Buddhist Prayer of the Day
First Steps of the Day
As I take my first step,
My foot kisses the floor.
With gratitude to the earth,
I walk in liberation.
- Andrew Weiss
Source: From "Beginning Mindfulness" published by New World Library. Copyright (C) 2004 by Andrew Weiss.
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