A favorite of mine, with such wisdom. Every so often I re-read this…

Great Middle Way

DSC09236Why do we fear? We are afraid or anxious either because we feel that something threatens to take away our happiness, or that something is lacking for us to be happy. Thus, we worry about what we have or do not have, about what we have accomplished or failed to accomplish, and about how we are now and how we would like to be.

Fear is a consciousness of lack, of being threatened. It’s direct opposite, worldly passion, is the consciousness of striving to get, to improve, to accomplish, to become something that we are not.

Peace is the antidote to fear and worldly passion. Peace favors clarity, awareness, and object-less bliss. Through clarity, we see things as they are, without superimposing self-centered views of how they should be. Through awareness, we see how things are necessary and appropriate for our present experience. Through bliss, we experience that our emotional…

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About Dawa

I am a student of Yoga, Ayurveda, and Dharma. My intention with this blog is to write down all that I have learned along the way, in hopes that you will also find something to be helpful on your path, should you happen to find me. Love & Light!
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