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Healing the Subtle Body -- Emotional Needs in the Practice of Spirituality

Tsoknyi Rinpoche Interview on Lung

“In the 21st century, the subject of healing the subtle body is crucial. I sometimes say that for western Dharma practitioners, “body enlightenment” is more important than the enlightenment of the mind.” ~ Tsoknyi Rinpoche… 1,573 more words


A Letter to a Dear Friend

Dear friend,

I honestly don’t know where to begin. But let me try.

The other day, you said you were sad. You said that it might be the weather. 553 more words


What if We Asked These Questions?

Does anyone ask you the questions you desperately want to answer?

People ask me all kinds of things, but rarely am I asked about what really matters to me.   636 more words

Personal Development

Road-Trip Survival Strategies

Up till a month ago, I thought that road-trips were basically hours spent reclining comfortably in a car, gliding effortlessly through watercolour landscapes while Jason Mraz 1,026 more words


In the Mirror Pool

Last week, stumped for new ideas for a day out, my wife checked through the National Trust handbook and found Upton House. She’s a good finder-outer. 223 more words


Random Ramblings from Mommy's Desk

The other day, I was on leave and had gone to pick up kids from school. Lil Love ran up to me shouting with joy, “ 613 more words


Be A Better Travel Buddy

Let’s be honest: travelling with anyone is difficult. No matter how close you are or how much you love them, spending 24 unabated hours with the same person in close quarters for several days can quickly turn a dream holiday into 789 more words