The student tries paths of light and of darkness before discovering the middle way.
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When we recognize how friends, strangers and even those we have difficulty with are kind to us a feeling of appreciation and caring arises.
By cultivating broad-minded compassion we can react in a compassionate way to other living beings in everyday situations.
How eating and activities related to it—preparing food, offering and consuming it, and cleaning up—can wake us up and increase our kindness and care for others.
Continuing to read from “Working with Afflictions” in Chapter 3 and covers “Cultivating Love and Compassion” and “A Good State of Mind.”
Becoming our own friend means treating ourselves with kindness, respect and compassion; celebrating our successes while working to improve.
How to live and die with compassion.
Each person’s individual journey contains challenges and difficulties that, if met with courage, can cause the heart to grow.
Seemingly contradictory feelings can lead to the same prison, a prison of ignorance.
How we can work over time to replace troublesome thoughts and emotions with more compassionate ones, and establish new, compassionate mental habits.