"Focus on the now and you will never have to rush anything. Too many people don’t realize the power of the present time by spending it everywhere but in the present moment.". Sounds perfectly Buddist right ?
Charles Reeves, well known and highly respected Canadian actor best known for
his acting in the movie Matrix has got himself temporarily ordained in Himalayas.
For the requirements of the Little Buddha shoot, in 1993, Keanu Reeves traveled to Nepal. There he discovered a lot of things about spirituality which have enabled him to understand the laws of happiness. Keanu has also discussed certain life principals that he was taught during his stay in the Himalayas 13 years ago has admitted to media, although they were difficult to implement he'd want to visit Himalaya's once more to study them better.
prior to his departure for ordination in tibet, Keanu has called his sister
kim Reeves over and has handed everything to her including the details of his charities so she could continue what he was doing if he ever decided to prolonged his stay in Himalayas.
to his Facebook page, the actor will spend minimum three months in Labrang monastry
in Lamdo. Keanu stint as a monk will be temporary for now, as is common to many
westerners come there to get ordained. Keanu has not yet spoken publicly about
his decision to become a monk, but a facebook note that says he would be doing
philosophy of life has always been in line with Buddhist philosophy. Everything
he said was more or less the teachings of Buddha one way or the other. What is
most important is that how he overcame all the obstacles in life that may have
crippled anyone else fro good.
became world famous for his acting in the Movie Matrix 17 years ago that
resulted movie setting a box offfice record by earing massive 463 Mn Dollars. Although
most of the movies he acted had happy endings, his life wasn't so until a few
years ago when he met a Lama in New
old, Keanu has gone through tragedies that no one is likely to associate with a
movie star of his caliber. Irrespective
of everything he kept struggling through and came out better every day passed
with changes to his lifestyle that inspired everyone around him.
father abandoned his family when he was just 4 years old. He had to go through
such a trauma when he was in school and intimately he left school without any
qualification behind his name.
wife Jennifer Syme was pregnant but their child died without seeing light of
this world. Both were devastated and that ultimately lead to their breakup. To
make things worst Jennifer died 18 months later form a car accident.
everything he kept pushing further and further starring in many blockbusters
that made him one of the wealthiest in Hollywood.
Only difference was that he would not act a wealthy man in real life. He looked
at his wealth differently. He is believed to be the man donating most to the
charities among Hollywood actors. Reeves has
given $80 mn of his $114 mn earnings to the supprting staff of the film Matrix
alone. This is in addition to a 20,000 dollar bonus he gave to a movie set
staff who was struggling to make a living at the time.
said to the "Hello" Magazine, “Money is the last thing I think about.
I could live on what I have already made for the next few centuries.”. The
least you expect form a Hollywood movie star, politician
or a famous businessmen.
he rides the subway knowing he's worth more than 100mn easily.
he was posting various messages on his social media pages that looks more Buddhist
teachings than anything else. For instance he recently posted, "I have learned to meditate and I feel free from every attachment"
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