The Buddhist teacher had returned to his native Vietnam to live out the rest of his days.
Through this simple story, we can see how the structure of our consciousness and its perceptual faculties completely define
Consider this ancient koan: 'What was the shape of your face before you were conceived?' These are all watōs. Perhaps! It
Over the last 20 years, Ms. Hoek has held several CEO and board positions and she is currently the CEO of the Dutch Sustainable
The editors of Awake at the Bedside: Contemplative Teachings on Palliative and End-of- Life Care want to make one thing very clear: this book is not about dying, it's about life and what it can teach us, it's about caring and what giving care really means.
A: That's a characteristic of Jesus that speaks to me. When I was practicing Zen Buddhism intensively during my twenties
While overdevelopment of nature may seem beneficial to humans from a short term perspective, eventually there will be long term consequences that will harm humans. Thus, the most important Buddhist value is to respect all living things and not carelessly harm or destroy them.
So, I told him, "Sunim [Korean word used to address a Buddhist monk], I'm busy today." After a series of questions and answers
Rocks have long been venerated in China, Korea, and Japan. A rock might stand out because of its beauty, unusual shape, or resemblance to a mountain. In Japan, distinctive rocks were believed to be inhabited by kami, spiritual forces/beings inherent in nature.
Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh on the power of mindfulness.
The new Star Wars film represents not so much a new hope as an old hope renewed. Or, since it's still the case that so few have actually seen the film, it represents the hope of an old hope renewed.
"Out of nowhere the mind comes forth."
"We mustn't act as if it's all right to cast the LGBT community aside because they're a minority group," says priest at Japan's Shunkoin temple.
Shifting from a focus on the illness to a focus on the person.
Master Shi Yongxin is facing allegations that he fathered children and embezzled temple money.