As I focused on “Simplicity” last month, I couldn’t help but think that the chase after a wealthy life style is a rather complicated affair: the standards keep shifting, and the worries are many. That’s why Spiritual contemplatives and mystics speak so often of ‘detachment’. By taking our focus off of getting stuff, we have more of ourselves available to focus on learning to love rightly, or taking time to be face-to-face with those in need, or learning , or learning how to depend on the Spirit. You can’t be spiritually in tune and chase wealth; most of the time, the paths go in opposite directions. Continue reading “Simplicity and Spirituality – Raoka”
“If you see the wonder of a fairy tale You can take the future even if you fail I believe in angels Something good in everything I see” ~ Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus for Abba
Can you see the wonder in the flight and grace of a butterfly? Continue reading “Can You See the WONDER~RAOKA”
“Be a love pharmacist: dispense hugs like medicine – they are!” ~Terri Guillemets
Ok, I’ll just come out and say it- Hugs have healing effects!
Dont believe me?? Just watch an injured child’s tears dry up in the warmth of a mother’s embrace. And watch an old man barely clinging to life suddenly light up with renewed strength and a will to live when his estranged son walks into the room and embraces him. Continue reading “Healing HUGS Experiment~RAOKA~”
Whenever the word “Grace” comes to my mind, instantly its connected with Divinity..with blessings. There is immense power in Divine Grace.
It is a wondrous thing in our lives. It works in a quiet way, strengthening our hearts and making it possible to go on.
Last month i.e. September, I was in the midst of a shower of Grace.
When Lori announced her choice of raoka theme LOVE for the month of August, my heart literally skipped a beat. More so cause of excitement and utter glee at the thought of what I could write about and focus on all through the month.
For those of you who know me, know how much ‘in love’ with Love I am. I think, I eat and I breathe love too 🙂 Continue reading “The Love Series: How I Embraced LOVE”