Sunday, July 30, 2017

Via Ram Dass: Words of Wisdom - July 30, 2017

Bearing the unbearable is the deepest root of compassion in the world. When you bear what you think you cannot bear, who you think you are dies. You become compassion. You don't have compassion - you are compassion. True compassion goes beyond empathy to being with the experience of another. You become an instrument of compassion. 

- Ram Dass -

Via Sri Prem Baba – Awaken Love / Flower of the Day: 07/30/17

“A great transformation is underway on our planet. It’s as if a golden ray pierces the dark clouds and begins to illuminate Earth. While this ray brings light, it also activates great fears for it represents the new. Light frightens those that are accustomed to darkness. This is why the internal and eternal resistances are manifesting with great force. However, this transformation is inevitable.”
Sri Prem Baba

Via Daily Dharma: A Teacher Points the Way

A teacher, out of compassion and love, seeing that somebody is suffering, gives a path. But each individual has to walk on the path.

—S. N. Goenka, “Superscience