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  • 2020 Celebration of Easwaran’s Life & Teachings

    August 31, 2020

    Wherever you are, we invite you to join us this October for a celebration of Easwaran’s life and teachings.

  • Online Retreats: The Spiritual Renaissance in Your Home

    August 18, 2020

    Learn about the new BMCM online retreats and hear from participants about bringing the retreats into their home.

  • New Offerings & Updates: “An Underlying Unity”

    May 19, 2020

    Read this latest letter containing details of new offerings and resources and a short message from Christine Easwaran.

  • Lighting the Lamp

    September 25, 2017

    Bringing together families from around the world, the BMCM two-day family program gave parents and children an opportunity to consider how they could be lamps – sharing their light with the world.

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  • Crisis & Challenge:
    A Special Message From the BMCM

    April 8, 2020

    This special message is the latest letter from the BMCM about our response to the global pandemic and how we can each respond to the challenges facing us

  • A Letter from the President of the BMCM in Response to the COVID-19 Crisis

    March 17, 2020

    Read about the BMCM's response to the global pandemic, and learn how we can all access Easwaran's wisdom and guidance in these difficult times.

  • Join the 2020 New Year’s Mantram Relay

    December 4, 2019

    Learn about the 2020 New Year's Mantram Relay and how you can participate.

  • 2019 Celebration of Easwaran’s Life & Teachings

    September 17, 2019

    Wherever you are, we invite you to join in us this October for a month-long celebration of Easwaran’s life and teachings focusing on the theme "Seeing the Divine Everywhere."

  • The Benefits, Power & Mystery of Long Passages

    July 2, 2019

    Meditating on long passages can help us increase our concentration and gives us the opportunity to go deeper into a spiritual theme. Learn more about the benefits of these often mysterious passages and find tips on how to memorize them.

  • Listen & Explore: Passage Recordings

    March 31, 2019

    Learn more about the passage recordings now available to stream and download.

  • Summer of Satsang

    July 25, 2017

    This month brought together our two most intensive programs in the BMCM: the Affiliate and the Cohort program. Learn more about the satsang they’ve enjoyed together.

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  • 2018 Celebration of Easwaran's Life & Teachings

    September 17, 2018

    Wherever you are, we invite you to join in us this October for a month-long celebration of Easwaran’s life and teachings.

  • A Season of Celebration

    August 28, 2018

    At the BMCM, October is a month-long celebration of Easwaran's life. Learn about upcoming plans for this year’s celebration, and  how daily life at Ramagiri Ashram can inspire us all. 

  • Meditating Together – Virtually

    July 31, 2018

    Each Saturday, passage meditators from around the world gather together to meditate together ­– virtually. Learn how these sessions help deepen and support their practice.

  • New Audiobook:
    “Spiritual Teacher, Earnest Student”

    March 28, 2018

    Why is a spiritual teacher important? And how can we find an authentic one? Learn about the new audiobook in which Easwaran tackles these questions and more.

  • Peace for 2018: The New Year’s Mantram Relay

    January 30, 2018

    On New Year's Day, members of the worldwide BMCM community banded together to ensure that 2018 was ushered in with a flood of mantrams dedicated to peace.

  • Join the 2017 Celebration of Easwaran’s Life & Teachings

    October 9, 2017

    Learn about all the ways you can participate in a month-long celebration of Easwaran's life and teachings.

  • Deeper Understanding:
    A New Strategic Plan

    August 29, 2017

    We’re launching a new strategic plan that calls on each of us to deepen our understanding of Easwaran’s teachings. Learn more about the plan and how you can contribute.

  • Welcome to the Easwaran Digital Library!

    June 27, 2017

    Years in the making, this new Library is now live! It offers new access to audio and video talks from Easwaran – making his timeless teachings available free of charge to the world.

  • BMCM eSatsang:
    New Interactive Platform

    May 30, 2017

    For the first time since it started nearly 15 years ago, the BMCM online fellowship group, the eSatsang, has been updated and re-imagined. Learn what’s new, and why it’s changed.

  • Timeless Wisdom for Today

    April 25, 2017

    Curious how the Blue Mountain Journal is curated? This interview with the head of the BMCM Editorial Team describes how this invaluable resource is put together.

  • Audiobooks: A Labor of Love

    March 28, 2017

    The BMCM Press Team is always looking for new ways to help readers find Easwaran’s books. Here we share the winding path that led to the release of our recent audiobooks, which are reaching growing audiences.

  • The Story Behind the New BMCM Website

    November 24, 2016

    Read how we designed and built this brand new BMCM website – a process which took over a year, spanned two continents, and will hopefully bring many new visitors to Easwaran.

  • BMCM Webinars

    November 15, 2016

    Three years ago the BMCM held its first webinar, using just a laptop camera. Read how our webinars have evolved and where we're going next, in this behind-the-scenes article.

  • The Eight-Point Program in the Heart of the Family

    November 23, 2016

    This past summer, seven families came together in Tomales at the BMCM headquarters for a two-day program. Read this article to learn more about the event.

  • Thoughts on the Book “Passage Meditation”

    November 23, 2016

    Watch a video interview in which five young adults share how the book “Passage Meditation” has shaped and changed their lives.

  • "Passage Meditation" – New Edition

    November 22, 2016

    In an interview with our BMCM editorial and press colleagues, we hear about the recent edition of “Passage Meditation" and the new Q&A section which has been added to it.