Posted by Ken Lauher on Thu, Sep 30, 2010 @ 05:15 AM
Dharma - the Buddha's teaching - is about letting go of the story line
and opening to what is: to the people in our life, to the situations
we're in, to our thoughts, to our emotions. We have a certain life, and
Added by RaK on September 30, 2010 at 2:15pm —
Here's your October LOVE!!!
Thanks to the rocket scientists at Google and YouTube it appears the original Marty channel is locked out forever... here's the new Marty UTube space... join and become friends with the little guy, he's pretty frustrated at having to upload all the old videos all over again. https://www.youtube.com/user/MartydaSquirel
Keeping a healthy physical body, mind and emotions for the important purpose of comfortably welcoming and housing your spirit self is a full time job. The living results that you achieve depend on your personal awareness, watchfulness and many times your willingness to innovate. Flexibility of thinking and action is necessary.
Being in the “now” moment, fully present, is a good thing but by itself, it is not enough. In addition… Continue
Added by Lois Cheney on September 30, 2010 at 1:00pm —
A karmic debt is, basically, any cause that hasn’t yet found its effect.
According to the rishis, punishment in the afterlife is the result of unpaid karmic debts. If I commit a crime and don’t pay for it here on Earth, I will pay by suffering later. Hell is the condition of karmic suffering. It is worth…
Think on This ...
. . . Count it rather as an opportunity, a gift of a merciful Father, that there are the opportunities in the present for the sojourn in the material influences; that the advantages may be taken of opportunities that come into the experience, even through the hardships and disappointments that have arisen.
Edgar Cayce Reading 1709-3
Added by Mark Seebach on September 29, 2010 at 12:33pm —
is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly
because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because
we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then,
is not an act but a habit.”
Added by RaK on September 28, 2010 at 1:30pm —
With the seasonal transition into Fall, change is motivated by
the movement of the earth around the sun; there is no getting around
this. So as the world changes and the seasons pass, so must our
lives in tandum with it.
Change is inevitable.
Our lives are made up of the building blocks of change.
This can be traumatic or it can be less so. The single most… Continue
Think on This ...
Man's destiny lies within his individual grasp, doth he take hold upon those laws, those self-evident truths. Applying them in his relationships one to another there may come the knowledge that He walketh and talketh with those who would, who do, exalt and glorify His name in the earth . . .
He was in the beginning, He is the end. And as ye walk in the light of His promise, of His words, ye may know the way ye go. For His light shineth in the darkness and maketh the… Continue
Added by Mark Seebach on September 28, 2010 at 12:16pm —
Art can be a reflection of the love of The Beauty. ”The love of beauty is ultimately the love of The Sacred” (Beauty as a spiritual quality that always attracts the higher elements of the soul. G_d, (The Divine, Source of all) is beauty. –Beauty is related our final end and our deepest need”. Quotes from Dr Sayeed Hossein Nasr.
-In the evolution of culture the artist chooses to articulate, represent, document, the visions of humanity as we clarify and move towards the good, beautiful… Continue
Added by Ann Saunders on September 28, 2010 at 11:21am —