🌕 Angela’s Reflections:
Buddhism and its fundamental teachings on freedom and liberation is directly relevant to our modern lives in this way:
💰 Wealth: Being free from the relentless pursuit of material wealth, we enjoy the value of contentment and inner wealth.
💪🏻 Health: Being free from societal pressures surrounding how we look, we focus on genuine well-being.
💞 Relationships: Being free from our self-centredness, we build genuine relationships based on compassion, and wisdom.
🏆 Career Fulfilment & Success: Being free from external measures, we seek fulfilment internally.
Personal Mastery & Growth: Being free from ego shackles, we awaken to genuine enlightenment – the ultimate freedom.
🌱 Journal Reflection Prompts for You:
- 📝 What is freedom to you? What would ultimate freedom be like?
- 📝 In which areas of your life do you feel most confined or shackled? How might the teachings of Buddhism help you attain freedom?
Featured image, an AI-generated artwork, by Angela Ho.