Take a look at yourself. What do you see? Is it the person you think you are? In this present time while the world is healing, let’s take the opportunity to see how we are or how we’ve been doing with our practice in life. Learning with mindful-consciousness is the key to an open mind and heart.Read More
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Before homegrown Siargaonons were entertaining guests on the island, they were firstly farmers and fishermen. Their daily lives were spent growing various plants and vegetables as well as crafting fishponds from organic materials, which they used as their source of food and income. One could say that farming and fishing are innate in a local's hands. Unfortunately, instead of a source of pride, these vital occupations are often looked down upon, deemed as lowly and provincial. However, as the island’s tourism is mandated to take a break, Siargaonons are going back to their roots and digging deeper for survival.Read More
But as reality speaks, not everyone lives in abundance and so others are left with predicament: stay home or go out if starved, seek for a living or make unfavorable actions and live. If all these give others a greater chance to survive from starvation other than staying alive to defeat the virus, they are left with no choice but to make decisions whether righteous or not and continue to be exposed to endanger their lives and others.Read More