Merry Christmas, happy Hanukkah, and happy 600th anniversary of Je Tsongkhapa’s nirvana (passing). This is a special time of year. The outer stars are aligned. Please align your inner stars. Come home. Center. Balance. Be happy. Do things to make others happy. Do things to make yourself happy. Work on yourself without fail to get rid of harmful attitudes, emotions, and thoughts. Be observant of your inner world. Intervene when necessary. Be humble. Be loving to others. Be loving to yourself. Strive without striving to perfection to be able to guide all others to perfection, to omniscience.
Regardless of outside influences
When the sun is shining we are happy. When there are clouds we are sad. We are very much influenced by our surroundings. Reach out to others more and more, even if only by wishing […]
Let’s explore patience a bit more
Let’s explore patience a bit more. It involves managing and reducing anger. Suppressing anger doesn’t help; later it comes back with a vengeance. We need to transform it. When you churn milk you get butter […]
Patience is golden
Patience is golden. It gives us pause rather than kneejerk reaction. It allows us to take a deep breath, and consider the consequences of getting angry — making us unhappy, bringing future problems, not to […]