“In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.” ~ Buddha
What if you found out that a trusted school teacher abused your child? How do you prevent anger from overtaking you and destroying everything beautiful in your life like weeds suffocating the flowers of our gardens? Continue reading
// Photo: My home for 4 months
“Home is where you go when you run out of homes.” ~ John LeCarre
Life has funny way of teaching you and reaching you in the most unexpected ways. Continue reading
“The truth will set you free but first it will piss you off” ~ Gloria Steinem
Its a Wal-Mart Christmas war zone. Grandma is searching for a parking spot while humming Christmas carols to the radio. Continue reading
This is a small clip from a very moving talk by Gen La Dekyong (the general spiritual director of the New Kadampa Tradition). I was fortunate to attend one of these talks when she passed through Canada.
Notice the simple wisdom with which she teaches; she is radiating with peace and wisdom. Buddhist concepts can help everyone, no matter what your turmoil is, it can give you the tools to find clarity and peace.