presence

Jan
24
A rare gift to share with the world.

A rare gift to share with the world.

Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity. – Simone WeilWho do you care about most in this life? Who
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Oct
27
Lost in the woods.

Lost in the woods.

Imagine for a moment that you are lost in the woods. There is no clear path ahead. You are surrounded
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Oct
18
Pointing out your true nature.

Pointing out your true nature.

Sitting here, resting in the myriad display of appearances, the unceasing luminosity of the ground appears as the infinite play
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Oct
13
We only lose the present.

We only lose the present.

The present is really all that we have and it is all that we have to lose. We can find
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Oct
11
Reaching full expression.

Reaching full expression.

Think about a flower for a moment. A flower naturally wants to reach its full expression. It wants to bloom
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Sep
29
At home in the world.

At home in the world.

The result of our practice is that we feel at home in the world. In the beginning of our practice,
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Jul
26
Imminent revelation.

Imminent revelation.

There are moments that are always presenting themselves, moments to lend a hand, moments to share a kind word, moments
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Jul
21
Composure.

Composure.

When you are driving, you pick up on all kinds of signs informing you of what you should be doing
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Jul
19
The opposite of awareness.

The opposite of awareness.

Dzogchen takes awareness (Tib: rigpa) as the path and that awareness takes the form of pure presence. It is a
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Jul
12
Connecting the Inner Work to the Outer Work.

Connecting the Inner Work to the Outer Work.

Each of us has gifts we can share with the world- gifts of kindness, compassion, understanding, dignity and respect. Our
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