The earth is sacred

 

Many of us walk for the sole purpose of getting from one place to another. Now suppose we are walking to a sacred place. We would walk quietly and take each gentle step with reverence. I propose that we walk this way every time we walk on the earth. The earth is sacred and we touch her with each step. We should be very respectful, because we are walking on our mother. If we walk like that, then every step will be grounding, every step will be nourishing.

We can train ourselves to walk with reverence. Wherever we walk, whether it’s the railway station or the supermarket, we are walking on the earth and so we are in a holy sanctuary. If we remember to walk like that, we can be nourished and find solidity with each step.

~Thich Nhat Hanh

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Comments

  1. Michael Cammock

    September 22, 2014

    All People need to believe this, that is why I encourage you, Jendhamuni.

  2. Michael Cammock

    September 22, 2014

    All People need to believe this, that is why I encourage you, Jendhamuni.

  3. john bridge

    September 22, 2014

    You are a Beutiful woman who is full of peace and beauty!

  4. john bridge

    September 22, 2014

    You are a Beutiful woman who is full of peace and beauty!

  5. Carlos Bation

    September 22, 2014

    Hi jeanh ..truely your charming smile give me to anorher day of dreaming..have a wonderful night and sweet dreams keep smiling always god bless

  6. Carlos Bation

    September 22, 2014

    Hi jeanh ..truely your charming smile give me to anorher day of dreaming..have a wonderful night and sweet dreams keep smiling always god bless

  7. Ted Post

    September 22, 2014

    Very nice

  8. Ted Post

    September 22, 2014

    Very nice

  9. Rajes HBK

    September 22, 2014

    Good morning

  10. Rajes HBK

    September 22, 2014

    Good morning

  11. ghiasuddin ahmed

    September 22, 2014

    ''And walk not in the earth exultant. Lo! thou canst not rend the earth, nor canst thou stretch to the height of the hills.'' XVII_Children of Israel (AL Asra) verse 37''

  12. ghiasuddin ahmed

    September 22, 2014

    ''And walk not in the earth exultant. Lo! thou canst not rend the earth, nor canst thou stretch to the height of the hills.'' XVII_Children of Israel (AL Asra) verse 37''

  13. pani pali

    September 22, 2014

    :::::super:::;;;;super::::;;;;;;*::::;;;;

  14. pani pali

    September 22, 2014

    :::::super:::;;;;super::::;;;;;;*::::;;;;

  15. pani pali

    September 22, 2014

    God morning Jen

  16. pani pali

    September 22, 2014

    God morning Jen

  17. md emran

    September 22, 2014

    very nice

  18. md emran

    September 22, 2014

    very nice

  19. GEETHA R

    September 23, 2014

    Good Morning My Friend.

  20. sonu 007

    September 23, 2014

    wow ur looking so beautiful

  21. Ajay Agnihotri

    September 23, 2014

    Very kind words Jendhamuni. .good night and have a peaceful sleep with sweet dreams.

  22. N Sekar

    September 23, 2014

    Your post is true but hard on ears to practice it

  23. Raj Thorat

    September 23, 2014

    Osm………nc clk

  24. Mayur Shah

    September 23, 2014

    LOOKING VERY NICE!!! VERY GOOD THOUGHT

  25. mark Binkley

    September 23, 2014

    Good picture as usual thank you

  26. tom gomez

    September 23, 2014

    Nice photo 🙂 ) )

  27. Jayesh Thakkar

    September 23, 2014

    Your smile a day keeps the weariness away. Good night Jendhamuni sos.

  28. Mujeeb Shah

    September 23, 2014

    You smile like flowers,my friend Jendhamuni Sos 🌷

  29. Alicia Calimlim

    September 23, 2014

    Ur such a wonderful sister with a beautiful smile…Miss u sister jen

  30. Ray Kohli

    September 23, 2014

    So true thanks

  31. jai kannan k

    September 23, 2014

    Where are you madam..?? Can't see you at all.. only roses??!!!!<3

  32. jai kannan k

    September 23, 2014

    " that" t shirt photo… plzzz

  33. Danny Gregorio

    September 23, 2014

    Hi friend..looking cute n beautiful!!…

  34. Melissa Al-Rousan

    September 23, 2014

    GREAT POST!!,.,U ARE SO RIGHT!! THANK YOU!!

  35. Leonard Lee

    September 23, 2014

    Like the hat and the view.

  36. MADY SACH

    September 23, 2014

    Keep on smiling, dear friend

  37. Robert L Melvin

    September 23, 2014

    I pray peace and special rewards finds you.

  38. Christine Summers

    September 24, 2014

    Amen Thank you Jesus Christ for all that you do.

  39. Allen Richardson

    September 24, 2014

    Wow, Your are so Beautiful !!! Have a great day and keep on smileing.

  40. hafsa bilal

    September 27, 2014

    Nice picture and hat

  41. Ahmet Mircan

    September 30, 2014

    💝💝💝💝💝😘😘😘😘😘💝💝💝💝💝💝


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