By Barbara Ann Kipfer
BUDDHA’S solutions TO LIFE’S day-by-day DILEMMAS
Is it attainable to discover peace of brain in rush hour site visitors? how are you going to chill out with the consistent ringing of your mobile phone? while is there time for mindfulness in the course of a chaotic workday?
863 Buddhist how you can triumph over Life’s Little Challenges indicates easy methods to conquer the hitches, hiccups and hardships of recent existence throughout the knowledge of Buddha. You don’t have to be a Buddhist to profit from the information during this booklet. Open to any web page and you’ll discover a real-life challenge by way of an easy-to-apply resolution for conquering it in a spiritually gratifying demeanour.
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SITUATION: You do not enjoy food like you used to. Now, it just seems that you eat to stay alive. There is no longer enjoyment in preparing and eating meals. WISDOM: Be grateful and do not take for granted that you are able to fill your bowl when so many in this world cannot. Next time you eat a meal, show appreciation to those who work out of sight to plant, raise, harvest, and prepare the food for your comfort. Remember them and be grateful for them. SITUATION: Every afternoon at work, you get one of those high-calorie specialty coffee drinks.
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakens. SITUATION: Even though you do not have a lot of discretionary funds, you do try to support the local plant-a-tree fundraiser each year in your town. So many trees are cut down in the world, you feel it is important to support organizations that plant them. WISDOM: Trees have a positive impact on human health through the emission of natural chemicals. While some of the positive effects are obvious, like removing pollutants from the ground and air and adding C02 to the atmosphere, others are not.
You have always wanted to go to Hawaii, and the rest of the family agreed to it. Unfortunately, the weather has not cooperated. It has rained almost every day you’ve been here. WISDOM: Don’t think you are carrying the whole world on your shoulders. Make it fun, make it easy, make it play. It is more productive and a lot more enjoyable to respond creatively than to react cantankerously. So relax and enjoy the ride. SITUATION: On vacation, the weather is terrible, the hotel room is too small, the children are not behaving well, and the whole trip is very expensive.
863 Buddhist Ways to Conquer Life's Little Challenges by Barbara Ann Kipfer