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Patience is the practice of peace

“Patience is the practice of Peace” It is being content with whatever is going on; with persons, with situations, with conditions, with ourselves… It is not wanting for things to be different than they are ‘right where we find ourselves’. … Continue reading

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Devotion…

Devotion is resting at ease in that most natural state. With nothing to give, nothing to gain, nothing to lose, and no one to praise or blame; no need for this, no need for that; beyond hope and beyond fear … Continue reading

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This world exists as a sheen of dew on flowers

“Nothing in the world is usual today. This is the first morning. Come quickly – as soon as these blossoms open, they fall. This world exists as a sheen of dew on flowers.” –Izumi Shikibu

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True enlightenment

True enlightenment is nothing but the nature of one’s own self being fully realized. — Insights from the Dalai Lama

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Buddha Nature

Patience is crucial to the spiritual path. We need patience with the Dharma, with our practice, with ourselves, with others as well as with the path. Patience means that we neither want what was before nor what comes after, that … Continue reading

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Things derive their being and nature by mutual dependence

“Things derive their being and nature by mutual dependence and are nothing in themselves.” — Nagarjuna

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When everything is important, nothing is important

When everything is important, nothing is important. Prioritize, clear out, make space for what truly matters…Love & Light!

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