See, to space out is easy, but to come together is a challenge.
And isn't that every step we take in our lives a challenge
anyway? Why don't we really try to face that real
challenge in our lives now? The real challenge that
we are here for, to experience that Grace, to experience
that beauty, to experience that Knowledge.
Guru Maharaj Ji, Miami March 19,1977
Reprinted from Divine Times
"I see we have quite a representation here from the United States and outside," Guru Maharaj Ji said as he began presiding at the fourth coordinators conference in the U.S. in as many months. This one brought more than 150 coordinators together from more than 20 countries. It took place at the exclusive Royal Biscayne Resort and even the coordinators in attendance did not know where it would be held when they boarded buses that morning in front of the Algiers Hotel.
A tidal wave of international travellers has been landing on Australia's shores lately, bringing news and inspiration from Guru Maharaj Ji's programs in Europe and Canada. You've probably heard a lot of stories already, but just for the record, here's Cathy Starrs' version of the re-union with Maharaj Ji in Europe:
It seems that playing music for Guru Maharaj Ji is the only event that can keep the members of One Foundation in the same place for as long as a day. On their return to Australia, Ross Hannaford, Joe Creighton and Geoff Bridgford went their various ways in Melbourne, but in Sydney we managed to capture Kim and Lindsay Field for a couple of hours and recorded this interview:
Excerpts from Guru Maharaj Ji's satsang at the Latin American Conference in Lima, Peru on November 18, 1976.