Ven: The same is true for our “self” or “I”. Recall a time when you were very angry. how did the “I” appear then? It seemed very solid- as if there was a real me that someone was insulting. That “I” felt real, as if it were independent, somewhere inside our body and mind. We… Continue reading WHERE IS THE SELF?
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
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
All that we are is the result of what we have thought: it is founded on our thoughts. If a man speak or acts with an evil thought, suffering follows him, as the wheel follows the hoof of the beast that draws the wagon. All that we are is the result of what we have… Continue reading All that we are:::
“Nothing contains all things. It is more precious than gold, without begining and end, more joyous than the perception of bountiful light, more noble than the blood of kings, comparable to the heavens, higher than the stars, more powerful than a stroke of lightning, perfect and blessed in every way. Nothing inspires… Nothing is everywhere”.… Continue reading Thought of the day :::
If we cannot find a cause for an illness then we not be able to find a cure, but once we know that there is a source then something can at least be done. Understanding the twelve-linked chain of causation and the nature of causality, we can see the factors giving rise to suffering can… Continue reading The Second Noble Truth:::