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A series of conversations and interviews about the Kundalini and spiritual awakening journey, with people who are going through the journey. Click the link below for the youtube channel or scroll down to find a story that interests you.

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Joe DeRiso - KC Podcast 7 - Surrendering to Love / Sufi Path
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Joe DeRiso - KC Podcast 7 - Surrendering to Love / Sufi Path

In this podcast, Joe DeRiso describes his spiritual journey, beginning with a calling to the priesthood as a child. A year after resolving a period of the "dark night of the soul", by completely surrendering to love, Joe experienced a yoga-induced full Kundalini Awakening in 1976. In 1980, he embarked on a process of making the Divine a reality in his life, by following a Sufi path of inner transformation. Joe is a retired IT Project Leader and is currently developing his own style of Sacred Circle Dance which he calls "Radiant Dance". Some background on Sufism The 6-minute preview of this film presents an amazing introduction to the Sufi message of Hazrat Inayat Khan. Watch The Way of the Heart: The Life and Legacy of Hazrat Inayat Khan Online | Vimeo On Demand The Way of the Heart is a luminous chronicle of Hazrat Inayat Khan’s (1882-1927) journey to the West and the wisdom of Sufism he transmitted, and it reminds… Two interviews with Pir Vilayat further explains the teachings and practices of Sufism. 0:00 Surrendering to Love 1:04 Introduction 1:58 The full Kundalini Awakening event 4:29 Early life and career possibilities 7:00 Marriage and Divorce 9:47 Discovering dance 12:12 Starting a meditation practice 15:02 Reflections on the awakening experience 18:50 Following the Sufi path of inner transformation 24:40 Sufi path with a focus on dance 35:03 Kundalini as a clearing force; after effects of a full awakening 43:40 Sufi teachings; Awakening from a Sufi perspective 56:00 Surrendering to love as an awakening process 1:06:10 Being of service 1:10:23 Awakening beyond life and awakening within life 1:22:36 Thanks!
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