Spirit
Our job is to love people. When it hurts. When it’s awkward. When it’s uncool and embarrassing. Our job is to stand together, to carry the burdens of one another and to meet each other in our questions.
Jamie Tworkowksi  (via godmoves)
We should ask ourself what we consider to be most important – what do we wish for, strive for, or daydream about?
Geshe Kelsang Gyatso (Modern Buddhism)
Basically, all emotions are modifications of one primordial, undifferentiated emotion that has its origin in the loss of awareness of who you are beyond name and form. Because of its undifferentiated nature, it is hard to find a name that precisely describes this emotion. ‘Fear’ comes close, but apart from a continuous sense of threat, it also includes a deep sense of abandonment and incompleteness…You will not be free of that pain until you cease to derive your sense of self from identification with the mind, which is to say from ego. The mind is then toppled from its place of power and Being reveals itself as your true nature.
Eckhart Tolle (via lazyyogi)

dancingdakini:

Cherishing others is the best method to solve our own and others’ problems. If we cherish others, we have no reason to feel jealousy or anger toward them, and so our mind will be at peace regardless of what is going on externally. Ordinarily, when we hear about someone else’s good fortune,…

empirestatebuilding:

Slow Loris eating rice [x]

theanimalblog:

a Celebes Crested Macaque photographed by Stefano Unterthiner
submitted by subatomic-aliens

theanimalblog:

a Celebes Crested Macaque photographed by Stefano Unterthiner

submitted by subatomic-aliens