“Be kind to others, so that you may learn the secret art of being kind to yourself.”
Source: Tao & Zen
Yesterday I was listening to a Dhamma talk by Ajahn Kaccana and he mentioned Ajahn Thanissaro’s take on the metta sutta. Specifically, that Ven. Thanissaro interprets the well-known verse to mean that one should guard one’s loving-kindness as a mother would protect her only child. 136 more words
POSTCARD #235: Bali, Indonesia: Twenty past midnight in Delhi, colorless and cold. Headache-bewilderment due to heavy meds; postponed boarding, delay before the story begins, before the catapulted leap up into the night, and a single star seen through my cabin window twinkling above the clouds of pollution. 708 more words
i would love a world where people valued the beauty of the heart instead of how someone looks.
it just breaks my heart when i see someone so beautiful in her soul and heart, but has no one to share her beauty because she doesn’t have the barbie figure, or the big boobs, or the long legs. 152 more words
“We are sending you light, to heal you, to hold you,
We are sending you light, to hold you in love”