Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com

2014-02-26 Thread Bhairitu
Ram is a common shanti mantra given to the general public. The journalist probably heard it wrong as Rum which is hilarious and might might make someone drunk. According to some including Bhavagan Das in his autobiography Maharishi used Ram in the first days of TM. The reason TM uses beej

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com

2014-02-26 Thread cardemaister
In Sanskrit, vowels save the short a-sound are pure. I guess another way to express that is they are non-reduced. I'm quite certain that for native speakers of English the impurity of the short a-sound in Sanskrit is easier to hear than for those whose native languages have only pure vowel

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com

2014-02-26 Thread Bhairitu
Ram rhymes with Tom while Rum rhymes with bum. Also it is highly improvable the writer knows ANY Sanskrit. :-D On 02/26/2014 01:01 PM, cardemais...@yahoo.com wrote: In Sanskrit, vowels save the short a-sound are pure. I guess another way to express that is they are non-reduced. I'm quite

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com

2014-02-26 Thread Michael Jackson
/14, Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net wrote: Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 9:34 PM

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com

2014-02-26 Thread Michael Jackson
in raams. On Wed, 2/26/14, Michael Jackson mjackso...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 9:38 PM

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Russell Simmons on TM - Front page of Yahoo.com

2014-02-26 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 2/26/2014 3:38 PM, Michael Jackson wrote: I think I'll meditate to bourbon tonight. Ora maybe tequila and if that works I'll make up some sutras like tequila with an amrit chaser and see can I walk through a wall. We all do what we can for world peace. Go figure.