20th February – Shambhala

I am reading Shambhala : The Sacred Path of the Warrior by Chogyam Trungpa. In the chapter on Authentic Presence are written the following words. The way of exercising inscrutability is that you don’t spell out the truth. You imply the truth, with wakeful delight in your accomplishment. What is wrong with spelling out theContinue reading “20th February – Shambhala”

16th February – Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior

Some points that resonated after my reading of this book today: 1 – Casualness has become increasingly popular, because people think in terms of efficiency rather than appreciation. 2 – In some religious traditions, sense perceptions are regarded as problematic, because they arouse worldly desires. However, in the Shambhala tradition, which is a secular traditionContinue reading “16th February – Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior”