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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 … Continue reading

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The best offering you can make…

“Of all the offerings you can make to someone that you revere — such as material offerings, singing songs of praise, or other gifts — the best offering you can make is to live a life according to the principles … Continue reading

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What prevents you from living the way you want to live your life?

“There is only one important point you must keep in your mind and let it be your guide. No matter what people call you, you are just who you are. Keep to this truth. You must ask yourself how is … 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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Of all the offerings you can make

“Of all the offerings you can make to someone that you revere — such as material offerings, singing songs of praise, or other gifts — the best offering you can make is to live a life according to the principles … Continue reading

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As long as we live in this world…

“As long as we live in this world, we are bound to encounter problems. If, at such times, we lose hope and become discouraged, we diminish our ability to face difficulties. If, on the other hand, we remember that it … Continue reading

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Happy Losar

Happy Losar to all! Yesterday was the beginning of the Tibetan and the Chinese New Year, and if we so choose, we have an opportunity to look back at the past year to see what ‘negative’ habits we would like … Continue reading

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We are very good at preparing to live, but not very good at living

“We can smile, breathe, walk, and eat in a way that allows us to be in touch with the abundance of happiness that is available. We are very good at preparing to live, but not very good at living. We … Continue reading

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