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Like increases Like

In Ayurveda we say that “like increases like” If we follow this advise we can easily adjust back into a more balanced state Depending on what the problem is — stop adding the same of which you are experiencing Give your body … Continue reading

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Samaya Tara

I have had a love/hate relationship with one of the deities in our lineage:  Samaya Tara. She is considered a ‘Protector’ and in our lineage she is said to protect our practice. Tara is also the deity whose mantra you recite for … Continue reading

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Spirituality requires…

Some people think that spirituality is some kind of ‘cloud 9’ type of experience…Spirituality requires an absolute commitment to reality. It is not an esape from reality, but a facing of that reality so that we can -at the very … Continue reading

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The spiritual path is not about being ‘perfect’…

The spiritual path is not about being ‘perfect’ or striving for someone else’s approval. It is about using skillful means to go about our lives, so to avoid as much suffering as possible. It is about walking a middle path … Continue reading

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To discover your real questions, simply take a time-out

“To discover your real questions, simply take a time-out. Stop looking ahead of yourself at where you’re going or backward at where you’ve been. When you do stop, there’s a sense of going nowhere. There’s a sense of gap, which … Continue reading

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