Reading the stories of Buddha are told in various ways, but a great depiction of the inner awakening and journey spanning the entire life of the Buddha is amazingly told by Deepok Chopra, Buddha: A Story of Enlightenment.
Love is the way of being complete. Having two souls as one is like having two parts fitted together with the right ends, connections that make a union, thus complete.
Let’s first begin with things we know that we can understand with a firm grasp in foundation and roots. It is a good place to start rather just hanging or floatin’ across the sea of ideas and truths. It is great to be open, but to make a platform to stand up in can give you the ability to point as in a compass and we may get that “Aha moment”.
Silence is part of play. It is like a stored potential of energy that is building to release. We must make sure it is properly cultivate and activate in the means it needs to be. Living in our lives with meaning brings the best from within us. It has a special power that raises the bar. With no meaning, it can have little or no effect and a spark can become lost quickly. It is like having a warmth inside. Inviting the warmth could warm others.
Shall we dance?
In the way we move makes a good impact that we may remember over the course of our lives. Manners is defined by simple but profound gestures in politeness. Some of the basics begin with friendliness, kindness, listening, and respectfulness. Manners could lead to ways we table manners, invite guests, and treating a lady on a date. From the time when we first grew up, it was ingrained in us to develop manners. So essentially we know the basics.
If you ever taught a class, it is really great when students are actively participating. Getting a class where everyone is ready, listening, speaking, and engaged. It works both ways that the teacher is also ready, listening, speaking, and engaged. Where all are interactive with each other. It is quite lovely!
Traveling to visit the Mcleodganj, India, it was a great experience to visit the home of the Dalai Lama and spiritual communities. There was a topic that went around regarding compassion.