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May.15.2011
  What is Mind? Reasoning and logic are intellectual processes that require types of study to permit the student access to different forms of thinking. This has to do with words: the most mysterious form of communications known. What a word means is not usually the intent with which it is used...
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May.11.2011
I have studied Zen for many years and have come to understand that there is really nothing to understand, especially the concepts of 'mind/no-mind', or 'thing/no-thing'. Once past the intellectual aspects of Zen, it is discovered that it is the most freeing reality you will ever encounter and is...
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May.07.2011
Week 19 I Am Forever Creative My ability to create all that I want to experience in my life is endless. I have complete control over the direction I move towards. At times, when things are not precisely what I want them to be, I redefine my desires until I have what I want. In this manner, I know...
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May.01.2011
  Week 18 I Mean Business Everything I do is for the express purpose of being successful in all of my endeavors. Based on my own needs and desires, all that I do is aimed at excellence of expression and execution. I refuse to waste my precious time and resources by diverting my attention...
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Apr.30.2011
 I am giving autographed review copies of my latest book, Practicing Self-Revealization Acceptance – 52 Weekly Ascensions to Empower Your Life to the first twenty people who request a copy. To qualify for this, you must pay shipping of $3.00 USD or $8.00 USD for foreign post and be willing to write...
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Apr.28.2011
  “Denigrate the enemy constantly and with great spirit. Do not acknowledge the possibility that the enemy is stronger than you are. Do not accept the possibility that the enemy is smarter than you are in any way whatsoever. If you are aware of the Way of the warrior, you are aware of the...
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Apr.24.2011
  Week 17 IT Is Whole and Complete I understand and accept my relationship with the entire order of the cosmos and come to acknowledge with increased awareness the ability to create my own world. I take it upon myself to learn more about the manner in which I must conduct my thinking to bring...
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Apr.21.2011
We live in times that are essentially the same as any other with the exception of the shrinking globe and immediate communications—the internet. Other than that, there is hardly anything different within any society. It is, therefore, essential that we come to understand each other and to...
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Apr.16.2011
  Week 16 I Have Intensity of Desire I accept all of my good bounty as I see my work delivered in perfect completion according to my desires. By permitting my ideas to unfold once I set them in motion, I will have already prepared myself emotionally, intellectually, and spiritually for the...
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Apr.10.2011
  Week 15 I Prevail Never before have I been as focused and ready to accept the deliverance of my desires as I am now. In all forms of productive abundance and bounty, I envision all of my endeavors and accomplishments becoming fruitful. I see my future with an undistorted view, readily extending...
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Apr.07.2011
A follower of mine in Australia recently emailed me with nice comments about my interpretation of Musashi's Book of Five Rings. He even wrote a review of the book at Amazon. Below is what he posted. “I have enjoyed reading the reviews of Kaufman's interpretation. They have been insightful and in...
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Apr.03.2011
  Week 14 I Heed My Inner Voice   I listen attentively to my inner voice that comes to me whenever I have a question about anything that needs my full attention. This is my intuition, and I permit it to guide me to the right place at the right time. Without fail, it is always correct, and I am...
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Mar.31.2011
  NEW YORK, NY, March 31 – The officers and board of directors of the International Okinawa Seishinryoku Karate Do Kobudo Jutsu Assn. in Athens, Greece have expressed their deep appreciation to Hanshi Kaufman for his support and dedication to the ideal of the martial arts for over five decades of...
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Mar.26.2011
  Week 13 I Grow Richer Day by Day My life becomes filled with wonderful new ideas about wealth and money every day. I treat myself with great respect and do not hold anything back from my pleasure, while at the same time keeping control of my finances so I don’t enter into debt. I allocate...
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Mar.24.2011
  Multidimensional Badinage and the Attendant Foie Gras Nice way to put it, don't you think? As I travel throughout the universe, hidden and otherwise via the internet and check out the various and sundry sites that represent everything imaginable from “authentic” training to empower you to act and...
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