Today: “Devise fresh and creative means to solve problems.  Do not rely on the way things have always been done.” – from the I Ching

Devise fresh and creative means to solve problems.  It is a novel time that requires novel solutions.  Do not rely on the way things have always been done.  Also, do not accept a quick fix out of desperation, for which … Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 72 – When they lose their sense of awe, people turn to religion. When they no longer trust themselves, they begin to depend upon authority.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 72

When they lose their sense of awe,
people turn to religion.
When they no longer trust themselves,
they begin to depend upon authority.

Therefore the Master steps back
so that people won’t be confused.… Read the rest

Today: “Happiness comes out of contentment, and contentment always comes out of service.” – Yogi Bhajan

“Happiness comes out of contentment, and contentment always comes out of service.” Yogi Bhajan

Meditation: NM0414-20010905 – Correcting the Sensory System

See related posts

What else Yogi Bhajan said

Read the rest

Today: “There is no roadmap for our climbing out of the hole our leaders have dug for us, whom we have enabled over time.” – from the I Ching

There is no roadmap for our climbing out of the hole our leaders have dug for us, whom we have enabled over time.  Shake off apathy.  Put aside rage.  We must learn to navigate through conscientious attention to the details.  … Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 71 – Not-knowing is true knowledge. Presuming to know is a disease.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 71

Not-knowing is true knowledge.
Presuming to know is a disease.
First realize that you are sick;
then you can move toward health.

The Master is her own physician.
She has healed herself of all … Read the rest

Today: “If you can remember that you are a part of infinity, then no wrong can happen to you.” – Yogi Bhajan

“If you can remember that you are a part of infinity, then no wrong can happen to you.” Yogi Bhajan

Meditation: NM335 – A00111 Connect Up to Infinity

See related posts

What else Yogi Bhajan said

Read the rest

Today: “Now is an opportunity for rebirth.  Everyone who sees the truth must follow its path. Make it yours. Do not rely on the consensus of the deluded or ill informed.  No one owns the truth.  It just is.  It is its own reward.” – from the I Ching

Now is an opportunity for rebirth.  Everyone who sees the truth must follow its path.  Make it yours.  Do not rely on the consensus of the deluded or ill informed.  No one owns the truth.  It just is.  It is … Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 70 – My teachings are easy to understand and easy to put into practice.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 70

My teachings are easy to understand
and easy to put into practice.
Yet your intellect will never grasp them,
and if you try to practice them, you’ll fail.

My teachings are older than the … Read the rest

Today: “The one yoga of all yoga is married life; a deep understanding of a woman, a deep understanding of a man…” – Yogi Bhajan

“The one yoga of all yoga is married life; a deep understanding of a woman, a deep understanding of a man, a deep understanding of human relationship, coordination, togetherness, coziness of the self and the relationship.” Yogi Bhajan

Meditation: M061b-19901124 Read the rest

Today: “True leadership demands leading by one’s example.” – from the I Ching

True leadership demands leading by one’s example.  The current situation is very promising as long as it does not lead to complacency and distraction from what is most important.  A balance must be attained as to the relative importance of … Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 69 – Rather than make the first move it is better to wait and see.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 69

The generals have a saying:
“Rather than make the first move
it is better to wait and see.
Rather than advance an inch
it is better to retreat a yard.”

This is called
going … Read the rest

Today: “A man can be judged from the vibration he makes—the language he speaks and the way he relates to other people.” – Yogi Bhajan

“A man can be judged from the vibration he makes—the language he speaks and the way he relates to other people. You can pinpoint a person by the way he speaks one sentence. You can know how divine that person … Read the rest

Today: “Begin with the truth, live in truth, end with the truth.  It’s the only way to come together and renew the flow of willing cooperation in the advancement of happiness and prosperity.” – from the I Ching

Begin with the truth, live in truth, end with the truth.  It’s the only way to come together and renew the flow of willing cooperation in the advancement of happiness and prosperity.

Meditation: M136-970930 – Work on Shashara, Balance Earth Read the rest

Tao Te Ching – Verse 68 – The best athlete wants his opponent at his best. The best general enters the mind of his enemy. The best businessman serves the communal good. The best leader follows the will of the people.

Tao Te Ching – Verse 68

The best athlete
wants his opponent at his best.
The best general
enters the mind of his enemy.
The best businessman
serves the communal good.
The best leader
follows the will of the people.… Read the rest

Today: “The facts of teachings often are distorted through rituals and time, when people who know those teachings do not live them as their life experience.” – Yogi Bhajan

“The facts of teachings often are distorted through rituals and time, when people who know those teachings do not live them as their life experience.” Yogi Bhajan

Meditation: NM091 – 19921110 – Self Emboldenment, Engagement, Vision

See related posts

What Read the rest

Today: “Understand your relationships.  Contentious behavior has come to such an extreme that progress is paralyzed.  Seek a higher view that transcends tribalism.” – from the I Ching

Understand your relationships.  Selfish and contentious behavior has come to such an extreme that progress is paralyzed. Seek a higher view that transcends tribalism.

Those with the means to carry on a selfish agenda are checked only by inevitable consequences.  … Read the rest