Wise words by Lama Surya Das on dealing with life’s difficulties.
Browsing Tag: happiness
Daily life brings its challenges for all of us. No matter if we are single, coupled, with kids, without kids, tall, short, in amazing shape, in horrible shape, employed, unemployed, rich, or poor. A few days ago I had a conversation with a woman with a four-year-old child and a baby on the way. “I […]
Yesterday I went for a walk around Soka University with one of my best buds. It was dusk, and I was so very excited to share my love for the picturesque campus with her. What was expected to be a short walk turned into a few hours. I led her first to the edge of […]
It feels amazingly freeing to blog for a second day in a row. In order to climb my mountain of self-discovery, I must return to my purpose. Wildly enough, this includes pouring my soul out to strangers, those who have known me for a lifetime, and everyone in between. I truly believe that within each […]
This morning as I begin to write, much of my decision is based on something I have just read. “A fish cannot drown in water, a bird does not fall in air. Each creature must live in his own nature.” – Mechthild of Magdeburg Being a human being is a tricky science. Oftentimes, I’ve thought […]
By Devirose Ever since I can remember, I have been acutely aware of the suffering in the world, both that which is part of the fabric of life such as illness, death, and natural occurrences, and that which we create on our own through the perpetuation of our harmful beliefs and actions toward ourselves and […]
One day, I came across an amazing woman when searching for bold individuals to feature on Project BE Bold. My hope was to discover a being that couldn’t resist but follow his or her inner voice/passion in an effort to make the world a better place. My search led me to the Website of Christine […]