by Adyashanti: Today I awoke, finally I see the Self has re-turned to the Self. The Self is none other than the Self. I am deathless. I am endless. I am free.
by Adyashanti: One of the reasons I have people meditate is because I think of it as truth time.
by Adyashanti: The fully open heart rests in sweet unknowingness, safe in its own embrace, rushing to meet its own perceived need that dissolves in the grace swallowing it.
by Tom Stine: I strongly urge all of you to read Who Hears This Sound? Adyashanti On Waking Up From The Dream Of “Me” published a few years ago in The Sun magazine.
by Adyashanti: To discover our autonomy is the most challenging thing a human being can do.
by Adyashanti: The real search isn’t a search into tomorrow, or to anywhere other than now. It’s starting to look into the very nature of this moment.
by Adyashanti: Look around you; there is only one reality. The reason that you are here, wherever here is for you, is because it is the only place that you can be right now.
1. “There’s a reason you can learn from everything: you have basic wisdom, basic intelligence, and basic goodness.” 2. “A further sign of health is that we don’t become undone by fear and trembling, but we take it as a message that it’s time to stop struggling and look directly at what’s threatening us.” 3. […]
“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.” “I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.” “Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.” “There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart […]
At 105, a Zen master blends East with a bit of L.A. to help guide his Western students Denkyo Kyozan Joshu Sasaki Roshi, who arrived in Los Angeles 50 years ago, found a way to dress Buddhism in ‘American clothes.’