the liberated individual shows attributes such as: he is not bothered by disrespect and endures cruel words, treats others with respect regardless of how others treat him; when confronted by an angry person he does not return anger, instead replies with soft and kind words; even if tortured, he speaks and trusts the truth; he …
Sacred Shiva, destroyer of ingnorance and time. We call to you by your name where you live on the banks of the Ganges. Namaameesha meeshaan nirwaana roopamWibhum vyaapakam braham wedaswaroopam Nijam nirgunam nirwikalpam nireeham Chidaakaasha …
Sacred heart of the true mother, console us when we hurt. In times of loss be nearer to us, and grant us comfort and courage. Hear us when we pray, condole us when we …
Look who’s already 11. Sighs.
“Jesus draw me ever nearer As I labour through the storm. You have called me to this passage, and I’ll follow, though I’m worn. May this journey bring a blessing, May I rise on wings …
Some time ago I commented that it seems only when there is death and the memory thereof that I post on my blog. Well there is a pattern. Today would have been Elijah’s birthday. We …
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From the things persons do that we dislike we learn what we should not do but do we understand why? What do you need to be happy? All too often, we list the things we want: a bigger house, a cooler car, a trip around the world, money for retirement, a new friend or …
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I do not this great piece of work to disappear. From Oliver Emberton (https://oliveremberton.com/2014/the-problem-isnt-that-life-is-unfair-its-your-broken-idea-of-fairness/) Unless you’re winning, most of life will seem hideously unfair to you. The truth is, life is just playing by different rules. The real rules are there. They actually make sense. But they’re a bit more complicated, and a lot less comfortable, …
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May we militant join the expectant and become triumphant. Today is The Solemnity of All Saints (was also Harvest Sunday). Morning Mass celebrated The Solemnity of All Saints. (the Manning Cup team came to Mass) Evensong The Solemnity of All Souls. Requiem aeternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.
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OM NAMO BHAGAVATE VASUDEVAYA: Una buena forma de practicar este mantra es la de reconocer que existe un poder superior a nosotros. Este sencillo acto de reconocimiento puede ser un gran alivio, porque nos permite dejar un poco de nuestra tendencia a controlar. Esto nos ayudará a sentirnos mejor y más en paz con nosotros …
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Sorry – don’t know the source, but thought it sort of fit the topic. The European Commission has just announced an agreement whereby English will be the official language of the European Union rather than German, which was the other possibility. As part of the negotiations, the British Government conceded that English spelling had some …
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Om purifies bliss and pride (realm of the gods); Ma purifies jealousy and need for entertainment (realm of the jealous gods); Ni purifies passion and desire (human realm); Pad purifies ignorance and prejudice (animal realm); Me purifies greed and possessiveness (realm of the hungry ghosts); Hum purifies aggression and hatred (hell realm).
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