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Kundun

May 30, 2009

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Some quotes from the film, KUNDUN, the story of His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, his birth, his early years, China’s invasion, and his escape to India. First, one understands that he causes much of his own suffering needlessly. Second, he looks for the reasons for this in his own life. To look is to […]

The “Fifth” Noble Truth

May 24, 2009

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“The fifth truth, the truth of Bringing the Teachings Home…” ~Hilda G. Baldoquin Cuban-born Soto Zen priest Editor of “Dharma, Color & Culture: New Voices in Western Buddhism” (2004) ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Buddhadharma Comes Full Circle “Siddharta Gautama, who became Shakyamuni Buddha, was a person […]

Dove Messages

April 19, 2009

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Visited Dove today at the Controversial Bookstore, North Park. Chatted a little bit…catching up on latest projects. – – – – – – – – – – – – THE FOUR GREAT TRUTHS DVD LAUNCH! A teaching by Michael Dove directed by Mark Newsome DVD Screening & Celebration MAY 3rd, 2009 3pm-6pm Controversial Bookstore *** […]

A Joy to Meet (San Cristobal)

April 9, 2009

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Journeying up the mountain where my Ego has a chance to hear itself and my ideas of rights and wrongs show themselves more quickly… Journeying up the  mountain of my own nature seeing myself in relation to another …What is all this silence inside of me? …And what about all these moments of affinity and […]

Never say you can’t…

February 24, 2009

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“Never say you can’t do, because that is not the real you speaking…” ~Tsem Tulku Rinpoche This quote also reminds me of the calligraphy from Thay… and the energy and gift of Fearlessness.  The Awakened Nature within us, the aspect of pure compasssion and original wisdom shines forth, unstained and indestructible.  That is the real […]

Praktis ~ Walking Meditation

February 23, 2009

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World Beat Sangha Gathering today 🙂 and always a treat to hear how others praktis. Today, a sharing by Peter on walking meditation which helps to bring deeper connection and appreciation for walking on Mother Earth.  Next time you are out, walking and simply enjoying the act of walking…and we don’t even have to call […]

Praktis ~ Breathing, Being Present

February 9, 2009

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Guided Meditation Offering to the World Beat Sangha tonight. I hope the sharing was all good and that it did not cause discomfort or confusion. I felt inspired to share a bit about my understandings of sitting praktis and the realizations, insights and “right view” that I’ve had the fortune to hear and learn and […]