Today: Express your creative powers – from the I Ching

yinyang02paperExpress your creative powers.  Put into action the unbounded potential of your creative mind to do great things.  Communicate from your soul and the wind will carry your influence far and wide with a persistent penetration of the collective psyche.… Read the rest

Today: Breakthrough from within – from the I Ching

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You have the opportunity for a significant breakthrough. It will come not from external circumstances but from within you. Stop pushing hard against obstacles. Rather seek the path of least resistance. That will come through discipline and commitment to your … Read the rest

Meditation: Release obstacles in your path

Place elbows at your sides with your Jupiter and Saturn (index and middle) fingers stiffly pointing straight up and your thumbs covering the other fingers. With your eyes closed look at your chin from the inside. Whisper the mantra:

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“The mind itself does not stop…” Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“The mind itself does not stop. That is why “a point of stillness” is one of the essential tools you need to look into the mind. This is where special techniques, like meditation, mantra and breath control are needed. Using … Read the rest

Today: Stepping on the tail of the tiger – from the I Ching

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Stepping on the tail of the tiger.

It is time for the weak to take a stand against the strong.  This worries the strong player, who does not take any action as long as it is done with decorum.  Pleasant … Read the rest

“Water exists in degrees of subtly from vapor to liquid to ice…” Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Water exists in degrees of subtly from vapor to liquid to ice. Just so, you can think of the mind as the vapor, the feelings as water, and the neurons and connections as ice. The mind is a structure, a … Read the rest

Today: Speak softly and firmly with conviction and confidence – from the I Ching

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The penetrating wind.  Darkness, in itself rigid and immovable, is dissolved by the penetrating light, to which it subordinates itself in gentleness. In nature, it is the wind that disperses the gathered clouds.

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“Consider your eyes…” Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Consider your eyes. They constantly move with motions called saccadic motion. If this is stopped artificially with a drug, you cannot see. Your eyes need the movement to provide contrasts and comparisons so your nervous system can construct your vision. … Read the rest

Today: Stay vigilant and allow the transition from chaos to order to complete – from the I Ching

yinyang02paperRemain vigilant of the wiles of the snake.  Do not engage nor meet him halfway.  At the same time, do not impose too heavily your admonitions to your circles about dealing with it.  Your inner strength and clarity will … Read the rest

“Just like in the ocean you can feel waves…” Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Just like in the ocean you can feel waves that were generated from a far away distance, so in the mind you have thoughts and feelings from the entire universe and every other person. The places and people you are … Read the rest

“Here are a few basic characteristics you should know…” Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Here are a few basic characteristics you should know as you prepare to train and conquer your mind. Since the mind is fast, and beyond the categories of time and space, it supports your actions with many more thoughts than … Read the rest

Today: Joining together for mutual support – from the I Ching

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Waters flow together on the face of the earth. The situation calls for joining together in common bond.  Everyone must ask whether he/she is capable of bearing great responsibility, has the greatness of spirit, consistency, and strength to hold the … Read the rest

Today: Enduring devotion – from the I Ching

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Thunder comes resounding out of the earth.  Begin some movement or gesture that meets with devotion and therefore inspires enthusiasm, carrying all with it.  You know what this is from within your own heart.

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“Just sit still for a minute…” Yogi Bhajan

SSSYWa“Just sit still for a minute. Close your eyes. Bring your attention to alert and notice all your thoughts and sensations without reacting to them. The mind is noisy. The yogis say it releases a thousand thoughts in the blink … Read the rest

“When the mind is full of unconscious identifications…

SSSYWa“When the mind is full of unconscious identifications, emotions, projections, intentions, and attachments, the thought is perceived for other than what it is. This masked thought becomes the basis of many false judgements and fruitless commitments that lead to unhappiness … Read the rest

Today: Expansion and contemplation – from the I Ching

yinyang02paperThe Cosmos is supporting you.  Receive its blessings and use it selflessly to accomplish great things.  Now is the time.  You are being given the strength and wherewithall to go big. Those whom you bless will be filled with joy … Read the rest