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Eckhart Tolle – Enjoying Every Moment

Posted in documentaries, Eckhart Tolle, The Spirit with tags , , , , on July 3, 2014 by jason elijah

This is an excellent and inspiring documentary about Eckhart Tolle and his work, spreading the gospel of the Now.

Eckhart Tolle: Conversations on Compassion

Posted in Eckhart Tolle, The Spirit with tags , , , , , , on March 5, 2013 by jason elijah

On February 12, 2013, Eckhart Tolle participated in the Conversations on Compassion interview series at Stanford University in California, hosted by Dr. James Doty.

Eckhart Tolle: breathe to feel at ease

Posted in Eckhart Tolle, The Spirit, what I'm reading with tags , , , , , , , , on January 16, 2013 by jason elijah

Eckhart Tolle

Here is a simple but very useful lesson from Eckhart Tolle about thinking, breathing and awareness.

Thinking is no more than a tiny aspect of the totality of consciousness, the totality of who you are.

Time is seen as the endless succession of moments, some “good”, some “bad”….

Yet, if you look more closely, that is to say, through your own immediate experience, you find that there are not many moments at all.

Most egos have conflicting wants. They want different things at different times or may not even know what they want…

…except that they don’t want what is: the present moment.

Be aware of your breathing. Notice how this takes attention away from your thinking and creates space.

Eckhart Tolle in conversation…

Posted in Eckhart Tolle, Marianne Williamson, The Spirit with tags , , , , , , , , , on December 25, 2012 by jason elijah

Eckhart Tolle’s meditative talks about “the eternal now” are wonderful and inspiring, but his conversations with other people can sometimes be more accessible and give yet another perspective. In these seven videos, Eckhart Tolle talks with Marianne Williamson, Neale Donald Walsch, Ram Dass, Bradley Horowitz, the Dalai Lama (with others), Ken Robinson and Oprah Winfrey. Really good stuff.

Eckhart Tolle and Marianne Williamson
(no longer on youtube)

Eckhart Tolle and Neale Donald Walsch
(no longer on youtube)

Eckhart Tolle and Ram Dass
(no longer on youtube)

Eckhart Tolle and Bradley Horowitz:
Talks at Google

Eckhart Tolle and The Dalai Lama
(no longer on youtube)

Eckhart Tolle and Ken Robinson
(no longer on youtube)

Oprah Winfrey’s Soul Series with Eckhart Tolle (3 parts)

Eckhart Tolle: thoughts create the ego

Posted in Eckhart Tolle, The Spirit with tags , , , on March 3, 2011 by jason elijah

In this video, Eckhart Tolle is asked, “Is the ego the source of our thoughts or are our thoughts generated elsewhere and pass through the ego?”

He begins by saying, “There is no ego apart from thoughts. The identification with thoughts is ego. But the thoughts that go through your mind, of course, are linked to the collective mind of the culture you live in, humanity as a whole, so they are not your thoughts as such, but you pick most of them up from the collective (most of them). And so, you identify with thinking and the identification with thinking becomes ego, which means simply that you believe in every thought that arises and you derive your sense of who you are from what your mind is telling you who you are. Opinions, viewpoints, ‘that’s me.'”

Watch the rest here…

Eckhart Tolle says stop seeking

Posted in Eckhart Tolle, The Spirit with tags , , , , on January 3, 2011 by jason elijah

“It is true that the great obstacle for, especially the spiritual seeker, is the fact that they are seeking for something.” – Eckhart Tolle

Eckhart Tolle – Finding Your Life’s Purpose

Posted in Eckhart Tolle, The Spirit with tags , , , on May 27, 2010 by jason elijah

This great Eckhart Tolle talk is now available on youtube. Listening to Eckhart is a meditation in itself. Good stuff!

(watch more on youtube)


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