Tagged with awareness

Quote of the Day: Buddha

Quote of the Day: Buddha

“Earnestness is the path of immortality, thoughtlessness the path of death. Those who are in earnest do not die, those who are thoughtless are as if dead already.” ~ Buddha Earnestness – developing the consistent habit of doing or giving our sincere best; for there is no more a man can offer the world than … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Gandhi

Quote of the Day: Gandhi

“Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi Have a lovely Thursday, xo

Quote of the Day: Bhagavad Gita

Quote of the Day: Bhagavad Gita

“When you feel the suffering of every living thing within your own heart… that is true consciousness.” ~ Bhagavad Gita The Bhagavad Gita is a 700 verse excerpt from the Mahabharata – one of two of the major Sanskrit texts from ancient India – and details the insightful discussion between Prince Arjuna and the manifestation … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Hu Zhi

Quote of the Day: Hu Zhi

“One day, suddenly my mind was enlightened; there were no irrelevant thoughts. I saw all the myriad things in the world inside me, making me exclaim that the whole cosmos is in me.” ~ Hu Zhi This is how Hu Zhi – a Confucian philosopher of the Ming dynasty,Β though his interpretation could easily be mistaken … Continue reading

#OrganicFestival

#OrganicFestival

The great organic debate. Many people are still under the impression that the organic food movement is ‘nothing but a big scam’. This is, in part, due to the massive amounts of false and misleading information pumped into the public domain, coupled with the lack of personal responsibility each individual is willing to take towards … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: de Sales

Quote of the Day: de Sales

“Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them – every day begin the task anew.” ~ Saint Francis de Sales Self-awareness, self-reflection, and self-restraint are disciplines which require gentleness of spirit and daily determination of heart.

Quote of the Day: Hagen

Quote of the Day: Hagen

“Real Buddhism is not really anΒ ‘ism’. It’s a process, an awareness, an openness, a spirit of inquiry – not a belief system, or even (as we normally understand it) a religion. It is more accurate to call it ‘the teaching of the awakened’.” ~ Steve Hagen

Quote of the Day: Lee

Quote of the Day: Lee

“It’s not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.” ~ Bruce Lee Finding truth and peace truly is about letting go of the unnecessary to focus on the necessary, like the wise Meister Ekhart Tolle also said in this past Wednesday’s QOTD post. On the path of a spiritual aspirant, it … Continue reading