The Magic in a Smile

The Magic in a Smile

A few years ago I was on a trip to the US.  It was a combination of business and pleasure.  I was going to see the sights and I also had scheduled ...

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Truth - The Ever-Shining Light of Satya - Damayanti.store

Truth - The Ever-Shining Light of Satya - Damayanti.store

Satya is derived from the word sat, which means ‘being,' ‘existing,' ‘happening,' and ‘being present. So again, the concept is simple. The truth is that which actually exists in the present. A chair is a chair, a flower is a flower, an idea floating through your mind is an idea, and a feeling in your heart is simply that, a feeling. 

All these things are true in the sense that they are actually there in the present moment. They are perceptible to our physical, mental, or emotional observation instruments.

The complications arise, however, when we delve into the realm of our perception of truth and examine the veils of illusion that can distort our perception of reality. Like a cloud that blots out the sun, these distortions can make us see things or "truths" that aren't there and miss things that are.

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Prema – Universal Love

Prema – Universal Love

  There are a lot of things that make a good teacher.  They have to know their subject; they should be able to communicate that knowledge to their ...

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The Best Advice I Was Ever Given

The Best Advice I Was Ever Given

The best advice I was ever given by my spiritual teachers was a simple three step practice that can be done anywhere, any time by anyone: Fall still, Remember who you are, Give full attention to the matter in hand.

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