Powerful G-Forces: Gratitude and Generosity

Gratitude and generosity are interdependent attitudes of mindfulness that engender and strengthen one another. They are powerful G-forces that act in the opposite direction of destructive emotions such as hatred, jealousy, greed, resentment and ill-will. Just as with the other attitudes of mindfulness, they can be cultivated through practice. Gratitude is a feeling of thankfulness … Continue reading Powerful G-Forces: Gratitude and Generosity

Gratitude: Paying Our Debt of Thanks

Gratitude is a feeling of thankfulness for what we have received – acknowledging the good, especially that which comes from or exists outside of us. Its a skill that doesn’t come easily for many of us because survival instincts predispose us to be vigilant to danger and difficulty. Research is growing on the benefits of cultivating gratitude. … Continue reading Gratitude: Paying Our Debt of Thanks