When a man spends time with himself, he comes to know and appreciate himself more. When meeting a new acquaintance, we often undervalue them because we know so little about them, once we sit one-to-one with that person, and we get to know them a little better, their true value and virtue is revealed to us, and they might even become so dear to us that we may call them friends, thus this also happens to ourselves, the less time we spend alone with our own self and our own thoughts, the less we value ourselves, and by spending time alone we get to know ourselves better and to see and judge our own virtues and sins to our own standards, thus we become more dear to ourselves and our own inner-self becomes our friend.
The last rays of the sun's radiant light shun over the dim horizon, mixing with the thick fog of the countryside to create a strange and almost supernatural red haze. I sat in my shelter on the hilltop, my entire day was spent in silent reflection, in deep and mindful meditation in which great visions … Continue reading Candlelight | A Mindful Meditation
The tall evergreen forest rose around me engulfing me in her shade. The ancient pines which stood around me were so massive, that at least two people could hide their whole body behind them. This cyclopean forest grew on a steep and rocky mountainside, in the high Carpathia, covering the mighty gray stone cliffs of … Continue reading Sitting by The Stream
I made a cup of black tea today, or should I say that I allowed the cup to be made? The sun only glimmering its first rays from behind of the horizon l, illuminating what little it could of the log cabin rooms. I got up from my bed, and made my way to the … Continue reading Black Tea
Today I had meditated, I laid down upon my bed, placed a pillow under my knees so that they felt more relaxed, closed my eyes- breath once shallow, deepened. Breath once chaotic and nervous, now periodic and calm. Muscles- tense from a hard day, now softened, relaxed. Heart which closed to protect itself from toxicity … Continue reading The Wolf and The Panther