Many of us are open to the possibility of multiple lives, of reincarnation, even if we have doubts. The implications are astronomical. Our mind stream, or mental continuum, has no beginning, because the previous mind moment is the cause of the present one. As there must always be a previous mind moment, there is no beginning. In each life we’ve been born from our mother. Where is she today? Look around. Everyone has been our kind mother countless times. We don’t recognize her as she has changed form, taking a new life. Remembering, every time we meet someone, that he or she has been our kind mother, brings new life to the relationship.
The goal is to cultivate in our hearts the concern a dedicated mother feels for her child, and then focus it on more and more people and living beings. This is a heartfelt, powerful love. […]
We forget how closely connected we are with others. When we expand our mind, either believing in reincarnation, or at least open to the possibility, the possible connections increase exponentially. Reincarnation implies a continuity of […]