Posts Tagged: suffering

Yoga for Climate Action: Svadyaya

Je me sens coupable parce que j’ai l’habitude C’est la seule chose que je peux faire avec une certaine certitude -Lhasa de Sela Svadyaya is the practice of self-study. In yogic practice we are training our attention on the moment

Yoga for Climate Action: Svadyaya

Je me sens coupable parce que j’ai l’habitude C’est la seule chose que je peux faire avec une certaine certitude -Lhasa de Sela Svadyaya is the practice of self-study. In yogic practice we are training our attention on the moment

Yoga for Climate Action: Tapas

In the coming years, we will need to hold onto a complex hope that never forgets the damage being done, and keeps sight of the huge number of people stepping up to fix it. -May Boeve I’m finally getting somewhere

Yoga for Climate Action: Tapas

In the coming years, we will need to hold onto a complex hope that never forgets the damage being done, and keeps sight of the huge number of people stepping up to fix it. -May Boeve I’m finally getting somewhere

LeGuin for the Win

The Dispossessed is full of the heartbreak of loving two homes, and therefor having no home. It’s a strange pleasure to turn a page and find thoughts you have had often, and came by honestly, fully formed on a page

LeGuin for the Win

The Dispossessed is full of the heartbreak of loving two homes, and therefor having no home. It’s a strange pleasure to turn a page and find thoughts you have had often, and came by honestly, fully formed on a page

Yoga and the Art of Lower Back Maintenance

“We enter the path of practice through the door of knowledge, perhaps from a Dharma talk or a book. We continue along the path, and our suffering lessens, little by little. But at some point, all of our concepts and

Yoga and the Art of Lower Back Maintenance

“We enter the path of practice through the door of knowledge, perhaps from a Dharma talk or a book. We continue along the path, and our suffering lessens, little by little. But at some point, all of our concepts and

Yoga for Climate Action: Aparigraha

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 Aparigraha (non-grasping)

Yoga for Climate Action: Aparigraha

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 Aparigraha (non-grasping)

A List of Deadening Things, pt. 2

Deadening (the opposite of radicalizing) things, continued. We can endeavor to avoid what we can identify. Looking at a screen Too much responsibility Being given options when you don’t have a preference Not relating to presented concerns Being talked down to Having

A List of Deadening Things, pt. 2

Deadening (the opposite of radicalizing) things, continued. We can endeavor to avoid what we can identify. Looking at a screen Too much responsibility Being given options when you don’t have a preference Not relating to presented concerns Being talked down to Having

The Family Practice: on loss and grooves

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 was sitting by his hospital bed

The Family Practice: on loss and grooves

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 was sitting by his hospital bed