10th January 2020
Silent meditation retreats - Never miss a chance to shut up by Suryacitta
It is so very easy to live our lives in a haze of activity. The busier we become the more we contract into the mind and our world becomes smaller and smaller. The more we are locked into the mind the less time we seem to have and we tighten ourselves like a coiled spring, trying to fit everything in. At some point, the merest of incidents can set us off into irritability and anger. We are caught in the busy-trap.
We need to be able to step out of the busy-trap, and to