RamDev – Healing at the Edge – Ep. 91 – Opening the Heartmind

Exploring how to open the heartmind, RamDev, offers insight into love, devotion, suffering, boundaries, resistance, and equanimity.

“In Sanskrit there’s not two words for heart and mind, there’s one word. The heart is really the depth of the mind; the mind is the surface of the heart.” – RamDev Dale Borglum

In this episode RamDev Dale Borglum explores:

  • The inherent connection between heart and mind
  • Loss, grief, embodied mindfulness, trust, and boundaries
  • Devotion and the qualities of an open heart
  • Suffering, resistance, presence, and healing
  • Love, attachment, equanimity, and compassion
  • Spiritual practices for opening the heart
  • A guided meditation on opening the heartmind


About RamDev Dale Borglum:

RamDev Dale Borglum is the founder and Executive Director of the Living/Dying Project in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is a pioneer in the conscious dying movement and has worked directly with thousands of people with life-threatening illnesses and their families for over 30 years. In 1981, Dale founded the first residential facility in the United States, The Dying Center, for people who wished to die consciously. His life’s work and passion has been and continues to be the healing of our individual and collective relationship with death and using our mortality as an inspiration for spiritual awakening.

Listen to more from RamDev Dale Borglum:

RamDev talks about how the current state of the world is uncovering so many opportunities for practice, in Healing at the Edge Ep. 48
RamDev gives a dharma talk about cultivating enough faith to face things as they are, and leads a meditation centered on the power of the grounding breath, in Healing at the Edge Ep. 49.
Building a bridge from separation to connection, RamDev offers practices for staying grounded, working with emotions like grief, and transmuting fear into love, in Healing at the Edge Ep. 67.
RamDev shares stories of his time with Ram Dass from the early days of the satsang, and reflects on what Ram Dass meant to him as a teacher and friend, in Healing at the Edge Ep. 42.
RamDev shares a dharma talk on how we can ease our suffering by offering compassion to our fear, in Healing a the Edge Ep. 46.

Link to https://www.livingdying.org/

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