The Focused Mind

The Buddha offered a prescription to ease suffering called “The Eightfold Path,” which presents practices that move a person toward a life with more happiness and contentment. These eight considerations are divided into three groupings: ethical conduct (right speech, right action, and right livelihood), mental discipline (right effort, right mindfulness, and right concentration), and wisdom … More The Focused Mind

Mind Is Everywhere

Look around. Everywhere you look is evidence of a mind at work. Everything that surrounds you was “considered” into creation—even you. The contents of the manifest universe, each and every detail, was at one time a spark of inspiration that descended into mind-stuff and eventually became a “see-it, touch-it” reality. That’s a lovely thought, anyway. … More Mind Is Everywhere