What would you do when you woke up one day feeling what is rightfully yours the deep pain and suffering that you endured feeling it fully and being present to embrace your own pain what would you do, that joy that comes from knowing that it is thespian of your own life that you are … Continue reading What would you do? [Poem]
Embracing the Tantra of life; the samsara and nirvana. Not turning our eyes or face away from suffering. Allowing our hearts to melt open.
The times that shift and change the hours that move and tick the love that waxes and wanes all that passes through us all The culture of babies and toddlers the culture of teenagers and adolescence the growing into adulthood and the flourishing in the love that connects us all. The passing of all that … Continue reading Generations [Poem]
It is impossible to make everyone happy. I have tried and I have failed at that. I know for sure that teaching students is not just an art of dedicated effort to bettering humanity it is a gruelling task of patience. Chögyal Namkhai Norbu was my Dzogchen master and I am extremely happy that I … Continue reading In the bardo of a great master
If you are a creative genius than you know you can not authentically create above the level of the experience you are in. You can create from the experience itself, yet these creations are part of the journey, they aren't an entire picture of the situation, rather a glimpse into a moment. I am making … Continue reading Reconciling with the past [Part 1 Body]
Mayo Clinic defines Narcissistic personality disorder: Narcissistic personality disorder — one of several types of personality disorders — is a mental condition in which people have an inflated sense of their own importance, a deep need for excessive attention and admiration, troubled relationships, and a lack of empathy for others. But behind this mask of … Continue reading The rivalry that needs to be named.
Sky dressed in grey clouds, the setting sun returning the pink glow reflexion of the rays of light still shining through the darkness of the sky. Weaving luminous wisdom in sacred symbols. Volcanic rocks from the old molten lava washed brightly into the darkness by the soft blue pristine waters of the ocean. Water so … Continue reading Where water & sky dissolve [Poem]
An African child waiting patiently stood in front of an ice cream parlour his Spanish friend stood on my other side both deciding and choosing, we were looking through the glass at all the possible flavours and more than a rainbow of colours to delight the senses and the tastes. Observing me with his mother's … Continue reading Delicious human [Poem]
Sharing the merit of bodhichitta with all sentient beings, while practicing loving kindness makes us all collaborate in harmony. While being human has its limitations, the limitless nature of mind and compassion of Buddhas has no bounds.
It doesn’t have to be softer more perfect or illuminated brighter, wittier, flickering louder, or more precisely defined This leaf that is falling with a visible tear it is as valuable as anything else you have seen on this tree of life. This tree has many leafs. Each one displaying its perfect atonement with the … Continue reading Peak a boo autumn [Poem]