How to make fierce and far-reaching wishes for the whole world (and you)!๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ™

(VIDEO) Learn how to make powerful wishes (and set intentions) for the benefit of the whole world (including you!) in this playful video. ๐Ÿ’šAnd meet a giant flat-flowered aloe! Includes a simple variation of Tonglen (taking and giving meditation). ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŒท๐Ÿ™

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a river poem (about the ever-changing stream of being)

. . . eddying out with the grief sticks, tending the flash flooders, deck-divers, joy-riders, and thirsty pinched-eyes-tighters, all while riding misty waves with one-hearted joy-sorrow.

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A Lamp for those Without Light

Shantideva was a Buddhist monk, poet, yogi, and bodhisattva who lived many centuries ago. His poetry of aspiration and blessing is truly inspiring. Enjoy!

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It is Safe to Rest, Part 2

Here are the little prayers flags that were near the Tara Stupa in Sedona, Arizona. I loved them, and I thought you might enjoy them too. ย Each color is one of the five Buddha families. ๐Ÿ’š

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It is Safe to Rest.

Today we visited the Amitabha Stupa and Peace Parkย in Sedona, Arizona, and as I walked, a message arose: REST! There is widsom in rest, in being able to step into the world awake and alive, well-fed, and well-rested, and (only) from that place be able to truly work “tirelessly” (without tiredness) for the benefit of all sentient beings.ย 

Bonus: This posts talks about Green Tara’s super powers.

Double bonus: A good-night blessing poem for your sweet dreams tonight! ๐Ÿ™

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