Tag: Death

How to Deal with the Loss of a Pet

“Animals have come to mean so much in our lives. We live in a fragmented and disconnected culture. Politics are ugly, religion is struggling,...

On the Brink of Everything: Reuniting with Awe

“The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely aware.” ~ Henry Miller Many people live their...

Twenty-Four: The Answer to the Meaning of Death, Reality and Nothingness

“'The answer to the great question of life, the universe and everything... Is... Forty-two,' said Deep Thought, with infinite majesty and calm.” ~ Douglas...

Humorous Nihilism: Having Fun with Meaninglessness

"What is a tragedy but a misunderstood comedy." ~ Shakespeare Nothing matters. We’re all going to die. Everything we’ve ever done, both as individuals and...

4 Ways to Inject Meaning into a Meaningless Universe

"Freedom is what you do with what’s been done to you." ~ Jean Paul Sartre The ability to adapt is the ability to engineer meaning...

A Stoic Perspective: Meditating on the Ephemeral

"Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts." ~ Plotinus There are moments in life that put things into perspective; like climbing a...

4 Near-Death Experiences to Give You a Glimpse of the Afterlife

"In the light of the near-death experience, death is nothing more than the illusion of separateness and finality, and those who can believe in...

4 Ways How Death Can Guide Your Life

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” ~ Mark...

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A Look at the Powerful Practice of Walking Meditation

 “The mind can go in a thousand directions, but...

Why do We Fear Death?

“A man who thinks that death is the enemy...

7 Signs Your Chakras are Out of Balance

“Meditation is nothing but withdrawing all the barriers; thoughts,...

7 Pitfalls on the Path to Enlightenment

Ah, enlightenment… So motivating. So inspiring. So misunderstood. Exasperatingly...

Why We Keep Making Decisions We Know Are Bad For Us

"Forgive yourself for not being at peace. The moment...

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7 Buddhist Koans and Their Meanings

Buddhist koans also called Zen Koans are a guiding light in the darkness of life. They have been used for centuries by Zen teachers...