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The Alchemist’s mission is to rearrange the four elements (Air, Fire, Water, Earth), to reveal a hidden property of the material, and would feel ecstatic when his work comes to fruition, when the hidden truth of the dead material comes to live, on a new plane of existence
When the elements are purified, they can be put together again and make a perfect and fixed ...
Last night I watched the 60 Minutes interview with lead prosecutor Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison in the trial of Derek Chauvin. I was struck when he reminded us that, "Everyone in this process is a person," saying he'd felt bad for Derek Chauvin because, "He's a human being." Now, certainly, there's a spectrum of hurtful, harmful, evil behavior ...
Where Is The True Temple and How Do We Build It, Day by Day?
A student asked a sage how they could know whether or not someone was a true Rabbi or teacher?
The sage replied, "See how happy they make their wife."
Jewish practice tells us that if we want to make our life beautiful, sacred and meaningful, we must turn every aspect of it into a Temple. ...
This is a blog I first published in April of 2013 and have reposted it every April since! Enjoy!!
it’s april (yes, april; my darling) it’s spring!
yes the pretty birds frolic as spry as can fly
yes the little fish gambol as glad as can be
(yes the mountains are dancing together)
I was about twenty the first time I read e.e. ...
I sit here, meditating on the vision of Black Elk. Black Elk, from a young age, had the vision of the medicine wheel coming back together. A hula hoop of all these different colors, rejoining and being healed. That is the time that we’re in now, experiencing the shift of everything coming together. There is so much in the physical/exterior world that divides ...