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Waking Up in Indra’s Net — Joanna Macy at Spirit Rock, Oct. 5, 2015- Video

Joanna Macy has won the respect and love of thousands who have taken her workshops and heard her speak. She so eloquently and playfully helps us move through our despair and overwhelm of all the great injustices and suffering of … Continue reading

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Kuan Yin Wisdom on the Power of Love and Forgiveness

  “If enough people know about this, if every human being could recognize the power of the love and forgiveness principle all consciousness on earth would change instantly. Indeed, thoughts can change the course of history. Sometimes, all it takes … Continue reading

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The Four Universal Healing Salves (in a Shamanic Society)

The four universal healing salves. In many shamanic societies, if you came to a shaman or medicine person complaining of being disheartened, dispirited, or depressed, they would ask one of four questions. When did you stop dancing? When did you … Continue reading

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TAKING CARE OF OURSELVES- Pema Chodron

I’ve known many people who have spent years exercising daily, getting massages, doing yoga, faithfully following one food or vitamin regimen after another, pursuing spiritual teachers and different styles of meditation, all in the name of taking care of themselves. … Continue reading

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Have Compassion… excerpt by Pema Chodron

TAKING CARE OF OURSELVES I’ve known many people who have spent years exercising daily, getting massages, doing yoga, faithfully following one food or vitamin regimen after another, pursuing spiritual teachers and different styles of meditation, all in the name of … Continue reading

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AN INNOCENT MISUNDERSTANDING – Pema Chodron

“When the Buddha taught, he didn’t say that we were bad people or that there was some sin that we had committed—original or otherwise—that made us more ignorant than clear, more harsh than gentle, more closed than open. He taught … Continue reading

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The Buddhist Prayer of Peace

In these troubling times of chaos swirling and anger mounting and hostility growing… may some find solace in this Buddhist wisdom… may some find peace… peace… peace… The Buddhist Prayer of Peace Through the virtue of this effort to enter … Continue reading

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