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Emptiness Survival Kit. Part 3: Fill The Emptiness. Day 22: Complete Stillness Leads To Complete Awakening.

In the Perfect Penetration Through Hearing practice, you simply listen without attachment to sound, to silence, or to the contrast between the two; there’s no attachment at all. If you are able to listen in this way, you will eventually … Continue reading

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

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

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On stillness, slow life and non doing

For the last year I’ve been practicing non doing and living a simple, slow life. A spiritual quarantine of sorts. Monk life. One of my friends has sent me the following meme, which she said reminded her of me. It … Continue reading

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Practice of emptiness summed up in one cute cat image

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Kafka on stillness

I have left my corporate job recently and have been on a mini retirement mainly exploring and embracing emptiness from a buddhist perspective (or as my husband puts it, doing not much 🙂 ). I am reading books on stillness … Continue reading

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