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Practical Steps to Inner-Light Work

Practical instructions Difficulties exist only that you may grow strong by overcoming them. So overcome all difficulties one by one patiently. Failures are indeed steppingstones to success. Watch your speech. Watch every word. Speak no word that he’s in pure Orval Bulger or that can affect that the feelings of others. Never allowed and unclean… Continue reading Practical Steps to Inner-Light Work

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The Power of Detachement:::

The Power of Detachment plays a vital and significant role in YOUR ability to successfully attract the deepest and most heartfelt desires of the heart in the physical world. The level of detachment that is being referred to in this article is not referring to a level of detachment that establishes an “I Don’t Care… Continue reading The Power of Detachement:::

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“On Children” A Poem by Kahlil Gibran

On Children by Kahlil Gibran Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not from you, And though they are with you, yet they belong not to you. You may give them your love but not your thoughts. For they have… Continue reading “On Children” A Poem by Kahlil Gibran

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The Third Noble Truth:::

The third noble truth states that we can give up that craving or desire, but first it must be identified. Most people think their situation is normal and does not require any kind of investigation, thus they go through life suffering, unaware that anything can be done about it. Once people become aware – which… Continue reading The Third Noble Truth:::

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The First Noble Truth::

The First Noble Truth This is one of the “tree signs of being”- that suffering hardship and unsatisfactoriness is the lot of humankind. It does not deny happiness or pleasure and life’s simple joys, but argues that they too come to an end and are therefore transient and passing.The Buddha likened pleasure to “licking honey… Continue reading The First Noble Truth::

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“The Thousands”

Better than a thousand senseless verses  is one which brings the hearer peace. Better than a thousand useless verses is one word of the law which brings the hearer peace. Though one man conquer thousand times a thousand men in battle, he who conquers himself is the greatest warrior. THE DAMMAPADA-VERSES 101-103 THE TEACHINGS OF THE BUDDHA… Continue reading “The Thousands”

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Impermanence:::

My mentor and teacher on meditation monk Lama Khenpo Tashi share this thought with me in one of my trips to Bhutan: Human suffering arises from the property of impermanency to which all existence is subject. If we understand impermanency, enlightenment is possible. ” Impermanence is the rising, passing and changing of things that have… Continue reading Impermanence:::