Of the world’s religions, many use prayer beads for prayer and/or meditation. Muslim prayer beads have 99 beads to correspond to the 99 days of Allah. Catholicism uses the rosary in order to keep track of in which order the prayers are said. Hinduism and Buddhism use the Japa Mala, aka the mala to keep track of the repetitions in meditation. There are also nondenominational prayer beads.
Well, of course, we all want freedom. When Michael Shermer debated Greg Koukl on the Hugh Hewitt show, he stated that, although he remains steadfastly skeptical of anything supernatural, he supports any religion or philosophy that increases human freedom.
4) Express Appreciation and Gratitude – Find and express genuine appreciation and gratitude for things exactly as they are. If you are struggling with this, ask the Angels to help you to find the love that is present in whatever difficulty you are facing. Have patience with this and let go of any expectation of how this love may be revealed to you.
There are two legends about how the first cup of tea came about. One originating in China is about an Emperor who, while sat under a tea bush, was boiling some water and didn’t notice the leaves fall in. When the water was ready he drank the brew and so tea was born. Another legend hailing from India speaks of a prince who after discovered mindfulness baltimore travels to China and chewed on tea leaves to keep himself awake. In one version of the story he is so upset when he falls asleep that when he wakes he cuts off his eyelashes and throws them in the ground where the first Camellia Sinensis plant then grows.
For the older gentleman looking for a much younger wife, one must be very careful. No matter what country you are looking in, the younger lady willing to marry a much older man may have other than honorable plans on her mind. Money and the need of a better place to live may be what she is after.
There is a trick to both living, and letting go at the same time. Being completely at ease, yet taking care of the responsibilities of a human being is actually the only way that human beings can coexist without conflict. And this way of life is the way of letting go of learning to live in freedom.
Above all, listen to your gut feeling. If something looks off, pay close attention. And yes if you are not careful and do not use good common sense, you will be taken for a ride. But if you take your time and really get to know her, you will find the best person ever to share the rest of your life with. I Did!