Light of the Spirit Podcast
About This Show
Podcasts by Abbot George Burke of Light of the Spirit Monastery on meditation, yoga, practical spiritual life, and remarkable spiritual people he has known. Podcasts will include talks on Original Christianity and Original Yoga, Om Meditation, the necessity for vegetarianism in spiritual life, Jesus in India, and much more.
Most Recent Episode
Vegetarianism: Radio Interview with Abbot George, Part 2
In a followup to the interview about vegetarianism that Bianca Vlahos did with Abbot George in late September on the radio station PBA-FM in Adelaide, South Australia, she again interviewed Abbot George last week on October 22nd. The subject was vegetarianism again, as the topic is so vast and important. Below you can listen to the interview.
Click here to listen to Vegetarianism: an Interview of Abbot George on Australian Radio, Part 2 if you do not see the player above. The podcast length is 33:59 minutes.
Limited Time Sale: Dhammapada for Awakening, only 99¢
This week we are offering the ebook version of The The Dhammapada for Awakening: A Commentary on Buddha’s Practical Wisdom at Amazon for only 99¢! (Amazon Kindle files can be played on any computer or digital device by downloading the Kindle app here—no Kindle needed.)
Learn how you can effectively lead a spiritual life in the modern world.
The Dhammapada for Awakening brings a refreshing and timely perspective to ancient wisdom and showing seekers of inner peace practical ways to improve their inner lives today.
Drawing on the proven wisdom of different ancient traditions, and the contemporary masters of spiritual life, as well as his own studies and first-hand knowledge of the mystical traditions of East and West, Abbot George illumines the practical wisdom of Buddha in the Dhammapada, and more importantly, and make thatmakes that teaching relevant to present day spiritual seekers.
Here is what Anna Hourihan, author, editor, and publisher at Vedanta Shores Press says:
“In this compelling book, Abbot George Burke brings his considerable knowledge and background in Christian teachings and the Vedic tradition of India to convey a practical understanding of the teachings of the Buddha. …This is a book you’ll
Rated 5 out of
Memories of a Spiritual Giant
Abbot George relates his encounters with the God-man, Swami Sivananda of Rishikesh, with vivid and amusing detail. This is a podcast well worth listening to both for the portrait of Swami Sivananda and for the teaching which Abbot George draws from his time with this saint.
Date published: 2015-03-03