If you allow me, I would like to expand our forgiveness practice to include others; all others. We often get caught up in our own stuff and forget the other 7 billion human beings and countless animals. Everyone is suffering, and often filled with hurts they cannot liberate. So while working on our own hurts and forgiveness, please think about all others who are in a similar boat. Extend your forgiveness practice to them imagining it to be successful bringing them sustained joy. This will also help you immensely! Win-wins are rare; when you find them go all out!
It is easy to lose hope these days. The worse sides of us seem rampant. Selfishness and greed seem to have eclipsed love and compassion. Yet where there is strife and hardship, someone always comes […]
At one level, forgiveness means you shouldn’t develop feelings of revenge. Revenge harms the other person. It is a form of violence and usually leads to counter-violence – so the problem never goes away. At […]