Category Archives: satyagraha

Walking in the Direction of Freedom & Living Bridges

–by Kazu Haga (Jan 17, 2019) Years ago we were running a series of parallel workshops, teaching Kingian Nonviolence every week at a local high-school in Oakland and at the San Bruno County Jail. We would have the students and the men … Continue reading

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Reverencia Por Nosotr@s y Nuestro Hogar / Reverence For Us and Our Home

–por Cleary Vaughan-Lee y Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee (Jan 10, 2019) [English below] La palabra “reverenciar” se puede definir como tener un profundo respeto o admiración por algo. La reverencia por la vida es una experiencia fundamental como ser humano (estar asombrado de la vida … Continue reading

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A Wanderer With a Purpose

–by Peace Pilgrim (Jan 3, 2019) A pilgrim is a wanderer with a purpose. A pilgrimage can be to a place—that’s the best known kind—but it can also be for a thing. Mine is for peace, and that is why I am … Continue reading

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Cuando Armonizamos Adentro… / When We Harmonize Within…

–por Facundo Cabral (Dec 27, 2018) [English below] No hay otro que nos salve, es duro reconocer esto, pero cuando lo aprendemos comenzamos a vivir en paz, y en esa paz es posible alcanzar la plenitud, que es salvación. A veces descanso de … Continue reading

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Wherever You Receive Love, That’s Your Home

–by Dalai Lama XIV, Desmond Tutu, Douglas Abrams (Dec 20, 2018) Desmond Tutu: It is wonderful to discover that what we want is not actually happiness. It is not actually what I would speak of. I would speak of joy. Joy subsumes … Continue reading

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Que la Reverencia Sea Nuestra Guía / Let Reverence Be Our Guide

–by Paul Fleischman (Nov 30, 2018)    [English below] Meditemos cada mañana y cada tarde así tan confiablemente como el Sol observa el amanecer y el atardecer. Convivamos en santidad con toda la vida, incluso en la coexistencia con la gran araña … Continue reading

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Planting Twin Trees

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (Nov 22, 2018) There was a custom in the mid-eighteen hundreds of planting twin trees to celebrate a marriage and the starting of a home. The stance of these two, just ten feet apart, recalls a couple standing … Continue reading

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Extenuante Búsqueda de la Perfección / Exhausting Quest For Perfection

–por Brene Brown (Nov 15, 2018) [English below] La búsqueda de la perfección es agotadora e implacable, pero por más que lo intentemos, no podemos apagar las cintas que llenan nuestras cabezas con mensajes como “Nunca lo suficientemente bueno” y “¿Qué pensará … Continue reading

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Live In the Soul and Be Guided By It

–by Pavithra Mehta  (Nov 08, 2019) Dr. V firmly believes that action motivated by love exerts a force and organizing power of its own. He makes the cultivation of unconditional compassion for all beings a daily goal—a Dalai Lama-esque endeavor not always … Continue reading

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Free of Possession and Full of Belonging

–by Climbing PoeTree  (Oct 25, 2018) Darkness is only the absence of light like loneliness is the reason we fight fear is the reason we might never know what it’d be like if we all realized the meaning of our lives and … Continue reading

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