by Ira Israel: “It is not true that money can’t buy happiness. It can, that’s the good news. The bad news is that it’s someone else’s happiness.” — Nick Hornby
Mindfulness & Meditation Archive
The Enlightenment Teachings of Leonard Jacobson
Mindfulness (Pali: sati, Sanskrit: smṛti; also translated as awareness) is a spiritual or psychological faculty (indriya) that is considered to be of great importance in the path to enlightenment according to the teaching of the Buddha.
Scientists have found that a kind of Chinese mindfulness meditation practice is linked with actual physical changes in the brain — changes that may even have protective effects against mental illness.
by Tsoknyi Rinpoche: As I’ve traveled around the United States recently, I’ve been so moved by the interest people have shown in finding ways to connect with essence love.
by Stephan Schwartz: The sense of spiritual consciousness, connecting to something greater than oneself, is one of the most intoxicating realms a human can enter.
by Rod Stryker: The Secret to Making Positive Life Changes. Over the years, I’ve lectured to tens of thousands of people on the subject of improving their quality of life.
Leonard Jacobson begins this talk by speaking about the truth, which becomes available to us as we settle fully into the present moment.
by Lama Surya Das: Many people have been asking me of late if Steve Jobs really was a Buddhist. The answer is yes, and for many years.
by Eckhart Tolle: There’s a particular dimension where creativity arises. It’s a little bit like the wick burning the flame, and its sustenance is the oil – it’s in an oil lamp, and you are the flame.