Classic and Contemporary Buddhist Works

The Wisdom Blog: Classic & Contemporary Buddhism

January 2014

January 15, 2014
by Maura Gaughan

In this brutally honest portrayal, Wisdom reader Robert O’Hearn makes himself—and the nature of spiritual seeking—bare in an effort to communicate the possibilities of retreat. O’Hearn’s story of frustration, perseverance, and devotion will strike a chord with readers of all faiths; the story’s Zen elements remind us of the...

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In this brutally honest portrayal, Wisdom reader Robert O’Hearn makes himself—and the...

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January 14, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Dharma Connect: Improvise Your Life - Herbie Hancock on Jazz and Buddhism (via the Interdependence Project) ... read more »
January 14, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

If you've been wondering where Daily Wisdom has gone, rest assured we are still sharing the dharma online. You can now find daily words of inspiration and wisdom from our extensive collection on Facebook and...

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If you've been wondering where Daily Wisdom has gone, rest assured we are still sharing the...

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January 13, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
The Daily Camera has an article on the new documentary following Brad Warner, Hardcore Zen. Those in the Boulder, CO area can... read more »
January 13, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

Today's Mindful Morsel comes from A Song for the King: Sahara on Mahamudra Meditation by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche. Mahamudra is the basic meditation practice for many Tibetan Buddhists, particularly of the Kagyu tradition. It is particularly adaptable for modern people, since it involves no rituals and can be...

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Today's Mindful Morsel comes from A Song for the King: Sahara on Mahamudra...

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January 10, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Our thoughts and prayers go to the residents of Seda Larung Wuming after a fire destroyed a dozen buildings there. Do you recite a Gatha? The... read more »
Our thoughts and prayers go to the residents of Seda Larung Wuming after a... read more »

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