Today: “It is a normal thing in human behavior to be selfish” – Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“It is a normal thing in human behavior to be selfish. You can’t get away from it, but you can channel it. Be selfish to the extent of being known as generous. Cater to the image to be selflessly serviceful … Read the rest

Today: “To be spiritual is to give and give” – Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“To be spiritual is to give and give, never to expect back, as clouds give rain and never come down to take the water back. And your life exists on that giving. There is nothing to learning to be spiritual; … Read the rest

Today: “  If you abandon your inner core, you will only know conflict, within and without” – I Ching

 

While savoring life and the world, do not be swept away by the many delights.  If you abandon your inner core, you will only know conflict, within and without.  Stay steady and strong.

Meditations

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Tao Te Ching – Verse 26 – The heavy is the root of the light. The unmoved is the source of all movement.

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The heavy is the root of the light.
The unmoved is the source of all movement.

Thus the Master travels all day
without leaving home.
However splendid the views,
she stays serenely in herself.
Why should the lord of … Read the rest

Lecture: NM0399-20010512 – The Power of Shushmana

The Power of Shushmana

Yogi  Bhajan,  Ph.D.    May  12th,  2001    Espanola,  NM,  USA

The  ida,  pingala  and  shushmana  are  our  essence.  3000  years  ago  the  energy  channels  of the  ida,  pingala  and shushmana were  known  as  the  human … Read the rest

Today: “It is not possible that you will not create anything” – Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWaIt is not possible that you will not create anything because you are a vibration; therefore, you must vibrate, and your vibration will create an action and reaction in relation to the universal vibration.” Yogi Bhajan

 

Meditation

Today: “ Colleagues are family.  Fellow citizens are family.  Neighbors are family. ” – I Ching

 

Colleagues are family.  Fellow citizens are family.  Neighbors are family.  Only allow it to be so.

Meditations

Tao Te Ching – Verse 25

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Today: I Ching

 

Tao Te Ching – Verse 25 – There was something formless and perfect before the universe was born.

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There was something formless and perfect
before the universe was born.
It is serene. Empty.
Solitary. Unchanging.
Infinite. Eternally present.
It is the mother of the universe.
For lack of a better name,
I call it the Tao.
It … Read the rest

Today: “Between you and God there is only one link” – Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Between you and God, between you the creature and the Creator there is only one link, and that is the breath of life.” Yogi Bhajan

 

Meditation

Today: “ The potential for greatness all around lies in your radiance” – I Ching

 

It is time to appreciate the development that has taken place.  The fruit is not found in your accomplishments.  The potential for greatness all around lies in your radiance.  The capacity to be the leader that others see in … Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 24 – He who stands on tiptoe doesn’t stand firm

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He who stands on tiptoe
doesn’t stand firm.
He who rushes ahead
doesn’t go far.
He who tries to shine
dims his own light.
He who defines himself
can’t know who he really is.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 23 – Express yourself completely, then keep quiet

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Express yourself completely,
then keep quiet.
Be like the forces of nature:
when it blows, there is only wind;
when it rains, there is only rain;
when the clouds pass, the sun shines through.

Today: “Without creative meditation a man will feel burdened” – Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Without creative meditation a man will feel burdened; the law of detachment does not become functional in the man if he is not creative.” Yogi Bhajan

 

Meditation

Today: “ Nurture and preserve your best qualities” – I Ching

 

Nurture and preserve your best qualities.
With any neglect your mind and your relations will deteriorate, leading to conflict in your life.

Meditations

Tao Te Ching – Verse 23

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Today: “Whatever name of God you want to chant, just do it” – Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Whatever name of God you want to chant, just do it. It will tune you in. It will be your own biofeedback machine.” Yogi Bhajan

 

Meditation

Today: “ Enlighten others by gently and ceaselessly penetrating their souls with your message” – I Ching

Enlighten others by gently and ceaselessly penetrating their souls with your message.  Leave the ego out of it, lest it produce resistance and division.

Meditations

Tao Te Ching – Verse 22

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Today: I Ching