“Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earthseeking the successive autumns.”– George Eliot
PEACE IS EVERY STEP by Thich Nhat-Hanh Peace is every step.The shining red sun is my heart.Each flower smiles with me.How green, how fresh all that grows.How cool the wind blows.Peace is every step.It turns the endless path to joy.
A few months ago at a workshop with Cindi Lee of Om yoga I was introduced to this lovely Buddhist prayer. We opened and closed our meditations with it, and I just came across it again. It is really beautiful. Thought I’d share.
Be blessed in the basic awarenessof knowingyou do not knowthe answers, In this humblenessis strengthguiding alltoward their own true nature, Not the weaknessof complicated clevernessthat disguises the egoas the master, Be willingto blend peacefullyinto common-place cycles of lifewith sensible precautionof the silent destinyalways at work,regardless of your particular opinion, There lies comforting understanding,within faithful surrender…