Tag Archives: Perspective

Dr Shyam K Bhat MD is a
Psychiatrist and Integrative
Medicine specialist.

He is board certified in
Psychiatry, Internal
Medicine, and
Psychosomatic Medicine,
with additional certification
in clinical hypnosis


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The Driver

“I was driving my car when it hit a deep pothole,” the lady said. “Somehow I managed to drive it out of the pit, but then I had to get the car repaired.

The next day I was driving on another road, and I hit a pothole again, and once again, I had to get the car repaired.

And just when I was coming to see you, my car hit another pothole. I think the car is cursed. It’s a horrible car, and deserves to go to the junkyard.”

“It’s possible that you have had these mishaps because your car is faulty,” he replied. “But have you considered that you may not know how to drive?”

Brief Encounters with the Zen Master #1

Man: “My life sucks.”

Zen Master: “Your life is your creation.”

Man:”So you mean my life sucks because of what I did?”

Zen Master:”‘My life sucks’ is your perspective.”

Man: “You mean my life is awesome?”

Zen Master: “You could have that perspective if you chose.”

Man: “But you said that my life is my creation. Which is it – perception or creation?”

Zen Master: “What is the difference?