No matter how new the face or how different the dress and behavior, there is no significant division between us and other people. It is foolish to dwell on external differences, because our basic natures are the same."
We're in a time when interest and acceptance of yoga and meditation is mushrooming. There are more and more people practicing yoga, and there are centres for the study of integrative medicine at many major universities now. Numerous scientists, doctors and wellness providers are studying the benefits of yoga or using it in their practices.
I think we're entering into a new view of our community here on Earth, and organizations such as the Laszlo Institute of New Paradigm Research, the Global Coherence Project and Global Consciousness Project are beginning to support the notion that we are all deeply connected.
I feel that this is reflected in the words of the Dalai Lama:
I know some of you have similar interests, so I'd love to know what you're doing, to hear your thoughts and ideas, and perhaps establish collaborations. Please reach out via my contact page.