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Posts Tagged "Buddha"

Present Moment Freedom or Captive of Anxious Thought?

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Blog Posts |

Present Moment Freedom or Captive of Anxious Thought?

Childbirth with its myriad unknowns, and expectation of pain, can create fear and anxiety, adding another obstacle to the existing challenges of labor. For those women who are already prone to allowing fearful, anxious, or awfulizing thoughts to hold sway, anticipation of labor and birth can be even more challenging. Giving in to negative or fearful thinking often, causes it to become a habit, and an automatic default response, due to deeply entrenched neuronal pathways that have formed in the...

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Hail to the Jewel in the Lotus

Posted by on Sep 27, 2014 in Blog Posts |

Hail to the Jewel in the Lotus

I had the oddest dream lastnight. In my dream, I stood before an Enlightened Master, and I asked, “ What is the best way to serve my birth clients?” I heard a voice above me say: “Hail to the jewel in the lotus!” The Enlightened Master then said to me, “ Do what you always do, hold up a mirror and show them the Buddha within.” I pondered this dream all day, and this is the wisdom I believe it imparts: Your doula, your childbirth educator, your midwife, or your obstetrician, are merely fingers...

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