Most of the time we live our lives like a dry leaf being blown here and there in the wind. We are not aware. We do not take notice of the present moment. We live as if we are being pulled by the nose. Our present actions greatly influence our next experiences. Be mature and courageous. Become aware of the present moment. Recognize your behavior. Recognize your words. Recognize your thoughts, emotions, and attitudes. Move them to the positive side of the spectrum. Bring happiness into your life, and into the lives of others.
Walk the talk
Learning about changing our attitudes, reactions, and behavior is just the first step. We must “walk the talk.” We must put into action what we’ve learned. Without doing that, it is like a chocolate cake […]
Giving material goods is one form of generosity, but one can extend an attitude of generosity into all one’s behavior. Being kind, attentive, and honest in dealing with others, offering praise where it is due, […]
When you’re hot, you are hot. When you’re not, you’re not. And that’s o.k. In fact, that is samsaric life. Recognizing the state of our mind on a regular basis is the foundation for dharma […]