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May 23, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

Every Friday we post an image from the Wisdom collection we think can inspire and enliven our spirit.

Today's image is one of Allan Baillie's photographs from the book, Lotus.

Every Friday we post an image from the Wisdom collection we think can inspire and enliven our...

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May 22, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Dharma Connect: Is Laughter the Best Meditation? (Via the Interdependence Project) George Saunders on Kindness: “Look at it from the other end of the telescope” (Via Shambhala SunSpace) Mindful Parenting: It’s All About Learning to Pay Attention (Via Psych Central)
May 21, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Two Wisdom authors join the Buddhist Geeks roundtable: Willa Miller and David Loy discuss Buddhism and ecology. The July issue of Shambhala Sun is now on newstands. Be sure to check out articles from Brad Warner (“A Punk Looks at Fifty”), Melissa Myozen Blacker (“Koans: One with... read more »
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May 21, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

“Some dubious people with little real spiritual training call themselves teachers, but actually take advantage of others in the name of taking care of peace of mind. This is unfortunate. It happens because, when it comes to spirituality, people are still very gullible.”

- His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Imagine...

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May 20, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

This week Mike Medaglia vividly illustrates these wise words on how we walk the line of truth and kindness. Translated from the Sanskirt by Elena Jessup.

May 20, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
“Mindfulness is Good for Business” - Google’s ‘Head of Mindfulness’ speaks out (Via Wildmind) Buddhism & Science - Scholar David McMahan and contributing editor Linda Heuman on Interfaith Voices (Via Tricycle) The July 2014 Shambhala Sun, “Your Guide to Buddhist Meditation,”... read more »

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