I expect My Devotees to be strong. In order to face lifes challenges and deal with them in a dharmic way, one must be steeped in fortitude, spiritual wisdom, endurance, perseverance, and patience to name a few types of strength. I have said a few times that all one needs in life is patience. Patience is a great virtue. Time... Read More
The Mahabodhi Temple at Bodhgaya stands on the site where 2500 years ago the Buddha meditated on the excesses of life and a balanced approach to it, achieving enlightenment under the bodhi tree. The 3rd c temple complex and tranquil gardens, in great condition, house a tree from the cutting of the Bodhi tree in Anaradapura (Sri Lanka), which in turn was a clipping from the original.
So in such a sacred place I, in all my wisdom, decided to take on a 10 day silent Vipassana meditation... Read More
Have you ever been so utterly bored, disgusted, unhappy with and completely over something or someone that you just cant stand to look at them/it anymore?? Total rejection. Yep, I have bouts of that with meditation and its usually because I cant bare the mind state I might be sporting for the day, week or month. I cant bare the thought of hanging out with... Read More