10 tips for a Mindful Home, Karen Maezen Miller, Do Dishes, Rake Leaves, Lion's Roar, Buddhism, Shambhala Sun, Wake With the Sun, Sit, Make your bed, Empty the hampers, Wash your bowl, Rake the leaves, Eat when hungry, Let the darkness come, Sleep when tired
we think ANY emotion will last forever while it is with us. great joy, great depression. no. as the bible says, 'this, too, shall pass,' and every emotion passes. EVERY emotion. the deepest sorry. the most intense joy. they come. they go. and they visit again another time.
The principal purpose of the Buddhist organization is to perpetuate the simple truth that suffering is the result of wrong action, and happiness and security are the rewards of right thinking and virtuous living.
"There is a misconception that Buddhism is a religion, and that you worship Buddha. Buddhism is a practice, like yoga. You can be a Christian and practise Buddhism. I met a Catholic priest who lives in a Buddhist monastery in France. He told me that Buddhism makes him a better Christian. I love that." ♡ Thich Nhat Hanh