Word of the Month for August 2016: Heartfelt

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HEARTFELT

 

The Virtue is Heartfelt and the Saboteur is Jealousy

Heartfelt actions inspire love and envy.

 

A person who lives from heart is courageous, inspirational and memorable. These traits can also make a person susceptible to being envied. Where there is light, jealousy is sure to be lurking in the shadows. Remember that all things have opposites and those opposites are always inherent. Peacemakers are found in the midst of conflict, healers are found among the sick. Likewise, where you find true leadership, you will also find those who are suffering from jealousy.

There aren’t any jealous people, however, we all suffer from jealousy. Jealousy may be defined as the inability to experience heartfelt joy for another person’s success. Animals suffer from jealousy too. Continue reading Word of the Month for August 2016: Heartfelt

Word of the Month Video, July 2016: Devotion

This month, our video is a bit longer than usual. Recent events have deeply touched my heart, and I want to share my thoughts with you.

I’m also happy to share a transcript below, for those that may prefer to read.

Namaste.
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Word of the Month for June 2016: Practice

Notre Dame de Paris, repeating steps.
Notre Dame de Paris, repeating steps.

Practice

The Virtue is Practice and the Saboteur is Procrastination.

A spiritual practice is a song that is sung from the heart.

A spiritual practice works just like practicing the piano. Little by little, day by day, you feel yourself letting go of the fear of beginning something new. We fear we’ll never be good enough, so why bother continuing? Fear that you won’t be perfect comes from wanting to be seen in a particular way by others. Practicing the piano teaches us to feel the music move through our bodies as our fingers press the keys. Over time practice frees us from the pain of being a beginner and replaces it with being aware of feeling the music move through us. Music and speech both require practice.
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