~Buddha's Four Noble Truths~~Right now there is a unique emphasis upon light and enlightenment, everywhere. The revival in western civilization of Buddha's ancient teachings reflects this truth. Countless millions down the ages have recognized the Buddha as the symbol of enlightenment, the Light Bearer from on High.~Buddha's Four Noble Truths~2 years ago in Personal More Like This
~The Buddha's Four Noble Truths expose the causes of human trouble and include the cure, the Noble Eightfold Path, which is the Path of Right Human Relations. Humanity is learning these lessons and taking its first steps along the Lighted Way of Right Relations.
~Those who seek the path to enlightenment must first remove all ego pride and humbly be willing to accept the light of Truth. All the treasures of the world, all its gold, silver and honors, are not to be compared with wisdom and virtue. To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind.
~Anyone who can control the mind can find the way to Enlightenment, a
~The Egg~~This is one of the most beautiful things I've ever read...I get chills every time I read it. However, it is a tad on the controversial side depending on your specific spiritual cup of tea. Some people will absolutely love it and others will likely send me hate mail.....lol. I hope more people than not are as touched and inspired by it as I am~The Egg~2 years ago in Personal More Like This
By: Andy Weir
~You were on your way home when you died.
It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you, but to no avail. Your body was so utterly shattered you were better off, trust me.
And that's when you met me.
"What what happened?" You asked. "Where am I?"
"You died," I said, matter-of-factly. No point in mincing words.
"There was a a truck and it was skidding "
"Yup," I said.