Fear is like a cancer. It spreads to our whole being. All balance is sacrificed. Perspective is lost. Anger lurks in the shadows. Insecurity poses as strength. Guilt is not far away. We become rigid and our grasping is intense. Recognize fear and let it go. Become spacious and open leaving no foothold for fear. Remember the disadvantages of fear. Make your mind vast like the sky. Breathe slow and deep. Do the 9-round breathing if you know it. Relax and focus. It there are major problems, then face them calmly. Be more effective resisting the dangers. This takes courage and self-confidence.
Sometimes we can’t decide what to do. The more we try the more paralysis sets in. We feel insecure and start to doubt ourselves. Insecurity makes it even harder to come to a decision. Anxiety […]
Mar. 29, 2018 Shantideva Shantideva “A Guide to the Boddhisattva’s Way of Life” is one of the most important Tibetan Buddhist texts regarding compassion. Dr. Barry Kerzin who is an American doctor and Tibetan monk, […]