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Where is Your Heart?

Where is Your Heart?

An excerpt from a teaching called Bodhicitta by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo

What makes you a deep practitioner? What makes you a deep practitioner is really having renounced cyclic existence. Those of you that are casual practitioners are practicing, but your mind is still a mind of distraction. You are still running hither and [...]

Astrology for 7/22/2014

7/22/2014 Tuesday

Inventors unite, today is your day! Got a idea you’re itching to unleash on the public? Express it! Brilliant thinking flourishes. Be open to “out of the box” plans. Go for a run, a walk or a drive, and pay attention to everything. A call or message is exciting. Observe children and young [...]

What Does Love Taste Like?

What Does Love Taste Like?

In this excerpt from a teaching called The Dharma of Technology, Jetsunma is speaking to her students who had recently received the Rinchen Terzod from His Holiness Penor Rinpoche who conferred the Rinchen Terzod at Kunzang Palyul Choling in 1988

Do you remember in the empowerments in the Rinchen Terzod we had the [...]

Astrology for 7/21/2014

7/21/2014 Monday

Either an assertive person will not leave you alone, or else you are putting too many demands on yourself! There’s a risk of pushing something until it breaks: step back and wait. Ignore anyone telling you to charge into danger. Invite that person to charge, and watch the disappearing act that follows. Don’t [...]

Astrology for 7/12/2014

7/12/2014 Saturday

Love is in the air and romance blooms. Write love notes, sing love songs, court your beloved with everything you’ve got! Be a perfect fool for love, and you’ll be happy. If this sounds ridiculous, if you’ve turned into a sourpuss about love, revive yourself! Go out and find something or somebody to [...]

Astrology for 7/11/2014

7/11/2014 Friday

Return to earth! An older person or a serious matter draws your attention. Be cautious and thorough as you go through the day. Maintain decorum at all times: dress formally and be respectful toward everyone. Casual behavior invites a rebuke, or worse, from authority figures. Keep your ultimate goal in mind and ignore [...]

Astrology for 7/10/2014

7/10/2014 Thursday

News from afar is interesting. Matters associated with education and spirituality grab your attention, and it’s a great day to engage in big-picture thinking. Imagine that you’re in a spaceship, looking down on Earth, able to see things from that perspective. This makes planning easier than it has been for some time. Discuss [...]

Astrology for 7/9/2014

7/9/2014 Wednesday

This is a good day to travel and engage in meaningful conversation. Communicate with everyone! A tricky time has ended, and you can breathe freely again. Men are supportive and stable, and good fortune comes through friends. Partnership is highlighted: talk everything over with another person to balance your thinking. Something that seems [...]

Astrology for 7/8/2014

7/8/2014 Tuesday

Serious matters go very well and a positive outcome is promised, in time. Stick to your original schedule and avoid a sudden change of plans. Slow down and let yourself enjoy the progress you’re making. Be very, very patient today. Expect everything to take longer than you imagined, and you won’t be disappointed. [...]

Astrology for 7/7/2014

7/7/2014 Monday

This is a serious day and a good day to take the next step in a venture. Be sure that you clearly state your objectives in any situation. A wise and experienced woman gives a helpful and realistic evaluation of your goal; listen carefully. If things seem downbeat, relax, they aren’t, you are [...]

Astrology for 7/6/2014

7/6/2014 Sunday

Indecision kicks off the day, and emotions are exaggerated. Step back if you find yourself reacting in an over-the-top manner; crying, screaming, stomping away in disgust… all are possible. Go for a walk, a drive or a sit. Just stop until the urge passes, you’ll be glad you did. Two choices are possible [...]

Astrology for 7/5/2014

7/5/2014 Saturday

Energy! You’ve got it and so does everyone else! Intense debates asking “What are we going to do now?” are all-pervasive. It is crucial that everyone involved be heard, and it’s also crucial that decisions be made. The debate can drag on endlessly if a cutoff point isn’t established. Be sure to observe [...]

Astrology for 7/4/2014

7/4/2014 Friday

Hit the ball over the net today and nothing comes back. Look out into the distance and it is a blank. Your inability to understand “the powers that be” is driving you nuts. H.P. Lovecraft said “The oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.” Don’t bother asking around for [...]

Astrology for 7/3/2014

7/3/2014 Thursday

A critic appears who disagrees with everything, or else you are dissatisfied with yourself. The more you talk, the more things are explained, the worse it gets. Agree with everything the critic says today and don’t take offense: the whole situation will blow over by tomorrow. An emotional appeal goes unanswered, and you’re [...]

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