When you are happy, think of others. When you are sad, think of others. It is the best medicine! It brings peace of mind for oneself and helps others as well. Today from HH Dalai Lama we will take the Bodhisattva vow of universal unconditional compassion to cultivate the mind towards “focusing on others” to serve them the best we can. Since we are limited in what we can do for others, we train to become more able, and eventually enlightened. The capacity of this enlightened mind is beyond our imagination.
Today is Gandhi Jayanti, a celebration of Gandhi.ji’s birthday. It is one of only 3 national holidays in India. Today is also the International Day of Non-Violence honoring Gandhi’s work of Ahimsa, or non-violence. Let’s […]
Today is one of the 4 most important days of the year in the Buddhist calendar. It is the day of miracles when the Buddha displayed miracles to sustain the nascent Buddhist tradition. The karmic […]
Healthy self-confidence is essential for compassion. It covers both sides of the equation. Humility leads to concern and compassion for others. Self-confidence leads to taking care of ourself through self-compassion. Moving towards this attitude of […]