Articles and Stories
Articles and Stories by Alesha Thorpe
The Ever-Transcending Goal – For as long as I can remember, competing at the Olympics has been a fairytale-dream of mine...
My Life's Adventures – My whole life has been so much fun and I feel very grateful for the opportunities and experiences I have had. Every moment in my life has lead me to where I am right now and there is no other place in the universe I would rather be!
Having a Spiritual Teacher – When we want to learn a musical instrument we go to a teacher who is accomplished in this field and we take lessons.
A Life-Changing Opportunity – After attending the meditation classes offered at the Sri Chinmoy Centre and experiencing for myself the lasting peace and inner happiness that was beginning to bloom in my life, I was growing an inner hunger to discover more about spirituality.
Meditation Nights at the Sri Chinmoy Centre – Our Centre meditation nights are a highlight in my week, when I always have my best meditations and my aspiration seems to multiply.
The Magic of Mornings and the Joy of Running – Unleash the weapons! Slay the dragons! For the treasure that lies beyond is definitely worth it!
A Great Way To Start The Day – Running... out onto the fog-laden street. My cold limbs reluctantly awake.
My Room – I love coming home to my room. Everything about it inspires me and reminds me of what is important in my life.
Reflections From The World Harmony Run – Fifty-two kilometres we had covered since daybreak, only eight to go...
Auckland Joy Weekend – Meditation: Solitary? Secluded? A retreat from the world? A life of austerities, spiritual disciplines and world renunciation? FAR FROM IT!!!
Spiritual Friends – Spiritual friends are more like brothers and sisters. Underneath our differences, personalities and individualities lies a very familiar oneness, a deep love and a unique understanding. I feel this with every person that I have begun to know on Sri Chinmoy's path – the 'path of the heart'.