Tag Archives: tonglen

When visions come…

We had come from around the world, from every continent, as a global community seeking to cultivate compassion and learning to teach the same. We were beginners all, no matter our fields of service, which is how things work for … Continue reading

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How tonglen works

As I keep experimenting with the Tibetan Buddhist practice of tonglen this week, I am reminded that taking in the suffering of another will crush me if I do not keep returning to Sourcing myself in a heart of compassion. … Continue reading

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What changes when we listen?

When we see and listen to another person, when we really notice another being with our eyes and ears and hearts wide open, what happens? Do those tiny moments really change anything? Does the universe turn differently on its super-sized … Continue reading

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