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Transforming Adversity into Joy & Courage

January 31, 2010


I like the title of this book!  Add to the list 🙂 TRANSFORMING ADVERSITY INTO JOY AND COURAGE: An Explanation of the Thirty-seven Practices of Bodhisattvas by Geshe Jampa Tegchok, edited by Thubten Chodron A practical and inspiring guide for developing our ability to be happy and benefit others, this commentary on The Thirty-seven Practices […]

The Mother of Learning

January 23, 2010


Had a memory of watching Granito de Arena about the public teachers’ strikes and resistance to globalization in Mexico.  Remembering this one moment when a local technical university was being shut down/endangered and one of the students who attended this school spoke so clearly about how this place was like a Mother to the kids […]

Inspiration: 32nd Sun

May 2, 2009


Gate, gate, paragate, parasamgate bodhi svaha! It doesn’t matter how slowly you go, so long as you don’t stop. (~Confucius)

Breathing in, I distract myself…

February 10, 2009


Rainy day here… Getting some work done… Also, distractin’ myself, too. Some thoughts that are zooming by and catching me: 1) Initiate process for Metta inking with Dream Jungle Studio and Aleks. 2) Scheduled my taxes and a trip up north plus, a visit to Kali Mandir temple! 3) Santi ~ Shanti… 4) Going to […]