Category Archives: Shanti Sena

Lluvia del Alma/ Rain of the Soul

por Pancho Ramos-Stierle [English below] en la nochedespierta con el aroma de los soles lejanosmucho antes de que salpiquenel techo de tu corazón quítate las cobijas del saber ahoray deja que el espíritu corra afuera descalzoen los campos inconocibles de … Continue reading

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Alquimia Espiritual / Spiritual Alchemy

–por Shinzen Young (Feb 22, 2019) [English below] Todas las tradiciones espirituales hablan acerca de la importancia de darle la bienvenida a las circunstancias negativas con amor. A menudo un@ escucha que debe amar a su enemigo o a las … Continue reading

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Unlearn to Unlove

–by Ted Seymour (Feb 14, 2019) Let that sink in for a minute. It’s a peculiar phrasing, I know, and one worth re-reading a few times, but I’ve been deeply impacted by these words since first reading them a few of weeks … Continue reading

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Las Leyes Universales del Conflicto / The Universal Laws of Conflict

–por Kazu Haga (Feb 7, 2019) [English below]   Las enseñanzas de Buda no eran un dogma religioso que le fue transmitido por algún ángel o profeta. Fue su comprensión de las leyes universales de la naturaleza y la realidad de la … Continue reading

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Living Deep Ecology

–by Helena Norberg-Hodge (Jan 31, 2019) To me, the essence of deep ecology is moving beyond a type of environmentalism which is still based on a highly reductionist and a highly distant approach to the living world, to the natural world. To … Continue reading

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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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