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Another air to breathe

The way I see it, all of us more demanding people, those of us who long for something better and have that one dimension too many, would be incapable of living if, apart from this world’s atmosphere, there weren’t another air to breathe; if, apart from time, eternity didn’t also exist, the kingdom of authentic life.

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Nurturing Thursday: Within

Every day I travel to my work and as it is not a five-minute journey, I prefer to read. These days I am reading “Siddhartha” written by Hermann Hesse. 58 more words

ENLIGHTENMENT

The Bo tree has a long association with Buddhism, it is said that Siddhartha Gautama gained enlightenment while sitting under it’s branches pondering life and the nature of existence. 106 more words

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For Friday, August 4, 2017:

My advice to the person suffering from lack of time and from apathy is this: Seek out each day as many as possible of the small joys, and thriftily save up the larger, more demanding pleasures for holidays and appropriate hours. 36 more words

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