Buddha

Praise and blame, gain and loss, pleasure and

sorrow come and go like the wind. To be

happy, rest like a great tree in the midst of

them all.

– Buddha’s Little Instruction Book

About tari brand

Hi everyone! I'm so glad you're here. I hope you move closer to what your spiritual truth is in this place we call earth from reading my journal. I've been investigating for over 30 years why we're here, in this moment, and have found countless ways to help others relax and enjoy the ride. Hope you'll join me!
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2 Responses to Buddha

  1. oh, the past few days, I’ve been trying so hard at this…ah, those reactions….today, I even went to an all day “loving kindness” day at Spirit Rock…and spent the day with a mind bouncing around amidst “loving kindness wishes” and then darting out into those “8 worldly winds” …guess I’ll go back tomorrow too… odd how one can make so much progress and then….boom…ego reacts unexpectedly and back to reactions…maybe tomorrow, I’ll imagine being a great tree amidst all of that…. a tree with deep roots and a strong trunk!

    • tari brand says:

      beautifully said. we all have days and moments like that when we’re on our spiritual journey. it’s this crazy world. and our goal is to be a willow in the midst of a hurricane. ah yessss.

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