The elemental struggle is with our feeling of being wrong, with our guilt and shame at what we are. That’s what we have to befriend.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them? ~
A jug fills drop by drop. ~ Buddha We may not fill each drop yet it happens nonetheless. What are you being filled with ‘drop
One teacher (Shunru Suzuki Roshi) put it this way: ” The state of mind that exists when you sit in the right posture is itself
If you have a supportive sangha, it’s easy to nourish your bodhicitta, the seeds of enlightenment. If you don’t have anyone who understands you, who encourages
Direct your eye right inward, and you’ll find A thousand regions in your mind Yet undiscovered. Travel them and be Expert in home-cosmography. ~ Thoreau,