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Astrology for 10/22/2014

10/22/2014 Wednesday by Norma

A last ditch diplomatic appeal comes today, and then things change. The attitude until now has been “it’s not a problem,” but tomorrow it’s different. Indecision is the major contributor, yours and other people’s. Widespread dissemination of information is critical to success. Tell everyone what is going on! A surprising defection [...]



The following is an excerpt from a teaching by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo called “Tools to Deepen in Your Practice”

We think that bodhichitta is something that we must practice, and yes, in order to build proper habitual tendency, that’s what we should do. That is the basis and foundation for the next level of [...]

Astrology for 10/21/2014

10/21/2014 Tuesday by Norma

Four planets in Libra reflect the prevailing social urge. Have a party, get together with others! Do lunch, brunch, or at least check in with your buds. Happiness comes from togetherness. Men are loving, and women and children are on board too. Expect intense activity, and also expect to keep solving [...]

Love For All Beings

Love For All Beings

[Adapted from an oral commentary given by His Holiness Penor Rinpoche in conjunction with a ceremony wherein he bestowed the bodhisattva vow upon a gathering of disciples at Namdroling in Bozeman, Montana, November 1999. ---Ed.]

Think about all living beings that at some time or another, throughout the course of innumerable past lifetimes, have [...]

Astrology for 10/12/2014

10/12/2014 Sunday by Norma

Pay attention to the news! Important matters are being discussed. It is crucial that you mull over plans with others. Information is power now. Those who are in the know succeed: those who are not informed pay the consequences. Wolfgang von Goethe said, “Nothing is more terrible than ignorance in action.” [...]

Astrology for 10/11/2014

10/11/2014 Saturday by Norma

Magnetism, love at first sight, happy times, joyfulness- all these things are favored today. An image beckons and you follow, encouraged and inspired. You’ll never catch it, as you will discover, so don’t even try. The awareness of something wonderful is thrilling! Eden Phillpots said, “The universe is full of magical [...]

Astrology for 10/10/2014

10/10/2014 Friday by Norma

Avoid overspending today. Strong feelings send you into a tizzy of shopping; you want your beloved to have everything! Do check your bank balance to make sure the funds are available before promising the moon. The danger is trying to borrow from friends to make up the difference, they won’t be [...]

Astrology for 10/9/2014

10/09/2014 Thursday by Norma

A peaceful feeling initiates the day. The Taurus moon brings happiness and relaxation. Take a bath, eat a nice meal, move through the day at a leisurely pace. Nothing rushes the bull, and nothing should rush you either. A visit to a medical professional goes well, and a hidden matter is [...]

Astrology for 10/8/2014

10/08/2014 Wednesday by Norma

Two groups align on opposite sides of an issue, and it seems no common ground exists, but it does! Two escape hatches are possible, both are good: one is the appearance of a generous leader who offers support and inspiration; the other involves vigorous activity inspired by philosophical beliefs. Either offers [...]

Astrology for 10/7/2014

10/7/2014 Tuesday by Norma

Action! Two sides eye each other in an important moment. One side is emotional, erratic and aggressive; the other is powerful, compassionate and diplomatic. How well they do depends on their ability to listen to advice and keep the big picture in mind. If either side decides to strike, duck! Fortunately, [...]

Astrology for 10/6/2014

10/6/2014 Monday by Norma

Listen carefully to a message that comes in the middle of the day! Serious news is delivered by an innocuous person whose manner belies the importance of the message. Listen and act on what you hear, you’ll be glad you did. Do not make others wait in any way, you could [...]

Astrology for 10/5/2014

10/05/2014 Sunday by Norma

A dreamy energy permeates the day. People are receptive to subtle influences and easily affected by sensitive issues and suggestion. Surprising health cures are possible. Words have special power to penetrate into deep places. At the same time, travel is excellent, all spiritual matters are exciting and inspiring, and a happy [...]

Astrology for 10/4/2014

10/4/2014 Sat by Norma

A happy mood prevails until you run into a troubling situation. Take it seriously and listen carefully without offering advice, unless requested. An adjustment is being made, and a loss is occurring. A feeling of powerlessness and lack of respect is hurtful to those involved. Someone’s ego is on the line. [...]

Astrology for 10/3/2014

10/3/2014 Fri by Norma

It’s time for fun, time to get together with your pals and whoop it up! Group associations and friends have never been better. A companionable gesture brings love, happiness and good cheer into the picture. Contact those who are meaningful to you and let them know! Henri Frederic Amiel said, “Charm [...]

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