So much of what we do is a re-creation of habits and conditioning… “Investigate” to find out if what you are doing is taking you in a direction you truly wish to go… Love & Light! Advertisements
“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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So often when we are exhausted, sick, or ‘down’ (for whatever reason), we get frustrated, inpatient or even angry. When there is nothing we can do about our current ‘state’, why get upset? Ayurveda teaches us that just like when … Continue reading
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We are always just ‘visiting’. And we’re there (everywhere) just to help out a bit, if we can. Nothing dramatic: hear someone out, share a simple kindness, wash some dishes, acknowledge someone’s Natural Perfection. Then it all has meaning. The … Continue reading
Holding on to anger, resentment and hatred, is like holding a burning coal in your hand, wishing for the other person to suffer. Let it go…you are only hurting yourself.
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“Praise and blame, gain and loss, pleasure and sorrow, come and go like the wind. To be happy, rest like a great tree in the midst of them all.” — Buddha
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