We’ve seen in this lesson, that the lives we live in the few years we get on this earth, are deeply affected by a simple pattern…
Thoughts create desires.
Desires create actions.
Actions create habits.
Habits create the very lives we live.
We’ve seen that the prayers of detachment we’ve discussed (fasting, simplicity, solitude), are designed to break up that pattern by addressing the chain at the habits level.
Today’s lesson is about going to the root of the issue — being watchful of the first link in the chain — our thoughts.
Have a listen,