“We are all visitors to this time, to this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love, ….. and then we return home.” This is an Australian Aboriginal proverb. There are many parallels with Buddhism and Eastern spirituality. We are just visitors, passing through. Our purpose is to observe (our inner world), to grow (transform our negative emotions into positive ones), and to love (universally and unconditionally). Then we return home to our pure self of unconditional love and wisdom. Profound, loving, and beautiful.
We all have Buddha nature and the potential for unconditional love.
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During this pandemic
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