Posts Tagged ‘conscious living’

Blame Yourself If You Have No Branches or Leaves

July 31, 2011



As you live more consciously, you tackle each obstacle with equal parts detachment, discernment, and determination, recognizing that it contains divinely encoded instructions designed to further your growth.


The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.
Theodore Isaac Rubin

The higher your consciousness, the greater the (more…)

Calmly Active, Actively Calm

April 18, 2010



What we call happiness is negligible compared to the inner peace and ecstatic joy we attain in meditation. Happiness, the province of the ego, is fleeting. Joy, the natural state of the soul, is infinite and eternal.

Still your mind in me, still yourself in me, and without a doubt you 
shall be united with me, Lord of 
Love, dwelling in your heart.
Bhagavad Gita 12:8



Enriching your inner life is only half the equation. If the peace and unconditional love you feel in meditation is not (more…)

Look for the Lessons!

August 8, 2008

dense-green-forestThe more you learn about how the universe operates, the more you realize that you are not simply a hapless bystander, buffeted about by the winds of chance. You are a full partner in the creative process, a conscious co-creator of every moment in your life and of the world in which you live.

So if you want to change the circumstances of your life, challenge yourself to interpret events, relationships and challenges symbolically rather than literally. Heightening your awareness of the lessons embedded in daily life helps you perceive the deeper meaning and ultimate purpose of life experiences.

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