zen of destiny – what gets in the way: mind clusters

‘I’m continuing my blog theme here: “Nothing is broken . . . ” the zen of our destiny.’—Susan Remember what the Zen Master realised: the ordinary sincere person has all they need to awaken – nothing is missing. Sincerity and wisdom are all that is required because wisdom is the Divine state of mind fromContinue reading “zen of destiny – what gets in the way: mind clusters”

thrive is the zen art of living in motion/meditation in action

thrive is . . . paying attention to all the human needs we have on a daily basis . . . the zenity of all the seemingly small and automatic processes and systems of the miraculous human being . . . allowing order into daily life so we can see divine presence in all livingContinue reading “thrive is the zen art of living in motion/meditation in action”

The Zen Way of Peace in Chaotic Times

  There are 2 schools of thought about how we ought to be in life . . . one of them has definitely been very popular, and it’s dominated human thought in society for many hundreds of years, even if not thousands. And that is that it’s all to do with the survival of theContinue reading “The Zen Way of Peace in Chaotic Times”

Living with Flow is Living Powerfully: with “The Song of the Universe”

  Life, and the world, challenges me no end . . . and my resources. So, as a Teacher of Ancient Eastern Wisdom Paths to Liberation I delve deep, I practice, teach and trust.—Susan We’re at a moment in Eternity. And like Gandhi who when toughly challenged to be inspirational and responsible turned to BaghavadContinue reading “Living with Flow is Living Powerfully: with “The Song of the Universe””

Living with Zen Values

Living consciously with Zen in your life is very much about living moment-to-moment in awareness and simply being true to your own nature. This way of Zen enriches your life and helps you discover your full potential: and as you live this way, your life becomes deeper and fuller. Here are three simple steps alongContinue reading “Living with Zen Values”

The Entire World in “Hermit” mode . . . ? AUMmmmm

I’m breaking my silence during the last month of a 100-day deep retreat . . . in awareness of the Pandemic virus sending the whole world into self-isolation, staying at home in enforced “hermit” mode. And what happens in stillness, silence and rest? Love-force arises. Gandhi called it Soul-force, Jesus called it Love-force . .Continue reading “The Entire World in “Hermit” mode . . . ? AUMmmmm”

Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “learning silence” | A Zen Story [Koan]

Friday tea time again this week, and time to take time out for our de-stressing tea-way ritual. Today I’m continuing the focus on guidance for your contemplation and the zen tea way . . .  I found this short animated zen story on the tale of the 4 students learning to be silent for 7Continue reading “Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “learning silence” | A Zen Story [Koan]”

Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Practice : The 5 Wisdoms of Preparation #1

When you think of “Thrive”, think of the seemingly small things that happened as you were birthed into this life: first you had to breathe, then you needed washing and the protection of warmth, then nurturing, fluids and sleep . . . and very, very importantly your little bodymind started moving for your survival andContinue reading “Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Practice : The 5 Wisdoms of Preparation #1”

Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “working hard” | A Zen Story [Koan]

Friday tea time again this week, and time to take time out for our de-stressing tea-way ritual. Today I’m continuing the focus on guidance for your contemplation and the zen tea way . . .  I found this short animated zen story on the tale of the eager student and his martial arts Master, aContinue reading “Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “working hard” | A Zen Story [Koan]”

zen of “If only” . . . you can change more things than you think

‘If only I had more time.’ ‘If only I had more control.’ If only I had more money’. . . If only the phrase ‘if only’ were banned! We might be feeling as if our choices are limited right now in our human destiny: that others control our destiny – and life is seemingly unfair.Continue reading “zen of “If only” . . . you can change more things than you think”