“Once upon a time, a family of happy aliens were flying through space on a long journey. One day, their spaceships got sucked through a giant hole into the Darkest Universe. Here there were no stars and no light so the aliens could not see and they were all very scared. But then their eyes got used to the dark. There was light all along. Everything was very beautiful.”
from The Darkest Universe (2016)
“I believe the main task of the spirit is to free man from his ego.” – Albert Einstein
This is so much easier to do when you’re not plugged into social media. If you think these platforms connect you with others, it may be time to think again. Disconnect from the ego system…
“We practice illusory practice in an illusory way, in order to reach illusory enlightenment and deliver all illusory beings from illusory suffering.”
Khyungpo Naljyor, 12th century Tibetan master
Why are you unhappy?
Because 99.9 percent
Of everything you think,
And of everything you do,
Is for yourself –
And there isn’t one.
– from Ask the Awakened, Wei Wu Wei