A few notes on life, and how they came together in a realization.......... A while back, i wrote a note to myself in big letters and stuck it on the wall..... it said "Always Be Doing The Task At Hand". One of my favorite aunties had told me once that her biggest difficulty in life… Continue reading “Always Be Doing The Task At Hand” – (the answer to procrastination)
Just thinking........ If we are primarily physical beings in a physical plane (DNA in a material world which operates essentially on Newtonian physics)..... and that we are wired with a brain that operates on quantum principles (a world where our body plane physics does not rule.... i.e. we can fly in our mind to places… Continue reading Some thoughts on physical activity in the modern world…
This morning, i began writing about “What is of ultimate importance in life?” i think it is a question which often gets asked... especially when we are set back on our haunches... when things are not going as planned, or when we are looking back at our life and taking stock...... perhaps when we are… Continue reading What is truly important in Life?
We humans like to hold onto shit........ Our mind is like a frogs tongue, sticking to things and not letting go. News Flash: It is possible for the mind to let things pass without sticking to them. The more we let time.... and its potential shit (and its potential joy as well) .....… Continue reading Don’t hold onto shit……
A question I am asking myself................ Can emotional needs ever be truly filled? Can all the acceptance, respect and affirmation which we struggle to obtain from others ever fill the void of need which causes us to go looking outside for it? Is the root problem (at this level) the neediness itself? If you “follow… Continue reading The Satisfaction of Neediness
Great thoughts from the Tibetan Mandala https://www.bbc.com/ideas/videos/a-few-life-lessons-from-buddhism/p05prvb4?playlist=beyond-belief
When we trust our original nature to not trick us. We can relax, we can trust, we can Just Sit. If we think that there is evil in the universe, we cannot relax, we cannot trust. Just Sitting is a struggle. There is resistance. Jump into that sense of evil, and see if it does… Continue reading Upon Receiving My Rakusu
What if.....We were born, just simply biological beings.... its not too much of a stretch of our imagination..... And what if.....We are born just a blank piece of paper...... no likes or dislikes..... no opinions.... its easy to see.... What if.....in the beginning of our lives, there is just freshness.... just newness........ And what if.....We… Continue reading Opinions and Beliefs – What if…..
One day, the wise old rooster (Foghorn Leghorn) called all the hens out into the courtyard. It seemed there was some confusion, and after doing his Doodle Doo that morning, his focus was on setting things straight. "The job", he said, after they were all gathered, all the clucking had calmed down .... and they… Continue reading The Philosophy of the Hen-house & Sitting on the Eggs
This moments contents.... this moments sensations... this moments thoughts Let them flow off Like dissipating smoke flowing out behind the crystal orb called now. like the fading sound of the inkin ringing........ Let them be as they are. Self-cleaning Now. ~ ~ Like water off a ducks back. Being present in this moment.... the last… Continue reading This Moments Contents