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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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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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Dis-identifying With The Line: How Much Is Enough?

–by Miki Kashtan  (Mayo 31, 2018) I introduced the idea of stepping off the line we all live on, where most of us are constantly trying to get ahead, and described the value I see in aiming to step off the line … 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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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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La Intimidad y Sus Diferencias / Intimacy and Its Differences

–por Diane Musho Hamilton  (Feb 23, 2018) [English below] Tami Simon: Quería leer una cita de tu libro que realmente me llamó la atención: “Hay un límite incorporado a nuestra intimidad y confianza porque rehuimos de reconocer la verdadera profundidad de nuestras … Continue reading

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You Are One Of Us

–by Steve Karlin (Feb 15, 2018) Steve Karlin [SK]: When I’m talking, I’m trying to be in my place in the center. Now, I’m aware of all my [hand]shaking going on. But when I’m trying to communicate, I’m not aware of it at … Continue reading

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Words Make Worlds

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (Jan Feb 01 2018) Writing as an indigenous plant woman I might say, “My plant relatives have shared healing knowledge with me and given me a root medicine.” Instead of ignoring our mutual relationship, I celebrate it. Yet … Continue reading

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