(Saturday Night Live, November 2015) Surviving family: Adele's Thanksgiving Miracle ("Hello")
|"Generosity brings happiness at every stage of its expression. We experience joy in forming the intention to be generous. We experience joy in the actual act of giving something. And we experience joy in remembering the fact that we have given." - Gautama Buddha|
|As video above shows, it's all about gratitude.|
|The Buddha in Himalayas|
|The Buddha, Bimaran casket|
|See how much I love you, mom and dad! (RSK)|
|Be content. Buy Nothing Day|
The Lessons of Gratitude
Ven. Thanissaro (ATI)
|Put me down, dad! I can raise myself! (GWR)|
- You've actually benefitted from another person's actions.
- You trust the motives behind those actions.
- You sense that the other person had to go out of his or her way to provide that benefit. More