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Nothing to do…

I have read and contemplated this ‘song’ by Milarepa many times — it is such a good reminder: …nothing to do, Other than cease fixating on self. It is funny how we can read or listen to something over and … Continue reading

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We have to cultivate contentment with what we have

We have to cultivate contentment with what we have. We really don’t need much. When you know this, the mind settles down. Cultivate generosity. Delight in giving. Learn to live lightly. In this way, we can begin to transform what is negative … Continue reading

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Song of the Six Perfections

For generosity, nothing to do, Other than cease fixating on self. For morality, nothing to do, Other than cease being dishonest. For patience, nothing to do, Other than not fear what is ultimately true. For effort, nothing to do, Other … Continue reading

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The Root of Prosperity

Originally posted on Great Middle Way:
The root of wealth and prosperity is generosity. We can change our wealth karma by liberally giving voluntarily of what we have. It is a spiritual practice.  Dāna is a Sanskrit term meaning “charity”…

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Prosperity does not come from great effort

Prosperity does not come from great effort — it comes from previous generosity. Generosity is the true source of wealth. Love & Light!

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The Middle Way

The Middle Way is a way of life lived within the framework of morality and generosity.

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16 Guidelines for Happiness

HUMILITY: the attitude of experiencing the world and what it contains with wonder and awe, aware of the relative importance of self and others. PATIENCE: the ability to control our reactions and retain our peace of mind in any situation, imperturbable in … Continue reading

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Wealth is a consequence of practicing generosity

Wealth is a consequence of practicing generosity… There are Four Ordinary Forms of Giving: 1.Giving material aid 2. Giving protection 3. Giving love: wishing happiness for all, without expectation of reward 4. Giving Dharma: sharing the teachings on spiritual truths

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