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Tuesday Yoga

Sometimes it feels like the more I work at something the more it crumbles in my hands. Yoga has taught me that grasping doesn’t work, but breathing does. 25 more words

Awareness

To What Do We Really Commit Ourselves?

We don’t really have a choice.  The choice that we think we have is called ego.  This choice that we think we have is what’s keeping us from realizing that we’re in sacred world; this choice that we think we have is like blinders, earlugs and noseplugs.   121 more words

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A Sacred Mandala

From the point of view of samaya, we could say that looking for alternatives is the only thing that keeps us from realizing that we’re already in a sacred world. 124 more words

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This Place Of The Squeeze

We continually find ourselves in that squeeze. It’s a place where we look for alternatives to just being there. It’s an uncomfortable, embarrassing place, and it’s often the place where people like ourselves give up. 444 more words

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Egolessness

Opinions are opinions, nothing more or less. We can begin to notice them, and we can begin to label them as opinions, just as we label thoughts as thoughts. 149 more words

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Training In The Art Of Peace

When we are training in the art of peace, we are not given any promises that, because of our noble intentions, everything will be ok. In fact, there are no promises of fruition at all. 45 more words

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Sitting On The Razor’s Edge

Instead of making others right or wrong, or bottling up right and wrong in ourselves, there’s a middle way, a very powerful middle way. We could see it as sitting on the razor’s edge, not falling off to the right or the left.  181 more words

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