Posted: January 15, 2013 Filed under: 365 Meditation Challenge, Air, Critters, Daily Walk, Digital Art, Earth, endings, Fire, home, Letting Go, Mindfulness, nature, Photography, pond, Quotes, Spirit, Walking, water, weather, winter | Tags: Animal Speak, Bird, clouds, MaidinSun Photography, Marcus Aurelius, nature, Northern Cardinal, Outdoors, Pema Chödrön, Photography, pond, quotes, Ted Andrews, trees, water, weather, winter
It’s said that when we die, the four elements — earth, air, fire and water — dissolve one by one, each into the other, and finally just dissolve into space. But while we’re living, we share the energy that makes everything, from a blade of grass to an elephant, grow and live and then inevitably wear out and die. This energy, this life force, creates the whole world.
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