Be yourself but do not live for yourself

“Everybody can be great – because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve … You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. When they hear about self-awareness, most people initially react saying that it sounds a bit selfish to […]

Dispelling the shadow

. . .. …………“To attain knowledge, …………..add things every day. …………..To attain wisdom, …………..remove things every day”. ………………………………………….Lao-Tzu . The world view that has shaped the psyche of the ‘developed’ world for the past three centuries relies on the premise that the world, nature, lower species or even kinsfolk are a ‘resource’ we are entitled […]

You Are

. . . If you have not found that which is timeless or formless in yourself, then nothing that you manifest will satisfy yourself. ~ Eckhart Tolle . Sit still and do nothing for a few moments. Temporarily let go of responsibilities, interests and concerns … relax into being. Ask … who am I? Watch […]

Goodness

. .. . “What would we be without an ego, a self? Perhaps we would be divine” ~ Vimala Thakar Have you ever tried to look ‘inside’ yourself? If you have, you probably came across a mixture of positive traits of character and unproductive habits mingling with truly praiseworthy aspirations, a crowd of valid insights […]

Being Alive

    “Do not ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” ~ Howard Thurman Although many do not really believe it is possible to achieve, most people seek happiness and wish to live peaceful, secure and […]