10 Ways to Deal With the Non-Simplifying Others in Your Life

“God grant me the serenity to acceptthe things I cannot change;the courage to change the things I can;and the wisdom to know the difference.”~Reinhold Niebuhr, The Serenity Prayer Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on twitter or identica. Probably the most frequently asked questions for those trying to simplify their lives isn’t How Do…

The 7 Huna Principles of Life – 6. MANA

Most religions, philosophies and even sciences define the individual as pretty powerless. It doesn’t matter whether the source of power is defined as God, fate, a philosophical principle, society, the government, the past, your genes, your parents or any other external force of god or evil – power is nearly always somewhere else. At least that’s what is at the back of most peoples mind.
Huna is quite radically on the opposite side of the spectrum – it’s 6th principle Mana defines that ALL power is coming from you. Note here that there are NO limits to this – ALL power to define your existence is within you. Let’s look at the consequences if you accept this to be true.