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El Amor Libera / Love Liberates

por Maya Angelou  (Enero 24, 2018)  [English below] Estoy agradecida por haber sido amada y por ser amada ahora y por poder amar, porque esto libera. El amor libera. No sólo retiene (eso es ego). El amor libera. Cuando mi hijo nació, … Continue reading

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Open Hands to the Universe

–by Satish Kumar (Dec 7, 2017) “We can go on looking for peace in politics, in materialism, in secterianism. I tell you, we will only find frustration and exhaustion. There is a story about a musk deer, who has musk in his … Continue reading

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The Blessing of a Swelling Raindrop

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (Nov 24 2017) However alluring the thought of warmth, there is no substitute for standing in the rain to waken every sense—senses that are muted within four walls, where my attention would be on me, instead of all … Continue reading

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The Divine Mother

–by Sri Aurobindo (Nov 10th, 2017) …She is the Force, the inevitable Word, The magnet of our difficult ascent, The Sun from which we kindle all our suns, The Light that leans from the unrealised Vasts, The joy that beckons from the … Continue reading

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Adding to the World and Oneself a Touch of Liberation

–by Paul Fleischman (Aug 17, 2017) I decided to write this book after asking myself two questions: What is the most valuable contribution that I can make to the fraught world? And, what do I want to spend my last years, months, … Continue reading

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Cada Cambio es Sólo un Nuevo Comienzo / Every Change Is Just a New Beginning

–por Estas Tonne (Aug 9th, 2017) [English below] En un espacio silencioso, escucho una voz susurra…canta… a veces incluso grita como una ola cuando rompe en la orilla del océano cayendo en pedazos de eso, que es llamado “yo” Partículas de “yo”, … Continue reading

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Mi Trabajo es Amar al Mundo / My Work is Loving the World

–por Mary Oliver (Jul 28th, 2017) [English below] Mi trabajo es amar al Mundo. Aquí los girasoles, ahí el colibrí  iguales buscadores de dulzura. Aquí la levadura acelerante; ahí las ciruelas azules. Aquí la almeja hundida en la arena pinta. ¿Mis botas … Continue reading

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La Agonía del Patriarcado / The Agony of Patriarchy

–por Claudio Naranjo (Jun 29, 2017)  [English below] Creo que es válido intentar llevar a cabo una exploración unificada de nuestros males cognitivos, emocionales y sociopolíticos presentando la perspectiva propia del “patriarcado” como única raíz de la mentalidad industrial, el capitalismo, la … Continue reading

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Llámame Por Mis Nombres Verdaderos / Call Me by My True Names

–por Thich Nhat Hanh (May 19, 2017) No digas que partiré mañana porque todavía estoy llegando. Mira profundamente: llego a cada instante para ser el brote de una rama en primavera, para ser un pequeño pájaro de alas aún frágiles aprendiendo a cantar … Continue reading

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Contributing To The Total Upliftment Of Humanity

–by Vimala Thakar (Apr 27, 2017) Most of us are not aware of our motivations for living or our priorities for action. We drift with the tides of societal fashions, floating in and out of social concerns at the whim of societal … Continue reading

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