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A Rant About Ignorance

What a shame it is that so many of us continue to wallow in the ignorance of self cherishing, thinking that we are so different or unique from anyone that doesn’t share our delusions. We are so willing to sacrifice any sense of decency, courtesy or kindness for the sake

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Cause & Condition

How or what I am today has not been easily obtained, it’s taken me decades to learn what it means to be effortless, without aims or expectations that attach to an outcome. The tendency is for me to tell you how it is, what needs to done or undone, or

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Spiritual Practice

What does it mean to do Spiritual Practice? For most of us there is a very uneasy balance in our lives, we teeter on the edge of work and worry, enjoyment and irritation, comfort and fear. It’s difficult at times to know what’s important, we’re caught up and carried away

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The July 2010 issue of Sun Magazine, on the Dog-Eared Page, there’s a piece by Vaclav Havel, “Letters to Olga” where he writes about his insight into bliss. This is quite an extraordinary thing; he writes; “…a moment of supreme bliss, of infinite joy…, and though I felt physically intoxicated

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