Deep listening

Deep listening

In this century and in any century, Our deepest hope, our most tender prayer, Is that we learn to listen. May we listen to one another in openness and mercy…Read more
Live your joy

Live your joy

The world is fast losing its soul but you don't have to surrender yours. You don't have to live on a mechanical globe. You don't have to tame your deep-forest…Read more
Be

Be

Reality is intricate and vast. You are real. Life is cosmically generous. You are gifted, alive. The Universe holds. You are embraced, you belong. It is enough. You are enough.…Read more
Rest in the Tao

Rest in the Tao

Be still and know that I'm with you, says the Lord. Be still and know I am you, says the Tao. We are part of nature and nature is part…Read more
A question of time

A question of time

To every one of us there must come a time when the whole universe will be found to have been a dream, when we find the soul is infinitely better…Read more
Stop being so religious

Stop being so religious

What Do sad people have in Common? It seems They have all built a shrine To the past And often go there And do a strange wail and Worship. What…Read more
The heart’s new capital

The heart’s new capital

Gentle souls, walk with me sometimes through the breath of strangers, which parts like rain, tremblingly brushes your cheeks, then behind you with the parting tremble joins together again. Strong,…Read more
The ego and the self

The ego and the self

Like two golden birds perched on a tree, the ego and the self are united companions: one eats the sweet and sour fruits of the tree, while the other looks…Read more
Trance of compassion

Trance of compassion

By practicing kindness all over with everyone you will soon come into the holy trance, definite distinctions of personalities will become what they really mysteriously are, our common and eternal…Read more
Enlightenment

Enlightenment

Does one really have to fret About enlightenment? No matter what road I travel, I'm going home. ShinshoRead more