Meditation Guide - Appreciating Life

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Meditation Guide - Appreciating Life
MEDITATION GUIDE - APPRECIATING LIFE
Dr. Alexander Berzin


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https://studybuddhism.com/en/essentials/meditations/appreciating-life
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“When we come close to the end of our life, what’s really important makes itself known.”...Dying can teach us to appreciate that everything is always changing...
"Buddhism gives a person a feeling like being a wave in the ocean rather than feel like one's life is an isolated phenomenon,”
New Year’s challenge for the mind: Make this the year that you quiet all those negative thoughts swirling around your brain...[New York Times]
Cleaning consciously your home can be an opportunity to clear your mind, strengthen your concentration, meditate while moving with a mindfulness attitude and even grow spiritually. How to clear your mind cleaning?
Anger is a strong emotion. It can feel overwhelming at times. Learning how to deal with strong emotions — without losing control — is part of becoming more mature. It takes a little effort, a little practice, and a little patience, but you can get there if you want to.
For people .who have been raised in religions other than Buddhism, you’ll know that once you adopt this way of life, everything changes..
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