A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Today's Daily Dharma: Lighten Your Load
Lighten Your Load
is the ground for practicing 'beginner’s mind.' It helps us see things
anew, as they really are; to be willing to listen to the thoughts and
ideas of others with an open mind. So the relinquishing of thoughts and
ideas about which we have been adamant can give us a sense of freedom,
joy, and spaciousness.