Tag Archives: Buddhism

Compassion…faith in and living with….

~ July 6… the 80th birthday of HH DalaiLama, a true inspiration ~ ~ ~ ~ “The Dalai Lama is turning 80 years old on July 6, but he doesn’t want any gifts. Instead, your social media presence is the … Continue reading

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The blossoming of…an abundance of positive qualities…The Six Perfections…The Immeasurables…

~   ~ Nurturing the blossoming of an abundance of positive qualities ~~   ~ “The Six Perfections” Generosity Patience Ethical Choices Joyful Effort Concentration Wisdom ~ ~ ~ And the continuing blossoming of… “The Immeasurables” Loving kindness Compassion Empathetic … Continue reading

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space…silence…stillness…awareness…leading to deeper understanding

~ Last month, I read some amazing ideas in Ken McCloud’s online newsletter, Unfettered Mind.  A few of the ideas, in particular, had a strong impact!   leading to a deeper and broader understanding of  “awareness” ~   ~   … Continue reading

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Compassion Day, “Compassion starts with me” …. Creating Compassionate Cultures

  ~ Creating Compassionate Cultures:   http://www.creatingcompassionatecultures.org (screen capture, below, from CCC website) ~  “Creating Compassionate Cultures”  A remarkable website and online program  filled with inspiring ideas for nurturing, encouraging and developing a sense of compassion within oneself and among all … Continue reading

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“Wishing you a relaxing and productive day, full of happiness and a peaceful and stable mind”

~ ~ ~ ~ This is a kind wish that I received from a friend a few years ago… a wish that’s now hanging as a “suncatcher” hanging on several windows in our home…. lighting up a special “wish…” wishing … Continue reading

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Happy New Year message from the DalaiLama… “Think, I will be a more sincere, compassionate human being”

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Link to June 30, 2013: Shatideva’s Prayer Single large image of Shatideva’s Prayer ~ ~ ~ ~

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“Bear Meditation” a magical painting by Cathy McClelland… enter the quiet

~ ~ ~ ~ A favorite painting I LOVE this painting! the image speaks with such clarity, inspiration and depth “Bear Meditation” by Cathy McClelland, an artist from the Lake Tahoe area… a perfect image for this time of year … Continue reading

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