Why did you hate yourself?. Where did you learnt to hate yourself?. It sounds
as a very extreme negative emotion to have towards oneself. Very glad to hear
that the readings of the Dalai Lama helped you to overcome the hatred for
Thanks for writing
--- On Fri, 13/8/10, Jody W. Ianuzzi <j...@thewhitehats.com> wrote:
From: Jody W. Ianuzzi <j...@thewhitehats.com>
Subject: RE: [Zen] EGO
Date: Friday, 13 August, 2010, 15:50
I used to feel the same way. I actually hated myself. Then I was reading a
book by the Dalai Lama and he said that he found the whole concept of people
hating themselves to be so alien and he couldn't understand it at all.
I started to really think about that and I realized how he was so right. I
was able to break through my own self hate and now I actually LIKE myself.
Of course, when you like yourself you like everyone around you a lot more