Enlightenment is the space between: interlude

Milarepa, a great Tibetan yogi and enlightened being, was asked about enlightenment. He said, “It is the space between thoughts.” The interlude of the breath is the way to discover this. Enlightenment is a particular neutrality that is lived within each moment. It is not attracted to anything because the state of enlightenment perceives all … More Enlightenment is the space between: interlude

Mother of Awareness

“Understand that everyone has been one’s mother.” Instructed by this phrase, we meditate on reincarnation, and that each lifetime has required a birth, a woman, and a mother. Up until modernization and its toll on well-being (increased stress), mother has been the symbol of dutiful, patient, and loving presence. Meditating on everyone having been our … More Mother of Awareness

Leap: Awareness

We are pure awareness. Our purpose is to participate ever more fully in all that is of complete existence. Enlightenment is its own witness as is the Mother Earth to our awakeness. Learning to “leap,” at first into, and then as awareness itself, we explore the very reason we exist: to participate, and in so … More Leap: Awareness