Many of you may be aware of the world financial situation that is the big topic in all the news headlines. In such times a sense of fear may arise that can effect us bodily, emotionally and spiritually. Many traditions reveal a way of viewing the world and all that it encompasses, including wealth and finance, as a part of a greater cycle that renews time and time again. We may be reminded of our connection to something greater, that allows a sense of peace and an inner strength in all times of change. The opportunity is there for us to be grateful for all the earth has to offer and the constant gifts we receive each day. Even simple pleasures can give us a sense of joy or have great meaning and a deep breath can be just the thing, to bring our bodies and minds back into the present moment.
Here at the Crystal Castle we offer a place of tranquillity that allows an opportunity to relax, let go and be soothed by the beauty of nature, these can be treasured moments that can be called upon again and again in times of stress or anxiety.
Thich Nhat Hanh : Life can be found only in the present moment. The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and if we do not go back to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with life.