The Silent Language of the Heart

The heart has its own language, it’s a silent language of devotion, compassion, kindness and trust. In our Zen and Yoga path we have many, many practices to work with this energy center, the space of the heart, and so I used to teach these over a few classes or workshops. Our yogic practices helpContinue reading “The Silent Language of the Heart”

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”

Zen of Reaching the Emotional Maturity to Say : “this is our destiny” …

You know those signs we see in retail shops and supermarkets: “The impossible we can do now, miracles take a little longer …”? Yes, it’s funny but there is an element of truth in the sentiment. The idea of course being that the impossible does sometimes require a great deal from us but somehow orContinue reading “Zen of Reaching the Emotional Maturity to Say : “this is our destiny” …”

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”

7 First Steps on an Organic Life Path

We’re here, alive on this Planet to be happy. Organic living is about being a better, happier human being by making an incredible choice for your life and choosing the power of living positively. The benefits of an Organic life path, therefore, simply are all the spiritual and emotional benefits of inviting positivity into ourContinue reading “7 First Steps on an Organic Life Path”

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”

For One Day Connect With The Sky Goddess

A Great Awakening is coming . . . . . . a Great Awakening that is far louder and stronger and more interesting than the sleepy resignation and corrosive maliciousness and ignominious decline that the media prefers to focus on. Civilization may be unraveling in a lot of areas; some of its structures may beContinue reading “For One Day Connect With The Sky Goddess”

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”