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Love & Forgiveness (Daily Chill)

Love & Forgiveness (Daily Chill)

 

Chillout: A relationship is equal parts love and forgiveness. No one gets it right all the time so without forgiveness you cannot lead a truly loving life.

 

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You can learn more in our book, Be The Change: How Meditation Can Transform You and the World, forewords by the Dalai Lama and Robert Thurman, with contributors Marianne Williamson, Jane Fonda, Ram Dass, Byron Katie and others. Our 3 meditation CD’s: Metta—Loving kindness and Forgiveness; Samadhi–Breath Awareness and Insight; and Yoga Nidra–Inner Conscious Relaxation, are available at: EdandDebShapiro.com

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8:36AM PDT on Apr 28, 2013

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10:11PM PST on Dec 7, 2012

Thank you :)

10:59AM PST on Dec 7, 2012

Thank you for sharing.

9:36AM PDT on Aug 26, 2012

"Forgiving ourselves allows us to create a garden of violets that will perfume our own and other’s lives with the fragrance of love."

------ Annie Bond

7:46AM PDT on Jul 17, 2012

good reminder

3:59PM PDT on Mar 12, 2012

Forgiveness isn't instantaneous. It may be easier to forgive the unknown person who cut you off on the highway, than it is for the family member who beat you, or molested you.

3:08AM PDT on Mar 12, 2012

Thanks so true forgiving is the best thing in building relation ship

10:46AM PDT on Mar 11, 2012

(: THANKS.

11:36PM PST on Mar 10, 2012

Noted

4:11PM PST on Mar 10, 2012

Of course, forgiveness in a relationship is nice, but didn't Jesus tell that murderer on the cross next to him that he was "forgiven"? I think murderers and violent criminals should be locked away from society but they shouldn't be murdered. That's just revengeful, isn't it? All people on death row are poor, many are feeble minded and/or come from disadvantaged homes. Shouldn't we forgive them? Is this "forgiveness" thing just about forgiving certain things and certain people? Who decides who and what we should forgive? Why aren't any billionaire murderers behind bars? Why should we "forgive" Newt Gingrich for stealing 1.6 MIL with insider trading and yet not "forgive" Martha Stewart and put HER behind bars?????

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