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Shanti 42m
Geshe Dadul Namgyal gave his Dharma tallk on Atisha's "The Best". While studying Atisha's life, I found this quote. It resonates strongly with my belief in material minimalism & accurately communicates my internal reaction during past instances of over-induldgence.
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Soka Gakkai International (Official) 16h
"Even what may seem at first sight to be an intensely negative situation...can serve as an opportunity for the creation of positive value."
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The Buddha Spot Nov 5
“When another person makes you suffer, it is because he suffers deeply within himself, and his suffering is spilling over. He does not need punishment; he needs help.” Thich Nhat Hanh
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MeditateInOlympia Nov 10
We should not be in a hurry to see results but instead practice patiently and sincerely. Expecting quick results is itself based on self-cherishing and is a recipe for disappointment. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
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MeditateInOlympia 2h
It is said to be easier for human beings to attain enlightenment than it is for beings such as animals to attain a precious human rebirth. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
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SF City Meditation Nov 10
Thought for Sunday: Much like a cat, the (unattended) human mind will naturally seek out dark, hidden places, and then dwell in them.
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Jianfa Ben Tsai Nov 9
Humans will seek benefits for self. Some became Buddhist for self benefit of 脱离六道轮回。
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Yujiro Seki Nov 7
Jealousy makes us frail. Need not worry nor envy anything or anyone, you are here to do you and that is a gift to us all.” ― John Maiorana (oohGiovanni)
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Britt🗝 Nov 10
“If you want to fly, give up everything that weighs you down”- Buddha
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Nga Pham Nov 8
Thich Tri Quang, a prominent Buddhist monk who played the leading role in the Buddhist crisis that led to the military coup in South in 1963, has passed away today. He was 95. Here he is on the cover of Time magazine in 1966.
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Razeel Nizar 13h
😮Does Rathana deserve to being a Monk?? 🤔
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Yujiro Seki Nov 8
“If your mouth is open, you're not learning.” ― Buddhist Proverb
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Yujiro Seki 7h
“Expectation is the only seed of disappointment.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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Tee 4h
My GFR group this evening was inspirational and lovely
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No Context Buddha Nov 10
More from the Enfers et Fantômes d’Asie exhibition at the Do you know what this is?
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KindnessCode Nov 10
Realisation through knowledge transfer, at times, is painful. Because attachment is still there. Realisation through wisdom is beautiful. Because attachment is not there.
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Zen Heathen 2h
Ultimately, this is what comes down to.
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No Context Buddha 4h
“On the Island of Women, the Kannon of Asakusa changed herself into a wooden dildo and stood in your place, saving you from dying, as you surely would have, with all the other men” (Hiraga 2002 [1763], 511)
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Aro Books Worldwide 30m
We can play with our life experience, rather than feeling like a victim of our circumstances. -
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Sri Lanka Tweet 🇱🇰 1h
Today is IL Full Moon Poya Day🙏 Final day of offering Robes Katina Cheevara Pooja, ending Wassana / VAS Rainy season. ''To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear''– Buddha. 🌙
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