You must have beginner’s mind, breathes the modern day yogini, face serene, eyes soft. Quiet chanting wafts through the speakers to mingle with the faded scent of incense, creating an ambience of wisdom.

Beginner’s mind, you think, yes…

But thinking is not the same as doing.

Which is not to say the things you tell yourself don’t have an influence on your reality, but if you tell yourself something which you don’t actually understand, your consciousness has nothing to shift toward. read more…