I have long known as a fact that RGB is the color space used to code for digital images and CMYK is the color space used to code for printed materials, but I had never considered why. …

As of late, I have had blame on my mind more often than I would like to admit. It has been difficult to admit to myself that my suffering was perhaps greater than it ought to have been. …

I find myself entering this new year still thinking about the last. Last year, I wrote that I would end the practice of doing a reflection, and shift to a practice of forward looking writing. I may reconsider that next year. The beauty is that we are dynamic creatures. We…

I don’t normally write on Christmas, but today, essay writing day happens to fall on Christmas. So, Merry Christmas! As I write that, I remember that phrase has become somewhat political. That’s a shame. My family is ostensibly Buddhist, so I grew with a Buddhist family living in a Jewish…

I was sitting in my bright green Lotus parked in a suburban neighborhood in north Austin when a group children approached my car. Initially, I was a bit apprehensive as I saw that some were holding and dribbling balls right next to my car. …

Though people around the world describe themselves as tantric practitioners, tantra teachers, tantrikas, etc., there is no one definition of tantra. Amongst western practitioners of what some call neotantra, associated with sexuality and Osho, a common refrain is that the word tantra means “to weave, or a loom,” but the…

I love language. My faculty for the English language makes it harder to learn others, because basic communication is always the first step, but a seemingly meager end. Nevertheless, my last week of embodiment work reminded me that higher language has a deep shadow. …

The second time around, I am really coming to appreciate this place. It was 46 degrees when I stepped onto the plane in Mexico City, and 84 degrees when I landed in San José del Cabo. With seemingly just one arid step into the Cabo air, I felt relief from…

Prashant Fonseka

In pursuit of magic

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