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Om Mani Padme Hum

A buddhist prayer, heard first at Sikkim , sounds so peaceful and reminds me of the mountains …

Song Of The Day

Good Morning, Inle Lake

Still quite dak, I was awakened this morning by two competing prayers. As I lay in bed in a room that is basically floating on a lake, not too far off in the direction of my right hand there was the persistent call of a rooster declaring (much too early, mind you) his praise of imminent dawn. 168 more words


Happy Holydays!

One of my inspirations is the late Boston teacher Howard Thurman (1899-1981),  a great thinker, educator, and peace-activist—Dr. ML King’s mentor– he taught me how important this attitude is for each of us personally and for the well being …of our world. 175 more words

Lama Surya Das

Thay - Nine Prayers

Thich Nhat Hanh wrote the introduction to a booklet by Thomas Merton “Contemplative Prayer”. Thay mentions the following Buddhist “9 Prayers” which I find very timely for my practice at present. Please enjoy these prayers:

Thich Nhat Hanh

Day 4 of Detox

Today was a bit of a rough day.  I woke up with a raging migraine that just didn’t go away all day.  I was crampy from it being that time of the month (sorry if that’s TMI), so I felt bloated and tired.   420 more words

Daily Prayer for finding your purpose in life

This is a prayer I repeat daily. I took pieces of some of my favorite Native American and Buddhist prayer sentiments and combined them with the universal law of attraction principles to create a simple prayer that resonates deeply with me. 101 more words