Tagged with meditation

Quote of the Day: Gandhi

Quote of the Day: Gandhi

“In the attitude of silence, the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi It never ceases to amaze me how beautifully and eloquently some of the greatest minds and souls … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Zen Proverb

Quote of the Day: Zen Proverb

“The only Zen you find at the top of the mountain is the Zen you bring with you.” ~ Zen Proverb A reminder that there is nothing without that cannot be found within. Hope you all had a lovely weekend, xo

Quote of the Day: Diamond Sutra

Quote of the Day: Diamond Sutra

“Attain a mind that abides nowhere.” ~ Diamond Sutra This famous line from the Diamond Sutra is one I’ve been making the focus of my meditation and mindfulness each day as of late… exploring the new realms of awareness and understanding I have yet to unlock. This was the line that Hui-Neng, the sixth patriarch, … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Lao Tzu

Quote of the Day: Lao Tzu

“If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are going.” ~ Lao Tzu Many times, we wish to change our circumstances or the reality of our lives, yet we resist change within ourselves or regarding out direction in life, not realizing that change must come within in order to eventually manifest … Continue reading

Quote of the Day – Milarepa

Quote of the Day – Milarepa

“The affairs of the world will go on forever. Do not delay the practice of meditation.” ~ Milarepa Milarepa is often considered one of Tibet’s most famous yogis and poets and was a prominent figure in the history of Tibetan Buddhism. Here he shares wisdom concerning the importance of committing to consistent meditation practice. Many find … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Zenji

Quote of the Day: Zenji

“In a mind clear as still water, even the waves, breaking, are reflecting its light.” ~ Dogen Zenji Can you appreciate the beauty of the cosmic truths expressed in this poem? Have a very lovely weekend! xo

Quote of the Day: Patanjali

Quote of the Day: Patanjali

मैत्री करुणा मुदितोपेक्षाणांसुखदुःख पुण्यापुण्यविषयाणां भावनातः चित्तप्रसादनम maitrī karuṇā muditopekṣāṇāṁ sukhaduḥkhapuṇyaapuṇyaviṣayāṇāṁ bhāvanātaḥcittaprasādanam “In relation to happiness, misery, virtue and vice, by cultivating the attitudes of friendliness, compassion, gladness, and indifference respectively, the mind becomes purified and peaceful.” ~ Sage Patanjali Yoga Sutras – Four Chapters of Freedom Indeed, simply focusing on awareness and mindfulness of the … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Wong Kiew Kit

Quote of the Day: Wong Kiew Kit

“All of us have the Buddha nature, or divine spark, in us.  We do not have to search for Buddhahood outside because we are all originally Buddhas.  In Christian terms, we do not have to search for God’s kingdom outside because the kingdom of God is within us.  Similarly, in Islam the essence of human … Continue reading