Karma

July 24, 2019

If you fully understand karma at the deepest level, you will not only have compassion towards beings who are suffering, but you will also have compassion towards any being who is harming others.

~ Chamtrul Rinpoche

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Hello & Goodbye

July 23, 2019

Hello and goodbye.

Samskaras arrive at the front door. Don’t serve them tea. Let them go out the back door.

Aananda doesn’t mean bliss. It means the peace beyond mind.

– Swamiji


Reënact

July 23, 2019

Reënact


Axe

July 23, 2019

The axe forgets. But the tree remembers.


Families

July 20, 2019

“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”

Leo Tolstoy


History

July 16, 2019

The study of the past with one eye upon the present is the source of all sins and sophistries in history. It is the essence of what we mean by the word “unhistorical”.

Herbert Butterfield


False but True

July 3, 2019

False but directionally true.

– Greg Gutfeld