The fiery path from light to light
Author: David Ulrich
David Ulrich is a photographer and writer who teaches at the University of Hawai‘i Mānoa, and a Consulting Editor to Parabola. His photographs have been exhibited internationally, and he is the author several books. His newest book, Zen Camera is forthcoming in Spring 2018. Information about him and his work can be found at www.creativeguide.com.
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A conversation with spiritual pioneer Ram Dass
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