Bija's Blog

Like many artists, I've expressed myself through the creation of several bodies of work. I've explored ideas, themes, or insights through multiple pieces across various mediums: film, poetry, books, photography, and music.

Each body of work is designed to create meaningful conversations for you to engage in, be curious about and go out and live.

The most interesting topics I've explored are around self-awareness, personal growth, and using the power of consciousness to engage in living a creative and well life.

Join me and let me know what you think and feel.

Yoga Sutra, ch. 2, v. 35:

When one perseveres in non-violence, hostility vanishes in their presence.

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In every ritual, from the simplest to the most elaborate, from the spiritual to the mundane, the steps involved are very much the same:  geometry, structure, rhythm, and intent.

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Show of hands — how many of you check your email first thing in the morning, before even getting out of bed? How many of you scroll through your Facebook feeds just before falling asleep?

My guess is, most of you.

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While meditation is an ancient science that’s survived for thousands of years, the practice itself is surprisingly simple. 

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"I think I'll go on a walkabout to find out what it's all about," sing the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

Ever take a walk and just think about things? 

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When I think of purity I think of pure, crystal-clear water, or pure, clean mountain air. But what does practicing purity look like?

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