Category Archives: gift-economy

La Mente Atenta / The Attentive Mind

–por Facundo Cabral (Sep 21, 2018) [English below] La mente debe estar atenta y el corazón abierto para no perdernos las bellezas que nos acerca la vida a cada instante, y en esa entrega recuperamos la inocencia, el asombro que absorbe toda la … Continue reading

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Powered By Mother Earth

–by John Trudell  (Sep 14, 2018) We, as the indigenous people of the western hemisphere have been resisting this violence and this oppression for five hundred years.   We know that the black people have been resisting it for at least that … Continue reading

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Living In Relationship With The Paradoxical Dimensions Of Life

–by Vimala Thakar (Aug 03, 2018) One does not select certain agreeable aspects of life and try to escape from the others that are not agreeable. One who can meet life choicelessly is committed to its totality. Let us examine this totality … Continue reading

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Aprender No Es Una Mera Imitación / Learning Is Not Mere Imitation

–por Bruce Lee  (Julio 26, 2018) [English below] Definitivamente, aprender no es una mera imitación, ni es la capacidad de acumular y repetir como perico algún conocimiento. Aprender es un proceso constante de descubrimiento, un proceso sin fin. En “jeet kune do” … Continue reading

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Beloved Redness

–by Kabir  (July 19 2018) Redness My lord’s got me drunk what a potion he gave me! A redness descends in my eyes My true guru got me drunk The divine lies hidden in every body like the red unseen  in the green henna … Continue reading

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Transformando Cicatrices Mentales / Transforming ‘Some Scars’

–por Sally Kempton (July 12, 2018)  [English below] La palabra “samskara” en sánscrito puede traducirse tal y como se oye en inglés: “algunas cicatrices” (“some scars”). Los samskaras son patrones de energía en nuestra conciencia. Siempre los imagino como surcos mentales, como … Continue reading

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The Three Sisters + 1

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (July 05 2018) It should be them who tell this story. Corn leaves rustle with a signature sound, a papery conversation with each other and the breeze. On a hot day in July—when the corn can grow six … Continue reading

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Un Ejército de Amor(Apartidista) / A (Non-Partisan)Love Army

–por Vinoba Bhave (Jun 29, 2018)  [English below] Cuando todo el mundo está armado, nada puede resolverse con las armas. La única esperanza de un acuerdo es en la noviolencia, es decir, en el poder del amor. Los seres humanos están desconcertados … Continue reading

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Spirit Runners’ Song

–by Bob Roma  (June 20, 2018) Voices from a distant past Footsteps on a sacred path Whisper dreams and whisper tales of ancient songs and prayers Rivers run, mountains stand Sacred staff passed hand to hand Honor runs cross the land for … Continue reading

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La Naturaleza y Nuestra Alegría / Nature and Our Joy

–por Michael McCarthy  (June 14, 2018) [English below] El mundo natural puede ofrecernos más que, por un lado, los que necesitamos para sobrevivir, o, por el otro lado, los riesgos mortales que hay que evitar: también puede ofrecernos alegría. […] Puede haber … Continue reading

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