The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah continues today.
Each time a man looks into your eyes,
he is only searching to find himself;
for he knows already, that he is part of you.
~ Jeremy Aldana
Metta Karuna Prayer
Oneness of Life and Light,
Entrusting in your Great Compassion,
May you shed the foolishness in myself,
Transforming me into a conduit of Love.
May I be a medicine for the sick and weary,
Nursing their afflictions until they are cured;
May I become food and drink,
During time of famine,
May I protect the helpless and the poor,
May I be a lamp,
For those who need your Light,
May I be a bed for those who need rest,
and guide all seekers to the Other Shore.
May all find happiness through my actions,
and let no one suffer because of me.
Whether they love or hate me,
Whether they hurt or wrong me,
May they all realize true entrusting,
Through Other Power,
and realize Supreme Nirvana.
Namo Amida Buddha
This Week’s Affirmation:
“I am thankful for my connection to God and the Oneness in us all.”
(For more on Affirmations, go to my Affirmations Page.)