Friday, December 05, 2014
" The blind spot concerns not the what and how they do it - but the who : who we are and the inner place or source from which we operate both individually and collectively "
Otto Scharmer , Presence
Why are we all so obsessed with the " Hows?" and the "Whats?"
"Tell me what it is and how to do it?" is one of the most common request from our clients. Sincerely. They want to learn. They want to escape the stress and pain of living in an ego filled mind. In a world that feels overwhelming and hostile at times and at other times confusing and dissatisfying.
The principles of Innate Health fail to address these questions in a truly satisfying way because they address a far more important and fundamental question. If we don't understand who we are and where we fit into the universe , these questions of "How?"and "What?" will be superfluous and ultimately dissatisfying.
In my experience, every time I glimpse the " whole " or the " bigger picture " or the "oneness of life " , the previous questions become redundant and insignificant. Outside of the "whole" ,...
Thursday, January 23, 2014
How would I parent without an understanding of the nature of thought and experience? I have no idea -but what I do know is that I well up with gratitude for the little I have learnt that has allowed me to absolutely love and treasure my six boys and the everyday gift of being their mother.
My boys are aged 2 , 10,11 ,14,16 ad 17. Each one at different times is going through different experiences and challenges in negotiating their way through the maze of the human experience. At times for each one it can be more intense or more graceful depending on their state of mind and quality of thinking. I as their mother watch in awe and humility as I see 6 beautiful, capable and resourceful souls coming in and out of wisdom and common sense and occasionally dipping into frustration and despair. How perfect they seem in context of the knowledge I have of the wholeness of each one. How strong and resilient they seem in the knowledge of their innate wisdom and spiritual core. How much faith I have in the buoyancy of their health to bring them back to their true selves even in the midst of their...