The Sivananda Book of Yoga

The Sivananda Book of Yoga

The Sivananda Book of Yoga: this milestone guide was first published in 1983, and is no longer in print, having been supplanted by more recent versions. However, in our opinion, this version is the original and best, and remains a classic guide to Yoga to this day.The...

read more
Fortress New Zealand

Fortress New Zealand

Fortress New Zealand: this book was written in 2007 by Robin Scott during his time in New Zealand (2006-11). It focuses on the emerging information at that time about global warming and climate change, and its predicted effects on New Zealand.Much of this information...

read more
We all need to reconnect at the Heart level…

We all need to reconnect at the Heart level…

“Protect your personal freedoms by buying this T-shirt and, most importantly, wearing it in public often, please, to help get the word out: we all need to reconnect at the Heart level…”At the beginning of June, I wrote a short verse about the Coronavirus lockdown,...

read more
Bliss lies on the other side of your Fear

Bliss lies on the other side of your Fear

People sometimes say to me about Cannabis "Oh, but it makes me paranoid, makes me anxious, gives me a panic attack" and so on. I just replied to a young friend who asked me about this: "The anxiety is already there within you; the Cannabis makes you more aware of both...

read more
Shiva the Destroyer

Shiva the Destroyer

Of the three great Gods of the Hindu Trinity - Brahma the Creator, Vishnu the Sustainer, and Shiva the Destroyer - I am a long-time devotee of the greatest of the three: Lord Shiva.Shiva is the Supreme Destoyer of Evil. He makes the way for a new rebirth, always...

read more
My new allotment plans

My new allotment plans

I am extremely grateful to the many good friends who expressed such warm support for my new allotment plans. I was touched and moved by the love. When I left home in my early 20s, nearly fifty years ago now, for some reason I had firmly in mind the goal of...

read more
CORONAVIRUS: CONSPIRACY OR COCK-UP?

CORONAVIRUS: CONSPIRACY OR COCK-UP?

I’ve identified at least four possible explanations currently on offer as to the real causes of this surreal Coronavirus global emergency:(1) This was a naturally occurring genetic mutation originating from Chinese bats and somehow finding its way into the human...

read more
Does Cannabis cause Paranoia?

Does Cannabis cause Paranoia?

Does Cannabis cause Paranoia? I sometimes get told by people, when I talk to them about Cannabis, ‘Oh, but it makes me paranoid’. This is something that you also see posted in the right-wing press, as an argument against Cannabis. What is the truth? The answer is: Yes...

read more
Prayer: Communion of Souls

Prayer: Communion of Souls

Prayer: Communion of SoulsIn the last few years, I have started to spend more time in prayer on a regular basis. I now spend five minutes in prayer three times a day, and find this a most worthwhile activity. This is on top of my hour of Yoga first thing each morning....

read more