Tag: freedom

27
May
2024

Surrender All Else (Jan 12)

__ (Stoicism’s universal principles speakof ‘God and fortune’ in a general sense,that can be simply be thought of as ‘Karma’.)…

20
May
2024

What You Control (Jan 9)

__ Further Reflections 48: Control what you can control well.Ignore what you cannot control at all. 49: Learn to choose…

20
May
2024

Courage To Give Up (Jan 8)

__ Further Reflections 37: Spiritual cultivation isthe relinquishing of bad habitsand the perpetuating of pure habits. 38: Have courage to…

16
Apr
2024

Shuhari 守破离

__ 守破离Shuhari [1] Shu (守):Guard and abideby traditional wisdomwith learning of fundamentals [2] Ha (破):Detach and break awayfrom traditionsto discover…

27
Feb
2024

Education Is Freedom (Jan 2)

_ Further Reflections 7: Dharma learning and practiceleads to spiritual freedom. 8: If you do not find timeto learn and…

26
Oct
2021

Power To Choose

    Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response….

10
Mar
2020

Struggle

StruggleStruggle against everythingin the way,till there is no more struggle.

28
Aug
2019

Everybody Hurts (R.E.M.): Radio Dharma #2

Lyrics:  When you’re sure you’ve had enoughOf this lifeWell hang onDon’t let yourself go… Everybody criesAnd everybody hurts sometimesAnd everybody hurts…

21
May
2019

Death Reflections #18

From: ‘How To Die: An Ancient Guide to the End of Life’ by Seneca, edited, translated, and introduced by James…

12
May
2019

Death Reflection #3

From: ‘How To Die: An Ancient Guide to the End of Life’ by Seneca, edited, translated, and introduced by James…

27
Feb
2019

Forgiveness: Dharmagram #374

Forgiveness: Dharmagram #374 Works for others, and oneself too.

22
Jan
2019

Error: Dharmagram #348

  Error: Dharmagram #348 To cling to your error is to imprison yourself. (From Marcus Aurelius’ ‘Meditations’)

25
Dec
2018

Freedom: Dharmagram #306

  Freedom: Dharmagram #306 Freedom is free but doesn’t always come freely.

03
Dec
2018

Freedom: Super Short Story #520

Freedom: Super Short Story #520 She freely thought and freely said the following… If possible, think freely, to speak freely…

26
Nov
2018

Freedom: Super Short Story #506

Freedom: Super Short Story #506 She loved the freedom  of shopping online so much, that it led her to lose…

23
Apr
2018

Frankenstein: Dharmagram #71

Frankenstein: Dharmagram #71 The poignant epigraph of the ‘Frankenstein (The Modern Prometheus)’, the classic novel by Mary Shelley, is a…

10
Jan
2018

Crown: NY Adventure 48

NY Adventure 48: Crown Does this ancient Buddha statue with his crown like halo not resemble the green lady Liberty…

19
Dec
2017

Liberty Too: NY Adventure 28

NY Adventure 28: Liberty Too How Liberty looks like when she is approached by tourists on ferry boats (instead of…

19
Dec
2017

Liberty: NY Adventure 26

NY Adventure 26: Liberty Liberty looking kindly but a bit worried… As Optimus Prime famously said, ‘Freedom is the right…

07
Nov
2017

Boss: Super Short Story #480

Super Short Story #480: Boss He thought the best way to live most freely, without having to please anyone, like…