Serpent Ring And The Magic of Acceptance

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Kiri 16GB sd card 5294I met a wild looking sadhu on the way up to Skand Ashram many moons ago, and noticed that he wore incredible jewelry, all in the shape of serpents, and fashioned of copper and gold.

He told me a jeweler in a town far away had made it for him. I asked if he could make me a ring, and he agreed. I gave him an advance and the ring came as promised—a golden serpent coiled like the kundalini with a small ruby for an eye.

I have grown to love this ring for it represents my passion for the serpent fire (Kundalini)—which is nothing less than the energy of primal mind that fuels the process of enlightenment. Nothing but this fiery energy can halt the power of my chaotic mind, and I use a kundalini practice as a base for Atma-Vichara, Self-Investigation or the Direct Path, as taught by Ramana Maharshi.

Anyway, my friend James recently…

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8 thoughts on “Serpent Ring And The Magic of Acceptance

    1. India can be difficult at first…you need to find “your” spot…and I find it works best if one comes here for spiritual reasons…meaning to further explore a particular path. But then again we do get regular tourists. You should read Lonely Planet or another good guide before you venture here. Much love!

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