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Don’t miss OMA lectures coming up this New Year.  Stay tuned for calendar updates. See our Event Calendar for details.

OMA Lecture Series



Through experiential education and clinical resources OMA provides all individuals opportunities to explore and honor one’s journey in healing and wellness of mind, body and spirit.    

Our Mission


The day after our Thursday night lecture with Marla Mervis-Hartmann, I found myself choosing in terms of higher order “pleasure”—the kind of deep pleasure, as Marla described, that has almost nothing to do with short-term desires or what a distorted mind might perceive as a “need.” Higher Order Pleasure leads […]

Higher Order Pleasure


The earth has been there for a long time. She is mother to all of us. She knows everything. The Buddha asked the earth to be his witness by touching her with his hand when he had some doubt and fear before his awakening. The earth appeared to him as […]

Mother Earth



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This Mother’s Day


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      paradise (n) = from the Greek paradeisos “park, paradise, Garden of Eden” = from an Iranian source meaning “enclosure, park” = compound of pairi- “around” + “diz “ to make, form (a wall)”     There She Is –by Linda Gregg When I go into the garden, […]

Paradise


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Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes and the grass grows by itself. -Tao de Ching   You may ask where do the flowers come from in Spring but even the God of Spring does not know. -Zen saying   In Zen, we don’t find the answers. We lose the questions. […]

Spring



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At the heart of quantum physics lies a shadowy essence, the wave function, invoking all possible realities for us to pick and choose. The term “quantum” appears frequently in writings and discussions on spirituality and alternative health modalities like energy healing. Because quantum physics defies our intuition, much can be made […]

The Ghost Behind Reality


As Spring approaches, what is thawing for you? One of our Board Members, Emily Carlson, asked that question. And her own answer is so good I’m stealing it for myself: What is thawing is whatever keeps me from knowing that heaven and earth are one. If the (false) separation of […]

What Is Thawing for You?


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[…] Then as regards the actual connection between spirit and body I consider that the body by reason of being a living body can “attract” and hold on to a “spirit” whilst the body is alive and awake and the two are firmly connected. When the body is asleep I […]

Nature of Spirit