#4869 - Monday, March 18, 2013 - Editor: Gloria Lee
- View Source#4869 - Monday, March 18, 2013 - Editor: Gloria LeeThe Nonduality Highlights http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NDhighlights/Some say you're lucky
If nothing shatters it.
But then you wouldn't
Understand poems or songs.
You'd never know
Beauty comes from loss.
It's deep inside every person:
A tear tinier
Than a pearl or thorn.
It's one of the places
Where the beloved is born.
~ Gregory Orr
(Concerning The Book That Is the Body Of The Beloved)Web version: www.panhala.net/Archive/Some_Say.htmlAlan Larus PhotographyYour spiritual journey can only begin when you
give up your attachment to the melodramatic
story that youve been calling your life.Detachment doesnt mean, however, that youre
uninvolved with the illusory world.Detachment only means that your involvement
with the world is at such a high level that you
have no demands about what or how it's
unfolding.Consequently, whatever happens in your life is
always 100% OK with you.The last step, then, is to become detached from
~ Chuck HilligSeeds for the Soul
Black Dot Publications, 2003"To be fully alive, fully human, and completely awake is to be continually thrown
out of the nest. To live fully is to be always in no-man's-land, to experience each
moment as completely new and fresh.To live is to be willing to die over and over again."~Pema Chodron From the book, "When Things Fall Apart," published by
via Daily DharmaYas,ar Koç PhotographyDeath - The Essential Teachings.wmvThrough this compilation of powerful talks and moving dialogues, Adyashanti
guides us through the darkness of life's inevitable experience to the profound
freedom that awaits in coming to grips with death on all of its levels --
psychologically, emotionally, physically, and existentially.
Adyashanti - "I feel the fear of death" question and answer