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Jenna Blum: Recycling Love

I couldn’t put love in the garbage. Wasn’t that the worst kind of karma—to put any manifestation of love in a blue plastic box with soda cans and junk mail, to be tossed out in the alley—even if that love no longer existed? Which raised the question: didn’t love, once it had existed, still exist in the universe? Read More

What Love Is

We are loved more then we are aware of.
Love is NOT the opposite of hate. It is the ABSENCE of
hate.

Very True!

Love is the absence of hate that arises by noticing faults in others. When true, it does not increase or decrease when the front person does something good or bad. This is because love is not dependent on how good or bad the person is! It is dependent on your unbiased vision of looking at people and their situations. This is explained nicely in the following book:
http://www.dadabhagwan.org/scientific-solutions/relationship/true-love-i...

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Jennifer Haupt is a writer based in Seattle, Washington. She has written for O, The Oprah Magazine, Readers Digest, and The Christian Science Monitor.

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