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2012, the Mayan Calendar, and the Yugas

September 6th, 2011 | 3 Comments »

I am often asked if there is any correlation or relationship between the Mayan Calendar – with its looming date of December 21, 2012 – and the yugas. There are, in fact, several intriguing parallels. Same Starting Date First, the Mayan Calendar begins in 3114 BC. The yuga cycle, being a recurring cycle, doesn’t have […]

Magnetricity: The Next Form of Energy?

May 26th, 2011 | 2 Comments »

Could “magnetricity” be the next new form of energy? Two recent discoveries point to the possibility. One is a very recent discovery made by a team of University of Michigan scientists led by Stephen Rand: “…when light is traveling through a material that does not conduct electricity, the light field can generate magnetic effects that […]

Ben Franklin: A Founding Father of Dwapara Yuga?

March 29th, 2011 | 6 Comments »

Born in 1706, Benjamin Franklin came into the world just a few years after Dwapara Yuga began in 1700. Franklin’s amazing life gives us a fascinating view of the transition the world went through as the old forms and material view of Kali Yuga fell away and the new consciousness of Dwapara Yuga began to […]

Think energy. Think energetically. By Swami Kriyananda

March 17th, 2011 | No Comments »

I am very pleased to be able to provide this “guest post” by Swami Kriyananda, a direct disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda. Kriyananda learned about the yugas and many future trends directly from Yogananda. Yogananda was himself a direct disciple of Sri Yukteswar, who wrote the Holy Science in which the yugas are described. From Swami […]