The Cherokee Story of Two Wolves

One day, an old Cherokee decided it was time to relay the truth of this duality to his grandson, who was now old enough to understand.  As was customary, he used a short parable to illustrate his point.

“A fight is going on inside me,” he said to the boy. 

“How so grandfather?”

“It is a terrible fight and it is between two wolves. One is evil – he is anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego.”

He continued, “The other is good – he is joy, peace, love, hope, serenity, humility, kindness, benevolence, empathy, generosity, truth, compassion, and faith. The same fight is going on inside you – and inside every other person, too.”

The old Cherokee then stayed silent, observing his grandson.

His grandson thought about it for a while, and then quietly asked his grandfather, “Which wolf wins?”

The old Cherokee simply replied, “The one you feed.”

Expand Your Awareness:
February 6, 2021
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Jaime Tanna

Jaime Tanna is an international teacher and energy therapist specialising in the healing arts. As the visionary founder and director of Energy Therapy, Jaime is an experienced Spiritual Teacher/Mentor, Reiki Master, Yoga Teacher, Sound Healer and Intuitive, and brings a wide array of different skills to the healing table. Coming from a family of pharmacists and doctors, Jaime grew up with a strong allopathic model of the world but quickly saw the limitations of that paradigm. Today, with clients and students throughout the world, Jaime specialises in personal and spiritual development, yoga and meditation, and clearing and rebalancing the human energy field inspiring clients and students to connect to their deepest being to create a life lived on purpose, and with joy!

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