I hadn’t been getting up for morning meditation for months.
This year we’ve had a meditation slot in the temple schedule from 7:30am to 8am. Satya and Jnanamati have been holding the space…Blog Guilt and morning meditation 3 Likes I Thinking about the onset of the colder darker months always depresses me a little. I love the spring and summer the light nights and walks in the warmth of the sun.
On a recent Thursday, the non-profit that I run received a call from an older woman who needed help. She said she was living in a house without power or water, which is not that uncommon where we…Blog Reverend Ananda: "Do Good Anyway" 4 Likes Radical acceptance = relaxation Blog Radical acceptance = relaxation 1 Like Not Too Complicated ~ Dharmavidya Continuing the commentary on Summary of Faith and Practice. TEXT: To pursue something more profound or more sophisticated, or to have a theory, or to think that understanding will yield greater enlig… Discussion Not Too Complicated ~ Dharmavidya 6 Likes Three Minds (Part Two) ~ Dharmavidya Part Two: Utterly Sincere Mind 至誠心 shijoshin We can distinguish a broad meaning and a narrow meaning. In the broad sense, we all have some idea what sincerity is. It is to be innocent, straight-forwa… Discussion Three Minds (Part Two) ~ Dharmavidya 2 Likes Temple Last night I visited a Theravada temple. The monks and all of the sangha were very welcoming. It was a nice atmosphere and meditation was simple, it was very natural due to the environment.