A Story of Allegory … a different picture

Once there was a man who had reached the middle of his life. He decided it was time to contemplate his worth and re-evaluate his direction. So, leaving his friends, his family and most of his earthly possessions behind him he trod off into the woods where he could think undisturbed. When he entered theContinue reading “A Story of Allegory … a different picture”

Models of Hope : Sustainability, The Growing Movement | Digital eBook by Susan Ni Rahilly with Rose Mason, The Kindest Revolution

  Models of Hope is a book about just that: hope. Humanity is facing colossal challenges and it can be difficult to see a positive road ahead, but there is one. Hope remains despite adversity, and we can find it in the form of sustainability. There are 4 traditional pillars of sustainability; human, social, economicContinue reading “Models of Hope : Sustainability, The Growing Movement | Digital eBook by Susan Ni Rahilly with Rose Mason, The Kindest Revolution”

Zen of Inspiration and a Heart-based Way to our Future

We’re all suffering from being terribly practical—that’s what we’re taught to be from an early age. We’re encouraged to be, all the time: open the newspaper and what does it say? Watch TV and what does it tell us? The prevalent message is “…we all ought to be more practical”. So, of course, when weContinue reading “Zen of Inspiration and a Heart-based Way to our Future”

Finding “Golden-ness” Every Day With Zen

Harmonising, simplicity and daily ordering In living with Zen, and with a regular practice, we’re acknowledging and respecting our innate Buddha mind, our individual Buddha hearts and of course our own Buddha nature. So the essence of our life becomes in regularly placing ourselves in a silent, simple place of harmonising with humanity.    Continue reading “Finding “Golden-ness” Every Day With Zen”

Zenity: sanity by living simply with zen in an insane world

“Zenity” is my term for the beneficial effects that a zen practice and a regular routine have on us. So, sanity by zen. Living simply and in the moment becomes the daily ordering principle which brings not only a peaceful tranquil mind, but also the tremendous joy of being able to bring the sacred intoContinue reading “Zenity: sanity by living simply with zen in an insane world”

Spirit of Zen … Be Your Own Buddha in the Aquarius Age

I was drawn to give this blog a sub-title: Spirit of Our Times, Spirit of Zen … but “Be Your Own Buddha in the Aquarius Age” seemed to suit better—read on to understand my process.—Susan 2,000 years have passed now since the birth of the Christian Era, The Piscean Age, an astrological age which probablyContinue reading “Spirit of Zen … Be Your Own Buddha in the Aquarius Age”

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””