What do the floating lanterns symbolize? The Japanese traditional lantern floating ceremony was established to consecrate prayer to the departed, to the people who have passed away. The flame of the candlelit inside a lantern symbolizes a life, and the prayer consoles the departed and wishes them to go to a better life, a better […]
Happiness is all about perspective and outlook for the future. And during my 40-something years on the planet, I have come across some models of centering, contemplation, recovery and joy that I feel it would be helpful to share. I am not planning a program or any type of revelation, merely an inner dialogue and revelation about some of my greatest comforts and simplest observations and lessons.
“But what are you going to do for money?” // The question asked 3.4 times a second over the next few weeks as our kids get done with their formal education. When I was in college by dad would ask me this repeatedly. My English Lit degree seemed useless to his way of thinking.