Browsing All posts tagged under »joy of living«

The 5 Great Protections

February 8, 2010


Up the mountain praktis visited Deer Park Monastery with some dear friends and we touched the earth as witness to take refuge and commit to praktising the 5 Mindfulness Trainings of the Plum Village tradition… this has been a beginning anew process for me… i’ve tended to be anonymous and not want to engage so […]

Transforming Adversity into Joy & Courage

January 31, 2010


I like the title of this book!  Add to the list 🙂 TRANSFORMING ADVERSITY INTO JOY AND COURAGE: An Explanation of the Thirty-seven Practices of Bodhisattvas by Geshe Jampa Tegchok, edited by Thubten Chodron A practical and inspiring guide for developing our ability to be happy and benefit others, this commentary on The Thirty-seven Practices […]

Gratitude Praktis

January 11, 2010


GRATITUDE PRAKTIS Intention:  to write about (at least once a week, or more hopefully)  10 things I am grateful for, messages, inspirations, reflections, insights—inner and outer gifts I have received from the Friendly Universe! Gratitude Praktis January 10, 2010 1)  Visits by OneLoveTrust and family offering sage to Circle Hill and the inspiring book, PLACES […]

January 3, 2010


Welcome all Hummingbirds and Winged Friends to the House! Mitakuye Oyasin

2010 = 3 = Numerology

December 13, 2009


Been distracting myself with the future, with the end of 2009 and the anticipation of what 2010 will bring forth.  Looking into it from a numerological standpoint (read:  uhhh, Googlin’ what “3” means in numerology) I am beginning to find out some fun, creative and inspired explanations for what the “3” year holds. 2010: A […]