Today: Be graceful

Attend to today’s affairs as they come.  Engage gracefully in small matters.  Your grace can stimulate movement that nourishes those around you who are in need. It’s a good time to begin something new.

Meditation

I Ching: Today

Today: Be keenly aware of your influence on others

What you say and what you do have an impact beyond the current place and moment.  Your actions and words will emanate infinitely from a particular point in space and time and never be undone. Whether they are consiously felt … Read the rest

Today: Watch and listen

You have access to a wealth of experience around you that you can use to guide you.  Your own inexperience should not impede your successfully navigating the many choices you face. Do not fear making choices thereby becoming paralyzed, nor … Read the rest

Today: Start fresh – from the I Ching

It is a good day to begin something, or begin something again.  Regardless of how previous efforts were subverted, there now will be little resistance to your loftiest intentions.  If mistakes were made we can press reset and begin again … Read the rest

Today: Go within and adapt yourself to the demands of the times – from the I Ching

Allow external matters to be what they are.  Go within yourself to find how you can adapt to the demands of the time and relate with all that is going on around you. You will find that there are kindred … Read the rest

Today: Refuse the fruit offered by the serpent

Oppressors are attempting to seize power, violently, if necessary.  It is a situation of which many people are totally unaware.  When fruit offered by the serpent is refused, the snake swallows its own tail and the light is restored.  The … Read the rest

Today: Accept rewards for your deeds

Accept rewards for your deeds, whether from on high or from the humble whom you have helped to elevate. Whether it is what you expected or needed, allow them to feel that they have repaid you.  Keep an attitude of … Read the rest

Today: You Can Do Anything – from the I Ching

The time for action has come for accomplishing great tasks.  The path before you is being cleared and reward lies ahead.  Use all of your creative powers to manifest your intentions through your highest nature.  Awaken and help develop the … Read the rest

Today: You are the change – from the I Ching

You are the change that is called for. Read the Signs of the Times* and make the Season apparent to all.  Report the real abuse of power and oppression of the small by the powerful. You must rely on a … Read the rest

Today: Day of Reckoning – from the I Ching

Shock and thunder from the heavens bring a reckoning and justice.  They can bring distraction from reflection and clarity of vision to the point of insanity.  The best thing is to keep still until composure and clarity are restored. If … Read the rest

Today: Peace and Prayer – from the I Ching

Today, the small departs and the great approaches.  Expect good fortune and success.  For now, heaven and earth have united, so it is a good and powerful time for prayer and advancing peace.  It is a good time to elevate … Read the rest

Today: Fear and trembling – from the I Ching

The thunder of the day is shocking.  Fear and trembling.  Forget the words. Forget the expressed opinions and preferences and the scenarios they offer.

Always be filled with reverence at the manifestation of God, setting your life in order and … Read the rest

Today: The Matrix of Us – from the I Ching

What is always with us and within us is the collective psyche of whom we identify with.  That’s we, just as the soul is I.  In Western terms (Jung) it is the collective unconscious. In yogic tradition it is interconnectedness … Read the rest

Today: Nourish Wisely – from the I Ching

Nurture others in need, as if you were feeding yourself.
Take care not to provide sustenance for those who feed off others.  In bestowing care and nourishment, it is important that the right people should be taken care of and … Read the rest

Today: Nourish – from the I Ching

Nurture others in need, as if you were feeding yourself.
Take care not to provide sustenance for those who feed off others.  In bestowing care and nourishment, it is important that the right people should be taken care of and … Read the rest

Today: Everywhere people are oppressed… – from the I Ching

Everywhere people are oppressed and held in restraint by those who serve the narrow interests of their own egos.  When a strong person meets with adversity, he remains cheerful despite all danger, and this cheerfulness is the source of later … Read the rest