Saturday, July 29, 2017

Via Ram Dass: Words of Wisdom - July 26, 2017

As we each listen to the intuitive message of our hearts, the society of which we are a part listens too.

- Ram Dass -

Via Sri Prem Baba – Awaken Love / Flower of the Day: 07/28/17

“Finding an answer to ‘what was I born for’ is a vital question but is something that is only revealed from the awareness of the Being. As you let go of thoughts and free yourself from belief systems, which is equivalent to undoing your masks, you begin to identify with the Being which is your real self. When this happens, your true purpose is revealed.”
Sri Prem Baba

Via Daily Dharma: Planting the Seed of an Awakened Mind

In Buddhism, we often talk about the seed of bodhicitta, the potential for an awakened mind that resides in all sentient beings. This seed is the basis of Buddhist practice—the generation of wisdom and compassion toward all sentient beings.

—Ogyen Trinley Dorje, “No Easy Answers

Via Sri Prem Baba – Awaken Love / Flower of the Day: 07/29/17

“Breast milk is the child’s main source of nutrition. It is its most complete food. When this milk is full of love and affection, it transforms into a nectar that awakens love in this soul. However, when this milk is poisoned by hatred, it is inevitably transmitted to the child and ends up condemning that soul to miserable experiences. The pain generated by the lack of love causes the entity to develop violence, which in all of its manifestations, is a self-defense mechanism.”
Sri Prem Baba

Via Daily Dharma: Appreciation Is Key

I think for every human being, appreciation in daily life is key. Through having appreciation for everything, you're able to expand so much as a human being, with your heart and your spirit and your mind.

—Ifé Sanchez Mora, “Interview with Nichiren Buddhist Singer Ifé Sanchez Mora