Tag Archives: emptiness

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 2: Shed, Empty, Let Go. Day 13.

The old world falls apart but the new has not yet emerged. Everything that once seemed permanent and real is revealed as a kind of hallucination. You don’t know what to think, what to do; you don’t know what anything … Continue reading

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 2: Shed, Empty, Let Go. Day 12.

Source: Tao Te Ching

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 2: Shed, Empty, Let Go. Day 11.

Minimalism is a brilliant concept to use to simplify your life. What can you shed? Empty? Let go of? Start small. For inspiration, watch one or both documentaries from The Minimalists here or on Netflix. Try their Minimalism Game (above), … Continue reading

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 1: Face The Emptiness. Day 10.

My pooja table You don’t need to leave your room.  Remain sitting at your table and listen.  Don’t even listen, simply wait.  Don’t even wait.  Be quite still and solitary.  The world will freely offer itself to you.  To be … Continue reading

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 1: Face The Emptiness. Day 9.

“Throughout the course of our evolution, it is natural to be more rooted in emptiness, which is the natural state of the soul. As ego unravels to create space for the soul to fully enter, it is common for the … Continue reading

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 1: Face The Emptiness. Day 8.

Almost all of ordinary matter (99.9999999% of it) is empty space. If you took out all of the space in our atoms, the entire human race (all 7 billion of us) would fit into the volume of a sugar cube. … Continue reading

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 1: Face The Emptiness. Day 7.

“People are scared to empty their minds fearing that they will be engulfed by the void. What they don’t realize is that their own mind is the void.” — Huang-po 

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 1: Face The Emptiness. Day 6.

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 1: Face The Emptiness. Day 5.

“You live in illusion and the appearance of things. There is a reality, but you do not know this. When you understand this, you will see that you are nothing, and being nothing you are everything. That is all.” — … Continue reading

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 1: Face The Emptiness. Day 4.

“Just as stars clump into galaxies and galaxies into clusters, so clusters of galaxies congregate into even larger superclusters, hundreds of millions of light years across. Between these superclusters are equally enormous voids, containing almost no matter at all. One … Continue reading

Posted in emptiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment