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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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“Some dubious people with little real spiritual training call themselves teachers, but...

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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 »
May 19, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Barbara Bonner sits down with The Times Union to discuss finding generosity and giving generously. Thupten Jinpa, the Dalai Lama's English-language translator, speaks with Tricycle on the blending of science and religion. The Huffington Post finds... read more »
Barbara Bonner sits down with ... read more »
May 19, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Arnie Kozak's Wild Chickens and Petty Tyrants. This book presents metaphors for mindfulness that Dr. Kozak has cultivated over twenty-five years of meditating, practicing yoga, and working as a clinical psychologist. Metaphors are indispensable to understanding mindfulness, and to help...

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This week's morsel comes from Arnie Kozak's Wild Chickens and Petty Tyrants. This...

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May 16, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Spirituality & Practice has new great new reviews: Inspiring Generosity (“Let these words draw out your own best impulses to be of service to others”) and Selfless Love (“Birx's mix of the wisdom of Zen Buddhism with the Christian way of love is very appealing”). Many... read more »
Spirituality & Practice has new great new reviews: ... read more »

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