When I hear birds singing again in the morning after a long cold winter, inviting everyone to join their happiness to be part of all beauty in nature and to celebrate springtime.
When I suddenly realized that happiness is a natural state of being and not an exceptional trophy to be earned after endless suffering, that it is here and now and all around.
When I am allowed to witnessing healing as a fruit of honest effort of everyone involved in this process and divine grace. Then this beaming smile is on all the faces and it makes everyone feel deeply happy.
any suffering being, the earth, the plants, the animals, the air, the water… and I can show it through taking care and being protective and preserving life and the beauty in every way I am able to, being careful with each person, each step I take, doing things with loving kindness, humble and openhearted so that every thing and living being within my reach might feel eased. May the sun which shines today and every day radiate into the last corner and change darkness into light. Wishing a beautiful sunny day for you all out there!
Strong winds recently had nearly taken my breath and I was desperate to find my way through the agonizing storm. I was so afraid.Something is happening right now, I feel the fear leaving me. No fear, no despair, and it brings me to my knees, completely unexpected, undeserved and with a heart full of full of full of gratefulness. I feel grace. How can this happen? My goodness. May it overflow and give hope to the ones who need hope and warmth and love to the ones who need warmth and love.
In the quiet moments while walking in silence in nature, the sun reflecting its already warming light on the river, giving joy to peoples heart on this peaceful Sunday afternoon.
I can welcome it with deep thankfulness and sending out my deepest wishes for all the many places in the world to have any kind of war and suffering ended. Praying for this from the bottom of my heart.
It`s not a quote, but it is the deep passion, fire and the seeking to realizing equality, brotherhood, truth, peace and beauty for each and everyone on earth expressed in the speech of Martin Luther King Jr. and speaking for every human and living being on earth:
“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up, and live out the true meaning of its creed: ‘We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal.’
I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at a table of brotherhood.
I have a dream that one day even the state of Mississippi, a state sweltering with the heat of injustice and sweltering with the heat of oppression, will be transformed into an oasis of freedom and justice.
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
I have a dream today!”
There is a passion for a writing project inside of me which was under a pause for a while. I will try to connect with this again to move on.
The enormous engagement and friendship of people around to help overcome reactive shut ups inside. May this process lead to serving my fellow people and friends even on a deeper level.
More and more I feel to have no expectations but just being attentive and kindly present is the best inner position to be at peace with oneself and the surrounding. In a way, this is a challenge, to be aware of it at any time, but it is freeing as well, so really to be welcomed and appreciated. It gives space for what shall be and not to what I think or would expect of what shall be.
By relating and referring to the indestructible good in each person I meet, by looking at the good we all share with loving eyes, no matter how he or she presents him/ herself. The beauty is seen and shared then through perceiving everything with an open heart and loving kindness. Something I have to become more consistent in really showing to the outside and honor the other through this. Work in process, from my heart.
Today I try to listen to every sound I hear or create myself with the same kindness and tenderness like my feet did yesterday while walking. It is amazing. Approaching any sound with attention and a “kind and tender ear” reveals nothing but constant interconnection, from moment to moment and with all around, as well near and far. The whole world opens up to the senses then, and is gone and anew any moment. Thank you dearly for these beautiful questions concerning the senses.
Today it will be my purpose to tenderly kiss the ground with every step I make, to honor the earth, the living here with all nature and people around, near and far. Have a good day you all out there.
Music, honest sharing, to love.
It is the moment of Salvia and the divine. To greet the divine in each of us.
Thank you, dear Eric, for sharing. It touches me deeply, your both pure love, devotion and your loss, and your generous kindness to share it with us. I will keep you and Charlie in my prayers and in my heart. May you feel the love that is always there to soothe your pain.
Dear Angie, I have been there, too, and would like to let you know as well that hope is always there. Feel warmly embraced and hugged. I will keep you in my prayers, dear Angie. May you be blessed.
Wishing you all the strength when you have to move through a dark time and may the awareness that there always is light in the darkest to guide you to the new. Such a courage! Hope it won`t take too long for you. Warmly with you.
Thank you, dear pilgrim. You were of such a help after the e-course, and so much wisdom in you which you shared all the time. It is joy and I feel blessed to share this path with you.
Thank you, dear Kevin. Your constancy and daily presence in deep reflection has helped a lot to continue sharing even in tough rough times. Thanks for your reliable and heartfelt posts. 🙏
Thank you, dear Charla for your answer. Transforming what did hurt or feels like a load is worth doing. It is freeing, I would say. May your “stuff” find this way of change, too, and may you find support when you feel it would be too difficult. To share here has helped enormously and to offer some of my “stuff” to possibly help others is a humble joy. Warmly, Ose
Thank you so much, dear Anna. Yes, and thank you.
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