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IN THE MOMENT

Do not pursue the past. Do not lose yourself in the future. The past no longer is. The future has not yet come. Looking deeply at life as it is in the very here and now, the practitioner dwells in … Continue reading

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TRANSFORMATION

The 3 Marks of Existence: *Impermanence–Nothing in this world is fixed or unchanging–no thing, no thought, no emotion. Because of this, it is pointless to try to grasp, or hold on to anything material or immaterial. Instead, we should be … Continue reading

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OBSTACLES

Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at … Continue reading

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ATTACHMENT, NON-ATTACHMENT

Day 52 We should find the reality in each moment, and in each phenomenon. We have nowhere to escape–So in activity there should be calmness, and in calmness there should be activity. “A flower falls, even though we love it; … Continue reading

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