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Thoughts and feelings are momentary

Thoughts and feelings are momentary. They literally last 1/60th of a finger snap! Feelings are of 3 kinds: pleasant unpleasant neutral Once we zoom in on any of them, we add layers that now become emotions. Zoom in some more … Continue reading

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The self-cherishing attitude makes us very uptight

“The self-cherishing attitude makes us very uptight; we think we are extremely important, and our basic desire is for ourselves to be happy and for things to go well for us. Yet we don’t know how to bring this about. … Continue reading

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Love

“Love”, in the Dharma, means the desire that others be happy. It takes ‘me’ out of the equation and does not ask for something in return… Love & Light!

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Desire is compelling and blind

“Desire is compelling and blind. It has the power to intoxicate, to make us enthusiastic at the same time that is diminishes our capacity for clear thinking. I’m sure you know the feeling. The point is that we need to … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Today is Valentine’s Day here in the U.S. I find that giving and seeing others happy makes me the happiest… What can you do to share your love, your desire that others be happy today…? Here are some lovely flowers … Continue reading

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