Share this with your favorite Child.
A cartoon of the path we must travel if we are to love this life.
Man-child, Woman-child, or Child…there’s a lot to learn, a lot of helpful reminders in these simple illustrations.
As Trungpa Rimpoche said, Om Grow Up Svaha is the most profound mantra of them all.
Sure: we can always be children inside–playful, present.
But life isn’t just about us. Life is about something bigger and more beautiful than that. Life is about service. And it’s on that path, or climb, that we’ll find lasting joy.
The Maturity Climb: (doubleclick to make image huge)
hot on elephant
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