Wild Child

My wild child your home is the Sea Conceived on the waves She was the first you could see. Blue eyes like the water, expansive as the horizon, the world your oyster That’s my wish for thee. Now you roam secluded beaches, grassy planes, green hills and lush lands From coast to desert, plane, boat…

Cocoon, no Rush

I’ve been watching our silkworms real closely lately. One day they crawl into a corner to spit out silk and make their cocoon that way. They’ll never eat again. They’ll never poo again. They’ll lie still in metamorphosis for a while and when it’s time to come out as a transformed moth, they mate, lay…

Hello, I’m Dini… a warm juicy welcome!

Thanks for checking me out before joining one of my workshops, retreats or teacher trainings to allow me to guide you deeper on your inward journey towards peace, love and utmost bliss. Let’s start with the Yoga. Rather cliché, I found Yoga to manage stress during university. Destiny was kind and led me straight to…

From a burning country

It’s been quite eerie since I got back from India two weeks ago. Australia is burning like never before. In a chat with my kids today we realized that either this was going to go down as an unprecedented disaster in history, or, alas more likely, as the new norm for decades to come. Over…

Peace. Gratitude. Joy.

My friends’ Sri Lankan hospitality has been nothing but humbling, heart-melting and all-encompassing. Today they send me off with a traditional farewell ceremony. When I bowed my red-ochre-dotted forehead into the rice, three rice grains stuck to it. Customarily this means I will have three children – and I do, and now that I’m sitting…