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Once we have a firm practice of compassion

Once we have a firm practice of compassion, our state of mind becomes stronger, which leads to inner peace, giving rise to self-confidence, which reduces fear. This makes for constructive members of the community. Self-centeredness, on the other hand, leads … Continue reading

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The body is compared to a guest house

The body is compared to a guest house; it is a place to stay for just a short time and not permanently. At present, the guest of consciousness is staying in the guesthouse of the body, like renting a place … Continue reading

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The essence of spiritual practice

I feel that the essence of spiritual practice is your attitude toward others. When you have a pure, sincere motivation, then you have the right attitude toward others, based on kindness, compassion, love, and respect. Practice brings the clear realization … Continue reading

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Did I do something today to contribute to another’s happiness?

I heard a question some time back and found it so lovely, so simple, yet so profound.  “Did I do something today to contribute to another’s happiness?” If we make a practice of asking ourselves that question every night, it will give our minds a worthy challenge, knowing an answer … Continue reading

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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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The everyday practice…

“The everyday practice is simply to develop a complete acceptance and openness to all situations and emotions, and to all people, experiencing everything totally without mental reservations and blockages, so that one never withdraws or centralizes into oneself.” — Dilgo … Continue reading

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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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Patience…

Patience is the practice of peace… Love & Light!

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If you wish to devote a particular time to spiritual practice…

“If you wish to devote a particular time to more concentrated spiritual practice, it is beneficial to apply early morning to a formal meditation session, as that is when the mind is most alert and clear.” — Insights from the … Continue reading

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In the spiritual field…

In the spiritual field we are content with slight amounts of practice and progress, but materially we always want more and more. It should be the other way around. Everyone needs to practice this, whether lay or monastic. — Insights … Continue reading

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