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Be Grateful For Your Body | Care2 Healthy Living: When it comes to living in a body and really experiencing the

Be Grateful For Your Body | Care2 Healthy Living: When it comes to living in a body and really experiencing the

“It’s also helpful to realize that this very body that we have, that’s sitting right here, right now… with its aches and its pleasure is exactly what we need to be fully human, fully awake, and fully alive.” -Pema Chodron One of my favorite movie scenes comes from the old Wim Wenders’ film “Wings of Desire ” when Peter Falk is speaking to the air, to an angel he senses next to him. He bubbles with gratitude about the joy of living in a body. The deep satisfaction of physical human experience translated into something as small and often unnoticed as warming one’s hands on a cold winter night with a steaming cup of coffee. He lingers over the strong aroma cutting the night air and the warmth of his breath puffing over the cup. He laughs at the feeling of tingling heat coming back into numb fingers. I remember this scene each and every time I catch myself taking this bodily e...

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