Penny Gill Teachings

Conversation with Penny Gill about What in the World Is Going On

By PennyGill / May 1, 2019


Patricia Pearce and I had a rich conversation about some of the main ideas in the book, What in the World Is Going On?¬† Here is the link to our podcast on her web site.…

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Reframing: We Begin the Long Haul

By PennyGill / November 30, 2016

I have often been startled at how a radical reframing of a very stuck or painful place can release so much energy and focus and even confidence. Surely that is what we need now, in order to leave behind these …

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Begin to Heal the Country

By PennyGill / November 7, 2016

We all are deeply concerned about the aftermath of this very difficult and toxic electoral campaign. I invite you to join me in a daily practice of sending kindness and blessings and healing to those you have most disagreed with …

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Checking In

By PennyGill / April 5, 2016

I am so happy to report that What in the World Is Going On? has engaged readers in the Tibetan community in India, Bhutan, Burma, Sri Lanka, Italy, Germany, Norway, Great Britain, and of course, the US. I will be …

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Why Teach?

By PennyGill / February 1, 2016

As many of you know, I have just begun my very last seminar at Mt Holyoke College. I have a fine group of new students, half of whom are from South Asia. We will be studying another version of What

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From Darkness to Light: Solstice 2015

By PennyGill / December 23, 2015
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Shower of Spirit: Summer Rain or Fierce Thunderstorm?

By Penny Gill and Manjushri / November 19, 2015

Manjushri speaks of the Shower of Spirit now drenching us, bringing us a new energy, an energy of a higher frequency. It has been difficult for me to really understand what that means, and I have looked for concrete evidence …

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Fear Shapes Our Lives

By Manjushri / July 3, 2015

Nine people gathered in a circle to study their sacred scripture last week were murdered in Charleston, South Carolina. There are many ways to understand this horrifying event, as we’ve seen in commentaries from across the nation and around the …

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Which Place on Earth Do You Most Love?

By PennyGill / April 12, 2015

I’ve been discussing Naomi Klein’s superb new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate, with my first-year Mt Holyoke College students. ¬†Klein argues that our only hope of really solving the terrifying consequences of climate change is to radically …

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Enter the Silence

By PennyGill / August 18, 2012

Are you weary and a bit frazzled? Too much to do and too little time? Give yourself this sweet gift. Create a space of silence for yourself – even a couple of hours, if not half a day or a …

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