Tao Te Ching – Verse 6 – The Tao is called the Great Mother: empty yet inexhaustible, it gives birth to infinite worlds.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 6

The Tao is called the Great Mother:
empty yet inexhaustible,
it gives birth to infinite worlds.

It is always present within you.
You can use it any way you want.… Read the rest

Today: “Make yourself empty and free from all want, desire and attachment.  You will receive everything you need.” – from the I Ching

Make yourself empty and free from all want, desire and attachment.  You will receive everything you need.

Meditation: Meditate on Nothing to Find Prosperity – 19930421

 

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Tao Te Ching – Verse 6 – The Tao is called the Great Mother: empty yet inexhaustible, it gives birth to infinite worlds.

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The Tao is called the Great Mother:
empty yet inexhaustible,
it gives birth to infinite worlds.

It is always present within you.
You can use it any way you want.… Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 16 – Empty your mind of all thoughts. Let your heart be at peace. Watch the turmoil of beings, but contemplate their return.

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Empty your mind of all thoughts.
Let your heart be at peace.
Watch the turmoil of beings,
but contemplate their return.

Each separate being in the universe
returns to the common source.
Returning to the source is serenity.… Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 4 – The Tao is like a well: used but never used up.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 4

The Tao is like a well:
used but never used up.
It is like the eternal void:
filled with infinite possibilities.

It is hidden but always present.
I don’t know who gave birth to … Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 5 – The Tao doesn’t take sides; it gives birth to both good and evil.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 5

The Tao doesn’t take sides;
it gives birth to both good and evil.
The Master doesn’t take sides;
she welcomes both saints and sinners.

The Tao is like a bellows:
it is empty yet … Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 45 – True perfection seems imperfect, yet it is perfectly itself

Tao Te Ching – Verse 45

True perfection seems imperfect,
yet it is perfectly itself.
True fullness seems empty,
yet it is fully present.

True straightness seems crooked.
True wisdom seems foolish.
True art seems artless.

The Master allows things … Read the rest

Today: – ”Self denial is estrangement from God. Praying to a distant God does little to satisfy one’s need to exist in one’s own self. ” – a reading from the I Ching

Self denial is estrangement from God.  Praying to a distant God does little to satisfy one’s need to exist in one’s own self.  The forms are at best harmless until you internalize them.  Empty yourself so the universe can come … Read the rest

Today: “It is your duty to be critical of the mistakes of your countrymen, as long as you do it with humility.” – from the I Ching

It is your duty to be critical of the mistakes of your countrymen, as long as you do it with humility.  Make your statement, then be silent.

Meditation: NM0365-20001024-On Communication II

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Tao Te Ching – Verse 5 – The Tao doesn’t take sides; it gives birth to both good and evil.

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The Tao doesn’t take sides;
it gives birth to both good and evil.
The Master doesn’t take sides;
she welcomes both saints and sinners.

The Tao is like a bellows:
it is empty yet infinitely capable.
The more you … Read the rest

Today: – ”With steady, constant purpose, be content with small successes. ” – a reading from the I Ching

With steady, constant purpose, be content with small successes.  No need for sweeping gestures.  Act with modesty.

Meditation: The Neutral Mind

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“Do not choose lightly.  When you do choose, mean it.” – a reading from the I Ching

Do not choose lightly.  When you do choose, mean it.
Seek to bring balance to the flow of your existence.

Meditation: LA741 – 921125 – Dance of Shiva

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Recap: Healing and Meditation Workshop at Yoga West with Hari Nam Singh 2019-05-03 – The Projective Meditative Mind Part 2

The Projective Meditative Mind part 2

We held a workshop at Yoga West on May 3, 2019.  In this class, we stabilized and developed the projective meditative mind.

In our healing tradition, healing begins when we can adjust our awareness … Read the rest

Recap: Healing and Meditation Class at Yoga West with Hari Nam Singh 2019-05-01 – The Projective Meditative Mind

The Projective Meditative Mind

We held a workshop at Yoga West on May 1, 2019.  In this class, we stabilized and developed the projective meditative mind.

In our healing tradition, healing begins when we can adjust our awareness to a … Read the rest