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The greatest gift we can give our world is our presence, awake and attentive. What can help us do that? Here, drawn from ancient religions and wisdom traditions, are a handful of practices Joanna Macy has learned to count on.
If you’re really paying attention, it’s hard to escape a sense of outrage, fear, despair. Author, deep-ecologist, and Buddhist scholar Joanna Macy says: Don’t even try.
Philosopher Joanna Macy on how Rilke can help us befriend our mortality and be more alive:
“Death is our friend precisely because it brings us into absolute and passionate presence with all that is here, that is natural, that is love.”
Joanna Macy discusses the work of poet Rainer Maria Rilke at a retreat at the Garrison Institute.
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