breaking ground

Some periods of our growth are so confusing that we don’t even recognize that growth is happening. We may feel hostile or angry or weepy and hysterical, or we may feel depressed. It would never occur to us, unless we stumbled on a book or a person who explained to us, that we were in fact in the process of change, of actually becoming larger, spiritually, than we were before. Continue reading “breaking ground”

flowers

the most precious gift can offer others is our presence. when mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers. — thich nhat hanh

blossom

all these buds will blossom.
 in that moment you will know what your grief was, 
and how the seed you planted has been
 miraculously growing. — Rumi

the heart-garden

plant gratitude-seeds
inside your heart-garden
your life will be beautiful
and fruitful
with glowing deeds

sri chinmoy