Awakening Through Love: Unveiling Your Deepest Goodness by John Makransky, Philip Osgood, Lama Surya Das

By John Makransky, Philip Osgood, Lama Surya Das

Mom Theresa. The Dalai Lama. Nelson Mandela. Gandhi. a few appreciate such figures from afar and imagine, "How designated they're; i may by no means be like that." yet, as John Makransky has discovered, the facility of actual and enduring love lies inside each one people. Awakening via Love is his consultant to discovering it.

In Awakening via Love, he pioneers new methods of constructing Tibetan meditations of compassion and knowledge obtainable to humans of all backgrounds and faiths. Drawing from Tibetan teachings of compassion and the Dzogchen teachings of innate knowledge, and utilizing undeniable, sensible guide, he is helping readers discover the team spirit of knowledge and love within the very nature in their minds. Then Lama John describes the best way to actualize these characteristics in each element of relatives lifestyles, paintings, provider and social motion.

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Awakening Through Love: Unveiling Your Deepest Goodness

Mom Theresa. The Dalai Lama. Nelson Mandela. Gandhi. a few respect such figures from afar and imagine, "How designated they're; i'll by no means be like that. " yet, as John Makransky has discovered, the facility of actual and enduring love lies inside of each people. Awakening via Love is his advisor to discovering it.

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This is part of th e class ical mea nin g of the: Buddhist term JWfII /{J (ac tion), th e in grained habit of re-actin g to a lIT own nar- Makransky, John (Author). Awakening Through Love : Unveiling Your Deepest Goodness. Boston, MA, USA: Wisdom Publications, 2007. p 40. id=10407924&ppg=53 row tho ughts of everyo ne so as to make o ur tho ught- made sense of selffeel rea l. As we cI ing to th ose w ho reinforce o ur sense of self, hate those who undercut it, and simply do n' t care abo ut th e o thers, we contribute unconsciously in little and big ways to all our social proble ms.

Instead of attem ptin g to assert control over our experi ence so as to come to know it better, we do j ust the opposite-we give up the attempt to control anythin g and let our innate pu re awareness do the know in g. This is done by relying upon the natural power of body, breath , and mind to enable all aspects of experie nce to calm, se ttle, and clarify by themselves. The senses are left wide open, the awa re- Makransky, John (Author). Awakening Through Love : Unveiling Your Deepest Goodness.

This is pa rt of the reason that images of the Buddha, th e Dalai Lama, and oth er revered spiritual teachers arc so important to Tibetan Buddhists-s uch fi gures are sources of spiritual energy and inspiration for those who regularly commun e with them in th eir love and compassion fo r all. Try CO bring to mind one or 1110re spiritual benefactors now, whether personally known to you or admired from a distan ce, and imagi ne their sntiJing presence before you. Relax and ge ntly open to receive their wish for your deep well-being and ha ppiness, th eir wis h of love th at radiates to you and many ochers.

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