The way to truly love starts with truly loving ourselves, our parents and our community. According to the nuns, there is no difference between this kind of love and what we call long lasting romantic love. Whenever you are practicing loving yourself, you are becoming a better partner or a better partner to be.
5 surprising lessons I learned from Buddhist nuns about dating and relationships
Jessica Semaan

  • It may be hard to do, loving one’s self. It may take years to love every bit of ourselves – good and bad. But we must learn how to do so, so that we will be ready, and able to fully give back the love we have that will eventually overflow from us.