Browsing All posts tagged under »suffering«

it’s all good: a seed of buddhahood

January 17, 2010


THE GREAT BELL CHANT by Thich Nhat Hanh Song by Br. Phap Niem May the sound of the bell penetrate deep into the cosmos. Even in the darkest spots living beings are able to hear it clearly. So that all suffering in them cease. Understanding comes to their heart, and they transcend the path of […]

The Art of Happiness ~TNH

December 6, 2009


Please visit Thay’s new archive of dharma talks at The first talk of the Winter Retreat, with the theme, THE ART OF HAPPINESS has been uploaded. This is the first dharma talk of the 2009-2010 Winter Retreat taking place at Plum Village in France. It is the fourth day of this annual 90-day retreat. […]

Paulo Coelho quote

December 6, 2009


“Tell your Heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams.” ~Paulo Coelho excerpt from “The Alchemist”

BuddhaEye: Don’t Take Anything Personally

January 7, 2009


I’ve been casually pulling a card each day from the Don Miguel Ruiz “Four Agreements” deck given to me by a dear friend of a friend upon their visit to the house one day. I finally opened the deck after several months and was nicely surprised by how the Four Agreements are expanded upon through […]