Elders were graciously honored in early cultures, a concept that is lost among modern humans today. Our industrialized societies witness many people living without much discipline or spiritual depth, allowing age to fritter away their power, insight, and wisdom.
Humanity is the root race of all others and they are our offspring, yet humans see themselves as a separate race. When this division is seen as an illusion, humans become one with all other races. Racial identity is bondage, as are all forms of identity.
The destiny of humanity is to bring peace to the great diversity of life forms on Earth. Establishing a safe and happy home on Earth for all creatures begins by creating peace within the inner family—the subpersonalities of man. —Almine
My companion angel Joy is in the habit of offering me remarkably down-to-earth advice. The most striking instance of this occurred some months ago. After my evening meal, I sat down for a session of meditation. Predictably, it was not long before Joy appeared for a talk.
I interviewed Losang in Reno, where he was lecturing and creating a mandala. When it was complete, he swept it up and put it in the Truckee River—a blessing to the Earth and a recognition of impermanence.
Learning to be present in our bodies is essential. Many highly sensitive beings have a tendency to disconnect from their bodies and their lives because staying connected feels far too dense and overwhelming.