Lila is Sanskrit for play, the play of the gods. It is the self-generating genesis of Bliss, created by Bliss for the purpose of Bliss. It is the uninhibited, impulsive sport of Brahman, the free spirit of creation that results in the spontaneous unfolding of the cosmos to be found in the eternity of each moment. It is beyond the confining locks and chains of reason, beyond the steel barred windows looking out from the cages of explanation, beyond the droning tick-tick-tick of the huge mechanical clocks of time. Come, let us enter the realm of the madman and the finely wrought threads of Clotho as they are measured out by Lachesis and cut by Atropos to create the great tapestry of life, including the intricate, intertwining designs of dementia with the trickster, the shaman, the scapegoat, the shadow, the artist and the savior. Come, let us join in the divine madness of the gods.The family moved to Palmdale and then in 1911 to Glendale, California, where the father worked as a pharmacist. ... applied for the U. S. Naval Academy, but was rejected, instead attended the University of Southern California (USC) on a football athletic scholarship, but ... including She Wore A Yellow Ribbon, The Quiet Man, The Searchers, The Wings of Eagles, and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance.
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