We often search for happiness in the world, through our thoughts, words, and actions. In doing so, what do we already have, that we may be overlooking? This simple story of Mulla Nasruddin, points the way!
There is a flow to Nature. As humans with our self-image, we separate ourselves from this flow, and consequently, suffer and struggle. But Nature constantly reflects to us the wisdom needed to Awaken and come back into the flow.
The Buddha is a universally venerated being. As such, based on our own traditions, we have conceptual imagery about The Buddha. This article probes this conceptualization, this illusion, with a radical supposition that “The Buddha is a Shit-stick.” A koan within, reveals the Truth.
In the flow of life, do you notice that, often you resist what is happening. That you are arguing with life. That you lose your calm, your grounding, your center. But life, Nature, keeps flowing. Who is left to suffer? You! Come find the importance of flowing.
All species live in mutually interdependent ways in the ecosystems they are part of. Not humans. Like a virus, parasite or cancer, human wreck the ecosystems they are part of. Why is the human experience of life so full of discordance? Come and find the root cause.
You can realize your real nature through diligent Self-Inquiry. Awakening to your real nature doesn’t imply abiding in it. Questions about how to be in the world of duality, after the experiential glimpse of non-dual Self will arise. How to be in the world, but not of it? Find out now.