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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 ...
Sometimes when I travel on roads covered with asphalt, I can almost hear the ground below it crying to me: “My breath fails me, my voice is silenced by noises overhead. My land is barren for lack of sun and rain. I once was rich and beautiful with grasses, flowers, and trees, but progress has been covering these lands, free for millions of years. This does not stop ...
Our unique purpose, calling to us from a sacred place of inner knowing, is a subject near to my heart. I recently said yes to a dream that took root thirty-seven years ago. Not long after my ‘big yes’, I came across a book by Dr. Terrari Trent, that fired up my interest and passion even more, The Awakened Woman: A Guide to Remembering and Igniting your Sacred Dreams (2017). ...