Yearly archive for 2011

Dear Angels and Guides

Dear Angels and Guides:

Thank you for surrounding me each day with your unconditional love. Thank you for making sure I have everything I ever truly need.

All my love-
Holly Richelle

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Wanna see the coolest thing??

Retire your televisions, people! 😉

Soul TV is here! You can now have a continuously updated selection of yoga and meditation classes, inspirational spiritual talks, and general goodness from the amazing folks at the Soul Center.

This is such an unbelievable blessing that they have put this together. But yet… coming from them, I can totally believe it. Check it out and see what all the fuss is about.

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Daily reminder

“Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.”

~Nelson Mandela

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Inspiration from Thich Nhat Hanh

The English audio is a little difficult to hear, but the message is well worth the effort. This is a video of Thich Nhat Hanh speaking about meditation and the spiritual path on November 13, 2011. So powerful.

Enjoy!

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Daily reminder

“Watch your thoughts; they become words.
Watch your words; they become actions.
Watch your actions; they become habits.
Watch your habits; they become character.
Watch your character; for it becomes your destiny.”

~The Upanishads

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Weekly wisdom from Doreen Virtue

I absolutely love that she does this! Here’s some insight from Doreen Virtue and the fairies about setting your intentions for the week. If you have never used her oracle cards before, check them out. I use mine often (I have the Goddesses and the Archangels), and they are always a source of inspiration and clarity. Have a magical week!

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Daily reminder

“When you don’t go within, you go without.”

~Yogi Bhajan

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Yoga this week!

I’ll be teaching twice this week- on Wednesday 11/16 at noon and Saturday 11/19 at 2:30pm. Please click on either date for additional details. I would love to see you there!

Peaceॐ

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Daily reminder

“It’s not what you do that’s so important, it’s how much love you put into the doing.”

~Mother Teresa

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Happiness is…

You are here in this lifetime because there was a need on Earth for you. Exactly you. Just as you are and who you are. The universe called you forth because there was a part that only you could play. That’s how important your life is.

As a 5th grader, I played Patty in my school’s production of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.” She’s not one of the more well-known Peanuts. And she’s not Peppermint Patty. She’s just Patty. In the big final song, Patty has one solo line to sing… “Happiness is playing the drum in your own school band.” Trust me when I tell you that I stepped into the spotlight and belted it with all my little heart.

This life is your moment in the sun, and the song you sing is you. If you really feel like belting it so that it resonates in every corner, be the fullest and most authentic expression of you that you can possibly be.

I mentioned before that Ahimsa (the Yama that I’m focusing on currently) is commonly interpreted as ‘non-violence.’ Sooo… I don’t yell at anyone or punch them in the face and I’m cool, right? Done and done.

Not so fast there, tiger…

Donna Farhi expands on the definition (very usefully, I think) by saying that Ahimsa is refraining from any act that would inhibit a being from growing to its fullest potential. Ground floor of that establishment, for me, is letting go of judgment. Judgment is not my business. It’s The Judge’s business. And guess what? The Judge loves all and forgives all, so it really must be none of my business to find someone guilty for being who they are.

I tend to have some unconventional ideas from time to time- not so much ‘mainstream.’ One of the most important lessons I’ve picked up along the way is that I don’t need everyone to agree with me. I don’t need to convert everyone to my way of thinking. I simply need to respect others’ right to be themselves and pray that they return the favor.

Sounds great, right? Easy enough… I’ll do that. But wait!! I kinda sorta left something out. Something that I find to be the most challenging part of the whole exercise. Unconditional acceptance has to begin within. You have to grow the seed before you can give away the tomatoes.

Unconditional acceptance is so critical to me as I evolve that I practice sending it to each of my trillions of cells. I meditate and pray to find guidance to my fullest potential and to master the Divine art of acceptance. To know my Self so that I may realize my purpose.

Letting go of the limitations and restrictions of my ‘reality,’ I’ve come to see the big picture- ie, we are all cells in the body of Source. Source sends unconditional acceptance to each of us. How crucial is it that the nerve cells in your body don’t wake up tomorrow and feel pressure to become bone cells? How important is it that the skin cells don’t decide they’re threatened by the muscle cells and need to eradicate them? Thank goodness they don’t. They each have their part to play and they play it.

That is just how important your life is.

Om Shanti.

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