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January 22, 2014
by Maura Gaughan

In “The Mirror,” writer and runner Ed Brickell writes, “It’s not like I’ve never finished a sesshin before...

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In “The Mirror,”...

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December 31, 2013
by Kestrel Slocombe

This excerpt is from CNN’s “Five moments that changed...

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This excerpt is from CNN’s...

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December 13, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“The truly religious life liberates a finite, relative being to become a “rare and excellent person” naturally and spontaneously. As imperfect humans, we are bound by our karmic...

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“The truly religious life liberates a finite, relative being to become a “rare and...

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December 5, 2013
by Kestrel Slocombe
In Buddhist practice (as in much of life), it’s easy to get caught up in comparing our insides to everyone else’s outsides. ... read more »
In Buddhist practice (as in much of life), it’s easy to get caught up in comparing our... read more »
November 25, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the Power of the Focused Mind by B. Alan Wallace. In this book, Wallace explores a systematic...

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This week's morsel comes from The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the Power...

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October 22, 2013
by Kestrel Slocombe
Luke, I’m Your Dad – From our friends at Mindful Magazine: “A... read more »
October 21, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“Sleep, wake, sleep, wake, until the sleeper wakes no more. Without attention, without the particular turnings of attention developed and practiced through meditative...

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“Sleep, wake, sleep, wake, until the sleeper wakes no more. Without attention, without...

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October 21, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Today’s morsel comes from Buddhism and Psychotherapy Across Cultures: Essays on Theory and Practice. This collection explores the creative possibilities emerging...

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Today’s morsel comes from Buddhism and Psychotherapy Across Cultures: Essays...

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