More shifting sands of uncertainty under our feet. By now we are getting a little used to uncertainty and impermanence. This is healthy. When things seem certain and permanent, this goes against the grain of nature. Things are always in flux and changing. To be open and allow for change, not having fixed expectations is aligned with nature. It allows us to dance with fluidity and flexibility. We learn to think out of the box. We have fewer surprises, are more open, and more capable of gracefully responding to whatever comes our way. This is real dharma, taking everything onto the path.
“When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” This popular saying about courage and strength is very true. From a dharma perspective it means to take whatever comes our way into the path. When […]
Dharma does not just happen while we are sitting on our cushion. It is available all the time. Whatever situation we find ourself is an opportunity to practice the dharma. Especially powerful is transforming our […]