Posts Tagged: Aparigraha
When you are master of your limbs and of your concentration, you will delight in meditation and in solitude.
– Dhammapada v362
You have the right to your labor, but not to the fruits of your labor. Never consider yourself the cause of the results of your activities, and never become attached to not doing your duty. -Baghavad Gita 2.47
Words dried up when my father died. In the new year I’m finding new words, but this paragraph I wrote in June was like a lump in my throat, demanding to come first:
When I put a restriction on myself, I’d better be fully on board with it.
Often seen as a list of dos and don’ts… the yamas and niyamas are actually descriptions of a nature that has been freed from the illusion of separateness. –Donna Farhi