Can Love hurt?

Can Love Really Hurt?

From pop songs to our own parents, we have all heard it before: “Love hurts”. In our close relationships with others there seems to exist both an incredible potential for joy and happiness, as well as the potential for incredible pain. When our loved one disappoints us, pushes our buttons, or when or relationship falls apart altogether, we often feel unhappy.  From a Buddhist point of view, however, this idea that love brings with it a potential for pain couldn’t be further from the truth. Read more

Forgiveness infographic

Forgiveness: An Infographic

Hey guys!  This infographic summarizes what we’ve been discussing in our recent meditation classes in Aiken, Asheville, Charleston, and Columbia with regards to forgiveness.  The class in Columbia is now over, but there’s still time to catch the last class in the other locations.  Click on the image to enlarge it. Continue reading…