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  • Here Comes the Sun

    December 20, 2012

    The sun has a sense of all-pervasive brilliance, which does not discriminate in the slightest. It is the goodness that exists in a situation, in oneself, and in one’s world...


    This post was posted in Ocean of Dharma

  • Dissolving Our Self-Importance

    December 19, 2012

    The fixed idea that we have about ourselves as solid and separate from each other is painfully limiting. It is possible to move through the drama of our lives without...


    This post was posted in Pema Chödrön

  • Meditation and Mysticism

    December 19, 2012

    From the practice of meditation, we can experience ourselves as what we are and who we are altogether. Sitting practice is a way of discovering ourselves. This approach is compatible...


    This post was posted in Ocean of Dharma

  • Two Sides of a Coin

    December 17, 2012

    Any happiness there is in the world ultimately turns to pain. Why? Consider the two sides of a coin: just because what we desire is to be seen on the...


    This post was posted in Dharma

  • Awareness of Feelings

    December 14, 2012

    “That which is seen and that which is touched are of a dream-like and illusion-like nature. Because feeling arises together with the mind, it is not [ultimately] perceived.”—Shantideva
    There is nothing...


    This post was posted in Dalai Lama

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