The country cures

CONISHEAD Priory is now a place of quiet contemplation but for many years offered care for soldiers and coal miners.

 

Embracing pain, difficulty can be freeing by Professor Mark Williams

http://thechart.blogs.cnn.com/2011/10/26/embracing-pain-difficulty-can-be-freeing/

 

Steve Jobs ‘Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life because almost everything – all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure – all these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.”

How mindfulness can help you cope with stress and increase your confidence by Judith Potts

http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/judithpotts/100112929/how-mindfulness-can-help-you-cope-with-stress-and-increase-your-confidence/

  • People centuries ago were far more in tune with the earth and their own senses than we are now.
  • Allowing your mind to wander and ruminate, keeps you in an impoverished mental state.

Be Here Now, NOW

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Kadampa Buddhism Summer Festival 2011, Ulverston, UK