Monthly Archives: June 2013

The 50% Rule

Ayurveda, literally, is the science of life. It is not medicine, which by definition is focused on disease and its remediation. It does not value our deficits nearly as much as our strengths. That strength, that life force —prana— needs … Continue reading

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Peace is the foundation for a healthy and pleasant life

Peace is the foundation of a healthy and pleasant life, and peace is only possible with ethical conduct. Without ethical conduct, our lives become complicated and confusing, and the mind remains ever agitated.

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You can develop the right attitude…

“You can develop the right attitude toward others if you have kindness, love, and respect for them, and a clear realization of the oneness of all human beings.” — Insights from the Dalai Lama

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The higher the View…

The higher the View… the more careful the conduct.

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The more you are thankful…

The more you are thankful, the more you attract things to be thankful for.

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When the sun shines…

“When the sun shines, it shines without any discrimination; it shines on every point of the country, every nook and corner. We should be like that.” — Insights from the Dalai Lama

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Mind Training – in Dallas

Tashi Nyima just completed an amazing lecture series on Mind Training that I highly recommend. We have had a room full every week, and he has now started over at his center in Dallas. For those of you who live … Continue reading

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Time is a mental construct

Time…is a mental construct. The only reason we feel that time is going faster, is because in relation to the time we have been alive, a year is smaller and smaller. When we were 1, a year was a ‘lifetime’, … Continue reading

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Health is oneness; disease is separation

 “Health is oneness; disease is separation. Health is abiding in peace; disease is agitation. Health is cooperative function; disease is self interest. To heal is to regain oneness, peace, and cooperation.” – Tashi Nyima

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Unfortunately, love and compassion have been omitted…

“Unfortunately, love and compassion have been omitted from too many spheres of social interaction for too long. Usually confined to family and home, their practice in public life is considered impractical, even naive. This is tragic.” — Insights from the … Continue reading

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