Category: Life lessons

Start with yourself

Facing challenges? Know thyself. Troubles with someone? Know thyself. Don’t know how to respond? Know thyself. “Look at yourself, shift your gaze from everything around you and direct it to your interior. This is the first request that philosophy makes to his apprentice. You are not going to talk about

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Stress-induced Alzheimers and Dimentia

My dad has Alzheimer’s and is in a nursing home now. It’s pains me every day knowing he is there, but there really isn’t much I can do about it. I tried everything I could to keep him at home, but ultimately, the choice was taken out of our hands

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Nobody has the answer but you

Some of you are living a fulfilling and complete life. Through luck, hard work, and never giving up, you got it. Congratulations. I know it’s not always happy, but it is on balance. I haven’t been so lucky. But it’s not luck. I get it. It’s putting in the effort.

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Breathing and Metaphors

Breathe in, breathe out. 20,000 times a day on average. It’s a metaphor for your life. When you are young and ambitious, you breathe in by getting money, sex, people, children, possesions, profit, and experiences. When you are old, you breathe out by giving everything away – your daughter to

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Beautiful video by Erik Wernquist

Beautiful beautiful beautiful beautiful beautiful http://vimeo.com/108650530 “For all its material advantages, the sedentary life has left us edgy, unfulfilled. Even after 400 generations in villages and cities, we haven’t forgotten. The open road still softly calls, like a nearly forgotten song of childhood. We invest far-off places with a certain

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Let go of that which holds you back…

Keep letting go until you feel free, light, and happy.   It’s difficult if you aren’t there yet. But as you let more things go, it becomes easier to let more things go. I’m not talking about wealth or objects of desire.. I’m talking about the dead weight.. the demons..

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Are you aware that you are aware?

“Awareness builds its own momentum” – Steven Covey. As soon as you become aware of something you start seeing it all around you and then you start behaving differently.

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The power of your own thought

The last few months..my journey.. maybe it helps you Step 1: Get to the point where you DO NOT care what ANYONE thinks..like anyone.. like i mean.. anyone at all.. ever.. get to that point.. Step 2: Get to the realization that NOTHING in your current environment matters.. not TRUMP..

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When you get into alignment with life…

Some of you asked, what my “journey” has done so far for me: (https://mayur.ca/the-power-of-your-own-thought/)   First a little back story…   It actually all started in looking for joy. I realized a few months back, things have been way out of balance for far too long. Taking care of mom/dad

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