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The Biggest Obstacle To Enlightenment

The Ego accompanies the Seeker along the first segment of the Journey. In the following we intend to discuss this, as being familiar with the functions and games of the mind with an Ego is indispensable for identifying whether we are on the right track. 1.237 altre parole

There is no "I" in "ego" -- strangely enough

At the school where I work, the staff sometimes organizes games against the students. If anyone asks me why I don’t participate, I’ll explain, “I have a medical condition.” If they press me further, I’ll say, “I’m allergic to humiliation.” 752 altre parole

Humor

The Biggest Obstacle To Enlightenment

The Ego accompanies the Seeker along the first segment of the Journey. In the following we intend to discuss this, as being familiar with the functions and games of the mind with an Ego is indispensable for identifying whether we are on the right track. 1.237 altre parole

SCHOOL FOR SOUL

Ego and Meditation

I found an old notebook of mine this week. I was using it while at Samye Ling Monastery in Scotland over the Easter of 1996. Akong Rinpoché was giving a course (I didn’t write down the title) and on 1st April 19 years ago he said something that is absolutely true for me today in July 2015… 204 altre parole

Meditation

The Pain of Separation Seems Insurmountable - 10 Steps to Survive

Thursday, July 29, 2015

I didn’t get out of bed on Monday (fitbit said I walked less than 400 steps – bathroom breaks).  Not a great way to start the week.  1.741 altre parole

What cause do you believe the most strongly about? Why?

For me, living a certain kind of life is preferable to a cause. To live the values we claim to espouse is almost impossible and therefore exceedingly rare. 402 altre parole

Value