Category Archives: Mindfulness

Agapanthus

By Pavithra K. Mehta I never notice agapanthus before she blooms. This lack of awareness allows for yearly ambush. A blue bombardment, like so many miniature firecracker displays in freeze frame, they seize the sidewalks, fully formed– their delicate globes fashioned … Continue reading

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La falsa dualidad entre “trabajo” y “servicio”/The False Duality Between “Job” And “Service”

por Zilong Wang [English below] Alrededor de la época en que partí para Asia en julio, dos de mis amigos/profesores más queridos dejaron su dedicación al voluntariado a tiempo total para comenzar a trabajar a tiempo completo. Su decisión de … Continue reading

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2019 is a Mineral Year

by Malidoma Somé Mineral is the storage place of memory, the principle of creativity, resources, stories, and symbolism.  In the cosmological wheel, mineral is located in the west and is colored white.  It is the elemental energy that allows us … Continue reading

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Devolverte, tierra / Return to Earth

por Lilianet Brintrup [English below] No le hagamos más ruido Cubrámonos con su polvo Recojámonos temprano Como buenos pájaros terrestres. Busquemos su horizonte más lejano Con ojos serenos. Minas seamos de minerals sólidos. Árboles seamos Para devolverle su sombra arrebatada … Continue reading

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Attachment is Habitual Thinking

by Ven. Master Miao Tsan (May 24, 2019) We all judge our experiences through the filter of habitual think­ing. In other words, we are unconsciously driven by how we think, and how we think determines the feelings and opinions we … Continue reading

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La naturaleza espiritual del niñ@ / The Spiritual Nature in the Child

by Richard Louv ( May 2nd) [English below] Cuando mi hijo Matthew tenía cuatro años, me preguntó: “¿Están casados Dios y la Madre Naturaleza, o simplemente son buen@s amig@s?” Buena pregunta.Durante la investigación de este libro, escuché a much@s adult@s … Continue reading

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[Excerpt] A Heartmindfulness [r]Evolution

by Pancho Ramos-Stierle (April 12, 2019) [This is an excerpt of the full commencement speech given in June 9th of 2018] Some people say the longest path we will ever walk is from our head to our heart. What i … Continue reading

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Death: the Key to the Door of Life

–by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross  (Feb 10, 2012) There is no need to be afraid of death. It is not the end of the physical body that should worry us. Rather, our concern must be to live while we’re alive – to release our inner selves … Continue reading

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