Archive for May 9th, 2011

A drop melting into the ocean–

That you can see.

The ocean melting into a drop–

Who sees that?


Kabir (from the book The Soul in Love)

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The circle is a sacred reminder of the interrelationship, respect, and clarity that come from opening oneself up to the energy of the Circle of Life- the wisdom offered by one’s experiences, the experiences of others, and the world in which we live. The Circle is a sacred symbol reminding us of the importance of our unique place in the Universe and our relationship to all things.

-Michael Garret

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Forever Oneness,
Who sings to us in silence,
Who teaches us through each other,
Guide my steps with strength and wisdom.
May I see the lessons as I walk,
Honor the purpose of all things.
Help me touch with respect,
Always speak from behind my eyes.
Let me observe, not judge.
May I cause no harm, and leave
Music and beauty after my visit.
When I return to Forever,
May the circle be closed and
The spiral be broader.

-Aboriginal ritual chant

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Happy Mother’s Day

“Children, the mother is a symbol of selflessness. A mother knows the heart of her child — she knows its feelings. Her whole life is dedicated to the well being of her child. A mother doesn’t look upon the mistakes of her child as stemming from the ego. She forgives him for every mistake, knowing that he has done it out of ignorance. That is what motherhood is about. And that is what Amma’s life is about. Amma looks upon everyone as Her own child.” ~Amma

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