Covid-19 look out. We have a spiritual steamroller heading our way. Tomorrow begins the most sacred month of the year (lunar calendar) – Saga Dawa, the month of Shakyamuni Buddha’s birth, enlightenment, and parinirvana. June 5 (15th of lunar calendar), full-moon day, is the climax. During this month consequences of our actions (karma) are exponentially increased, both positive and negative, especially on June 5. Try to avoid harm to others and to yourself. Be generous. Be kind. Be patient. Be diligent. Be focused. Be wise seeing everything like a dream, mirage, or reflection in a mirror. Be loving and compassionate to everyone including yourself.
The more we practice coming home to our center, the easy it gets. Gradually we learn to spend time “at home” centered, where everything is balanced, and we remain awake in the present moment. Whatever […]
We are now day 20 of Saga Dawa, 10 more to go. How is your mind? How is your heart? Are you remembering others’ suffering along with your own? Are you consciously moving your heart […]