A quote from Neale Donald Walsch on “This too shall pass”

Morning comes every day; the sunrise does not fail, nor the sunset. Give it time. That is all that may be required. Just give it time. Do not try to push the river. The cycles of life present themselves, play themselves out, and make smooth every passage and terrain.   Try not to get caught…

“Fixed Ideas” by Zen Master Daehaeng

  Fixed ideas are like a wisp of cloud or smoke,but nonetheless people find themselves blocked or captured by these.   You would laugh if you saw someone tripped by a cloud, or if someone claimed that they were imprisoned by the air.  But, in fact, people are endlessly being trapped by things no more…

Today we celebrate: “World Kindness Day 2020”

Some ideas: Start with you, do something good for you like drinking more water, adding more veggies to your diet, taking some deep breaths, or doing some physical activity you love, read your favorite book or something inspirational and uplifting. Follow with your family and friends. Be kind to yourself and your loved ones. Phone…

POEMS: “Travel within” by Temet Nosce (re-blogged)

Travel within to understand the universeFor the world is born in you, life but a dreamYour six senses make the dream realThe body is a reflection of the universe Travel within to find the DivineAncient texts and holy places but guidesTruth hides within you, created in his imageThe body is a reflection of the Divine,…

“Learn to quiet your mind” by Temet Nosce (re-blogged)

Photo by Kristina on Unsplash If your goal is to achieve a quiet mind, you should first find out what causes a noisy mind. According to the stoics, a noisy mind is caused by desire and aversion in regards to things beyond our control. Epictetus advised to unconditionally accept anything beyond our control and to see good…

Stories (with a lesson) taught by Buddha: “The lost son”

  THE LOST SON “A young widower, who loved his five year old son very much, was away on business when bandits came who burned down the whole village and took his son away. When the man returned, he saw the ruins and panicked. The took the burnt corpse of an infant to be his…