Browsing All posts tagged under »dharma work«

Gratitude Praktis 2010

January 19, 2010


GRATITUDE PRAKTIS Intention:  to write about (at least once a week, or more hopefully)  10 things I am grateful for, messages, inspirations, reflections, insights—inner and outer gifts I have received from the Friendly Universe! Gratitude Praktis January 18, 2010 1)  Watching Avatar with dear friends today!  Protect and Honor the great Mother in all her […]

Offer ~ Dharma Work

September 19, 2009


Dharma work as dharma praktis. Working mindfully, working joyfully for the sake of all beings… Meeting the teachings of H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche online and having the fortune to visit Kechara House this summer, I got the chance to catch  a glimpse of  “dharma at work” through the many means of  service that Kechara House […]

Thay: A True Sangha & Obama

June 12, 2009


The Beloved Community, an online dharma talk by Venerable Thich Nhat Hanh.  Thay talks about Martin Luther King’s idea of the Beloved Community ~ The Sangha and how we as the sangha can offer our support to President Obama.   Check it out here. “Buddhism is made up of non-Buddhist elements.” “When Barack Obama manifested, I […]

Seeds: (D)Talks

April 4, 2009


In Tension and Intentions The Things That Grow Us (inspired title by Auspicious Path) spiraling fire-works sanctified field sacred flow …to the other shore, to san francisco! …may your journey to take your One seat be blessed, protected, guided Kalyanamitra… …i rejoice with you in this period of springtime emerge(n)sees

Dharma Teachers of Color

March 30, 2009


The Dharma is for all of us. Yet, at times, there is a perception that the Dharma in the West, seems to belong, exist, or circulate for the benefit of particular communities — that sense of separation originating perhaps from the ways that location, race/culture or economics influences our lives mentally and materially. I am […]

On Dharma Work

March 14, 2009


On graduating to the next level, the inner level, in creating the conditions for a retreat center to manifest for the Kechara House community in Malaysia. “No black face, no fierce eyes,” says Tsem Tulku Rinpoche. “You transform first!” A fierce, clear and direct teaching! The Dharma is Deep & Lovely! Rejoice! south+east+asia+malaysia+loco lama aspirations […]

Praktis ~ Tian Gong

February 16, 2009


For 4.5 billion years of Earth history, epochs of civilizations have risen and fallen. Only Qi Gong and various spiritual practices have persisted through these eons of upheaval to pass on the torch of human existence. Every single tree and every blade of grass on our planet has a mission. Each person is born into this […]

Praktis ~ Breathing, Being Present

February 9, 2009


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 […]

My astrologie – solar eclipse this Sunday

January 21, 2009


May clarity and inspiration support this unfolding and revelation… May helpful friends and universal support guide me, easily through this eclipsing of my old self with my NU self… Breathing in, boundaries expanding… Breathing out, embracing, receiving.. ASTROLOGIE FROM WORDSFORTHEPEOPLE.COM Taurus – Forget about what got you to where you are in your career right […]

FlippyKnows: Inspiration

January 20, 2009

0 Inspired space in the Philippines sharing new media technologies with folks in a community-grassroots-justUS environment! WOW! How inspiring! It makes me think of 826 literacy programs and Visual Communications in LA, Writerz Block here in Southeast SD, Cuachambiente film screenings — from that new media point of view. They host blogging workshops, digital photography, […]