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Good Advice from People Over 70

This is the first in a series by China Brooks for her Open Heart Tour. This beautiful old woman talks directly from her heart, and you can feel it. My eyes tear up every time I watch it. Remember… Advertisements

Path of Heart

This is sheer beauty: “Unconditional love really exists in each of us. It is part of our deep inner being. It is not so much an active emotion as a state of being… It’s love for no reason, love without an object. It’s just sitting in love, a love that incorporates the chair and the room … Continue reading

Keep cOMing hOMe to Yourself

“Just keep cOMing hOMe to yourself. You are the one you’ve been waiting for.” – Byron Katie How do you come home to yourself? Meditation. Silence. Time in nature. Focusing on the things that bring you joy, bliss, your highest excitement. Doing things that make you happy. Listening to your gut feelings, your intuition. Everything … Continue reading

“Darkness is merely the absence of light, and fear is merely the absence of love. We can’t get rid of darkness by hitting it with a baseball bat, because there is nothing to hit. If we want to be rid of darkness, we must turn on a light. Similarly, if we want to be rid … Continue reading

“It is a serious thing to live in a society of possible gods and goddesses, to remember that the dullest and most uninteresting person you talk to may one day be a creature which, if you saw it now, you would be strongly tempted to worship… There are no ordinary people. You have never talked to a mere … Continue reading

Reunion

“Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality. When we recognize our place in an immensity of light‐years and in the passage of ages, when we grasp the intricacy, beauty, and subtlety of life, then that soaring feeling, that sense of elation and humility combined, is surely spiritual…The notion … Continue reading

Yogi Love

I’ll admit it: I love Paramahansa Yogananda. I fell in love with him when I read Autobiography of a Yogi. I was blown away by the liveliness of his voice, the freshness that came through the pages. Despite the fact that he wrote the book in 1946??, it seems like it was written yesterday. There’s … Continue reading