Monthly Archives: August 2013

“Smile….” a gentle, lovely song… sung by Ani Choying Drolma, a Buddhist nun…. Nurturing Thursday…

~ “smile…” “Muskaan” A gentle, lovely song… a song that feels so encouraging and nurturing, sung beautifully by Buddhist nun Ani Choying Drolma ~ ~ ~ Buddhist nun, Ani Choying Drolma…singing “Smile, Muskaan.” ~ I don’t know what the actual … Continue reading

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“Vonnie….she’s our girl!” … joyful and inspirational Vonnie, our Irish – Australian girl

“Vonnie, she’s our girl!” Vonnie, delightful Vonnie! I’d like you to “meet” this inspiring person… One of our fellow travelers in Ireland a few weeks ago Vonnie… an inspiration! 89 years old…. 89 years young! as cheerful, optimistic, strong and … Continue reading

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Nurturing Thursday “Aad Guray Nameh” …. a soothing and protecting “song”

~ ~ A soothing and lovely “song”… beautifully sung by Snatam Kaur ~ ~ ~  gentle, loving, purifying, soothing, protecting recited for more than 3000 years “Aad Guray Nameh” ~ Aad Guray Nameh Jugaad Guray Nameh Sat Guray Nameh Siri … Continue reading

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“Don’t fence me in…..” living with curiosity….

~ ~ I just LOVE this song! “Don’t fence me in….” sung by Roy Rogers (!!!) ~ ~ oooohhhhh… an original version! will you listen along ….??? a song of  inspiration ~ (Roy Rogers singing the song, Don’t Fence Me … Continue reading

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“You think this is just another day in your life…it’s not just another day…today…it’s a gift…”… from “A Good Day” and the inspirational TED video “Gratitude”

~ ~ ~ ~ today, it’s given to us, it’s a gift… it’s the only gift we have right now… and the only appropriate response is gratefulness ~ ~ Some of my very favorite “pages,” on the entire Pocket Perspectives … Continue reading

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Nurturing Thursdays: “The Wellspring of love within” from Anam Cara by John O’Donohue

~ ~ A few days ago, I was reading from the book AnamCara, by John O’Donohue.  I came upon a suggestion for a lovely guided meditation, meant to help awaken and nurture a sense of  “the wellspring of love within.” … Continue reading

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Moved by the winds of…….. the Irish spirits………….

~ ~ ~ Sitting on the ancient rocks…. “dancing scarf” blowing freely… moved by the winds of the Irish spirits, spirits flowing gracefully, a dance of wind and spirit ~ Island of Inisheer, Aran Islands, Ireland ~ ~ ~ ~ … Continue reading

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