Great minds think alike

There is a common saying that people who study and observe reality are more likely to think the same things. But is there telepathy? Or is it more like by studying the same things no matter what perspective we have the things we are looking at are the same?  Perhaps there is no cosmic plan […]

Life happens

There are many things in life that simply happen. It is not because of us, or because someone in the universe wants to make our lives miserable. Things tend to happen whether we are around or not. It doesn’t depend on us to be there testifying every moment, they just appear or disappear without our […]

Silence

Nowadays there is too much noise. It seems that when there is silence is a sign of something wrong. Being silent is like an emptiness that we become afraid of whatever it may spill, or come as in darkness. Silence is the monster of modernity where there is a menace that might harm us.  Silence […]

Who gets the blame?

There is something happening in the world, good or bad, it can affect us in the most positive way as it can be negative. We all are capable of doing things and making a difference for good or bad to others. With the decisions we make and the actions we do, there is always someone […]

Being against immigration is an act of racism?

The immigration problem is all over the world. Since we are now globalized, we can enjoy the perks of having friends all over the world and get in touch with so many people and opportunities to learn a new language, find a job anywhere, do something new every day. We are now citizens of the […]

Not my fault

There are many things that happen around us; some of them are good or bad, but we are all affected by them. We can’t control what is happening around us but we all have a shared responsibility for how we react and what we do after things happen. I mean, whatever happens, we can control […]

Ignorance is bliss

Life just happens. If we are able to see that then our worries seem to fade away. When we try to find meaning and a significance to everything that happens to us, we are doomed to be miserable. When we try to explain every little detail that life has, we lie to ourselves trying to […]

Let yourself go

Life has many things to offer: health, money, power, fame, love, etc., but the most important of all of those things is how we respond to what has been thrust upon us. It is almost impossible not to take everything that happens to us, personal. Buddhism encourages to let go of ourselves to live and […]

Little things

We tend to qualify that big is better, but the more we have the more miserable we feel and the more we expect. There is a saying: “God is in the details” meaning that every little thing we may take for granted is planned to reach perfection. Every element that composes the whole is just […]

Head in the game

“Life is a game”. That is how we define our situation; the present one when we are facing trouble or a problem. The book “Inner game” talks about the emotional game we are in when life gets a little bit more personal. We may be facing real trouble or a state of mind that is […]