Not Just a Trip – It’s a Life Changer

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I was standing in front of the bedroom mirror at the guest house in Bodhgaya–the place in northern India where the Buddha attained enlightenment–watching the thoughts go through my mind: What am I doing? Why have I let myself get so out of shape? Is my life a reflection of what is important to me? Who am I? When I made the decision to go to India to study with my teacher, Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, I didn’t realize the impact it would have. I thought I would go to the monastery, meditate, spend time with my friends, and enjoy a first-time adventure in India. Little did I know how much this trip would transform me. The places we travel to…

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