So the really difficult part is when you're meditating for this long is you're sitting with awareness and with an equanimous
mind so that you're not leaning into cravings or aversions.
Whereas folks mostly operate in a world of "motivated perception," seeking stimuli that reflects their desires, the mindful take a more open-minded, equanimous
approach to new things.
Even the laksa is unrecognizable-and that's not just a now equanimous
Yet if there is one character who manages a somewhat equanimous
life in all this, it's Nizar, the narrator's gay (or transgender?
During his sermons to the soldiers, Soen taught that a clear and equanimous
mind could thwart any enemy attack; unfortunately, his accounts of the devastation of war prove his teaching false.
In theory, chant is theological, embodying divine simplicity in all its ecclesial richness; in practice, however, chant is anthropological, encapsulating human simplicity in all its equanimous
cultural manifestations and forms.
The previous night, I had heard that my usually stoic and equanimous
mother had decided to separate from my beloved but apparently cheating father because she could no longer stand his disrespect and lack of consideration towards her.
Attempting to introduce such an outstanding and visible figure as Robert Darnton--current director of the Harvard University Library, long-time professor in the History Department at Princeton University, a great connoisseur of Diderot's Encyclopedie Archives and of the prolongations of its history in the National Archives of France, and, finally, an informed and equanimous
polemicist who has long written in the New York Review of Books--to an audience of historians or a cultivated academic public is a pointless endeavor.
With 12 months of the year, the 12 days of Christmas 12 signs of the zodiac, and 12 apostles, 13 perhaps suffers for being the odd number to follow the more equanimous
That is because the concept formulated presupposes the existence of equanimous
human development, without clarifying how long the resources are to be sustained and even what form of consumption it refers to.
I am inclined to believe that he was more strident at the beginning of his ministry, but became more circumspect and equanimous
towards the end.
All these appear to tell a different story about the detached equanimous