Category Archives: satyagraha

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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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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Tener No-Forma / Having No-Form

–por Bruce Lee  (Mayo 31, 2018) [English below] Déjame empezar con una historia Zen. Puede ser que algun@s de ustedes ya hayan escuchado esta historia, pero la cuento de nuevo porque es idónea. Considera esta historia como un forma de calentar los … Continue reading

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Mother: A Cradle to Hold Me and Loving Wisdom

por Maya Angelou  (May 10, 2018) Oprah: You see where you fit in life. Maya: Yes. And I know that whatever I have is a gift. I accept that, and I’m grateful to those who went before me so that I can do … Continue reading

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Set Our Mind Towards The Infinite

–by Rabindranath Tagore (Apr 12, 2018) When we watch a girl trying to walk, we see her countless failures; her successes are but few. If we had to limit our observation within a narrow space of time, the sight would be cruel. … Continue reading

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Don’t Just Resist, Return to Who You Are

–by Taiaiake Alfred (Mar 29, 2018) When we talk about colonization, we tend to think of brutally stolen land, racism, broken treaties, boarding schools. Those are things that happened. Those are the well-known things that shaped the relationship between Indigenous people and … Continue reading

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No Hay Revolución Sin Evolución / There Is No Revolution Without Evolution

–por Victoria Santa Cruz (March 22, 2018) [English below] Entrevistador (E): Quisiera formularle una pregunta de carácter personal, porque creo que en este caso es importante. El hecho de ser mujer, el hecho de ser negra y el hecho de ser latinoamericana, y … Continue reading

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The Organic and Harmonious Inter-Relation of Virtues

–by Nyanaponika Thera  (March 15, 2018) Unbounded love guards compassion against turning into partiality, prevents it from making discriminations by selecting and excluding and thus protects it from falling into partiality or aversion against the excluded side. Love imparts to equanimity its … Continue reading

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