Tag Archives: wisdom

Faith

The only lack of faith I have is in myself. Mindfulness makes it easier to see exactly where I am, and what is going on. Still, it doesn’t always provide me with the answers I need to adjust the way … Continue reading

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Best Mindfulness Book by Hanh?

In keeping with my current explorations of mindfulness in the everyday, does anyone have a favorite book on mindfulness by Thich Nhat Hanh? Or another book/source of Dharma that springs to mind as a favorite/something really useful? If anyone has … Continue reading

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Lovely Mindfulness Quote

Found this on Old Path Sangha‘s site: Mindfulness is the energy of being aware and awake to the present moment. It is the continuous practice of seeing and relating deeply to every moment of daily life. To be mindful is … Continue reading

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The Quote I'm Chewing On, Currently:

When starting to practice, be eager like a deertrapped in a pen seeking to get out.In the middle be like a farmer during harvestnot waiting for anything.In the end be like a shepherd who hasbrought the flock home.– Paltrul Rinpoche‘s … Continue reading

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Resources I've been Contemplating …

Here’s some of what I’ve been reading concerning emptiness, if anyone’s interested. At all. ^_^ The Heart Sutra, with Kalsang‘s prompting to goad me along. Thich Nhat Hanh‘s commentary on the Heart Sutra – The Heart of Understanding TinyThinker’s blog … Continue reading

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Action as Compassion

I found a section on CNN.com called CNN Heroes. Each of the people mentioned has, as a result of their experience, seen a need to take action to make the world a better place. They come from many walks of … Continue reading

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The Walk Itself…

Thus we see that the all-important thing is not killing or giving life, drinking or not drinking, living in the town or the country, being lucky or unlucky, winning or losing. It is how we win, how we lose, how … Continue reading

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Little by Little …

I had forgotten I’d found this … Drop by drop, is the water pot filled.A little at a time, wise people make themselves good. – Buddha

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