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What We All Have in Common

What We All Have in Common

The following is an excerpt from a teaching by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo called “The Antidote to Suffering”

The precepts that the Buddha lays down are precepts that are real and workable for everyone. You don’t have to be a Buddhist to hold to those precepts—the precepts of being compassionate and the realization that all […]

Astrology for 4/1/2015

4/1/2015 Wednesday by Norma

Engage in activity that involves physical objects: move furniture, fix your car, build a wall. Avoid abstract reflection along the lines of, “What sort of wall do you think the angels prefer?” Just take your best shot and build the wall you prefer. Huey Long said, “It ain’t enough to get […]

Avoiding the Path to Happiness

Avoiding the Path to Happiness

The following is an excerpt from a teaching by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo called “AA & Buddhism”

Now, many of us also are not very happy. We just don’t seem to be able to master happiness. We are filled with longing, filled sometimes with anguish of different kinds—you know, loneliness, unhappiness, anger. Anger seems to […]

Astrology for 3/31/2015

3/31/2015 Tuesday by Norma

A quick action asserting your authority is satisfying and on the mark. Matters that seemed insoluble are working out, and this is a relief. In any given situation you can think or take action; right now action is the preferred choice. Go through the door, as opposed to spending time wondering […]

Astrology for 3/22/2015

3/22/2015 Sunday by Norma

Confidence is on the table these days, which brings stability into the environment. The more active you are, the happier you are. Financial transaction go quite well, and it’s a wonderful day to buy gifts for your loved ones. Consider how you can reward the people who do a good job […]

Astrology for 3/21/2015

3/21/2015 Saturday by Norma

If your life isn’t rocketing along at the speed of light, get moving! Activity of every sort is favored; whatever you’re doing, do with all your heart. The forcefulness of the times allows you to push through obstacles that were impenetrable in the past. Martial energy is highlighted, for you and […]

Astrology for 3/20/2015

3/20/2015 Friday by Norma

Quick action is excellent and well-timed: run to the store, buy what you need and discover there’s a shortage of that product two days later. A change of direction occurs today so wrap up old stuff and be open to the new. Self-pity is a slight problem, for you and for […]

Astrology for 3/19/2015

3/19/2015 Thursday by Norma

The quieter and more thoughtful you are today, the better. The urge to run around is powerful, but true progress lies in health measures, quiet contemplation, artistic creativity and behind-the-scenes activity. People involved in film, maritime or aquatic ventures, and all medical pursuits are in their element. What you visualize or […]

Astrology for 3/18/2015

3/18/2015 Wednesday by Norma

Pull in as far as possible today. It’s a tender time, and it’s important to think and feel your way through issues before taking action. Medical matters are being handled, though an early fear comes your way: relax, your issue will end well. Conversations and words hold special power today. Listen […]

Astrology for 3/17/2015

3/17/2015 Tuesday by Norma

A snappy intuitive action moves things forward, and women are especially helpful. Groups and friends have your back these days, give them anything they want! A disruptive force that has engendered problems and setbacks for several years is tiptoeing out of the picture, but give it time to leave before bursting […]

Astrology for 3/16/2015

3/16/2015 Monday by Norma

A friend stabilizes the situation, giving an intellectual explanation for what is transpiring. Events are happening so rapidly that you may not fully understand that a change has occurred and life is moving in a different direction. Speed is a factor now. If you are lying in bed or relaxing in […]

Astrology for 3/15/2015

3/15/2015 Sunday by Norma

People are out of tune with themselves and others, so tread carefully today. Hard-charging people and issues are problematical, but soft, sensitive people and actions are sublime. The quieter you are, the more carefully you phrase your questions, the better things go. Medical matters go well provided you rest, which is […]

Astrology for 3/14/2015

3/14/2015 Saturday

An authority figure makes a request, one that engenders serious thought regarding next step in a venture. What are you going to do now, is the question. Take it easy, is the answer. After a good deal of zipping around, you’re tired and need to relax but don’t sit down just yet- there […]

Astrology for 3/13/2015

3/13/2015 Friday by Norma

Men pull inward and women are out there doing the can-can today; men want to meditate and women want to skydive. The two sexes can’t agree on anything, so agree to disagree for now. A wonderful event brings great happiness today. An exuberant energy is all pervasive, leading to the conviction […]

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