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It is essential…

It is essential to generate a good attitude and a good heart as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short-term and the long-term for both yourself and others will come. — Insights from the Dalai Lama Advertisements

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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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Kickstarting our own internal ‘fire’

I have been having this dry cough for some weeks. I felt worse and then better, but it would not go away. Last night I decided to go to one of the clubs I used to belong to for a … Continue reading

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“Relax into Perfection”

“Relax Into Perfection” is an expression that my teacher used to say to me from the very beginning. I have those words written on a card that has been on my altar now for over four years, and today they … Continue reading

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The short Pure Land Sutra

For the past 4 weeks, my teacher has taught on the short Pure Land Sutra. The only teaching which Buddha Shakyamuni ‘initiated’ in his 49 years of teaching. A profound and most important teaching, which was not in response to … Continue reading

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