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.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Today's Daily Dharma: Watering the Seedlings of Intention
Watering the Seedlings of Intention
practice is the cultivation of our capacity for loving kindness. It does
not involve either positive thinking or the imposition of an artificial
positive attitude. . . . Rather, we meditate on our good intentions,
however weak or strong they may be, and water the seeds of these