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Living not just existing

Living not just existing     At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want. ~ Lao Tzu   We focus here at the Ministry of Happiness on … Continue reading

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Happiness, Health & Balance

Happiness, Health, and Balance Prowling the net tonight I found a post on the Planet Green site that I really liked.  At first it seemed like the very standard tips to happiness article, but in fact it takes a more … Continue reading

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Happiness and Values

Happiness and Values Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power ~ Lao Tzu So today my friends I’m on the horns of a dilemma, you see a potential opportunity has come my way and I’m torn.  This is … Continue reading

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The Dalai Lama on Compassion

The Dalai Lama on Compassion My basic belief is that first you need to realize the usefulness of compassion, that’s the key factor. Once you accept the fact that compassion is not something childish or sentimental, once you realize that … Continue reading

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Happiness and Balance

Happiness and Balance Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony.  ~ Thomas Merton Balance is a concept we will come back to time and time again on this blog.   Even in attaining happiness, … Continue reading

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Happiness and Compassion

Happiness and Compassion If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. ~ Dalai Lama One of the things I admire most about the Dalai Lama is his commitment to compassion.  Most … Continue reading

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Happiness and Cycles

Happiness and Cycles Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.  ~ Lao Tzu Taoist philosophy says … Continue reading

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Deng Ming-Dao: Your Journey

Deng Ming-Dao: Your Journey Tonight a piece by Deng Ming-Dao on taking your own journey, give it a read and have a happy day my friends ~ Rev Kane Do you know Where you are On your Journey? Tao’s movement … Continue reading

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Deng Ming-Dao on Happiness

Deng Ming-Dao on Happiness Tonight another selection from one of my favorite authors and his book, 365 Daily Tao Meditations, a book I have read daily now for nearly 20 years. Have a read and have a happy day my … Continue reading

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Happy New Year – 2014

Happy New year – 2014!!! New Year’s Day:  Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions.  Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual.  ~ Mark Twain Happy New Year 2014 my friends, … Continue reading

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