Maintaining calmness and peace inside is important. It helps us weather the storms. Who doesn’t have storms? This gives us more perspective as we cultivate less reactivity. More perspective leads to better decisions. Add genuine concern for others into the mix, and the results soar. Of course this sustained inner peace does not come overnight. It develops slowly. But we must develop it. No one else can do this for us. So study, listen, read, reflect, and practice. Practice daily meditation. Think about others’ welfare as much as you can. Be happy!
Generosity is a means of opening our heart, as well as helping another. It is the first of the 6 paramitas, or 6 perfections, to cultivate compassion and wisdom. They are: generosity, ethical discipline, patience, […]
In the US it is Memorial Day, commemorating soldiers who gave their lives for this country. So they did not die in vain, may conflict be resolved peacefully without violence and war. In the world […]