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February 3, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Ethan Nichtern at the Huffington Post share his thoughts as a Buddhist on the Superbowl. Speaking of the Superbowl, was Coco-cola's commercial a call for interfaith support? Shambhala Sun mourns the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, and includes links to Jenna Hollenstein's open letter to the actor and to her... read more »
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February 3, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Christian Insight Meditation. Drawing heavily on the teachings of St. John of the Cross, and also drawing from the illuminating writings of Teresa of Avila, the authors here offer a masterful explication of a practice and path firmly grounded in the meditative technology of Eastern...

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This week's morsel comes from Christian Insight Meditation. Drawing heavily on...

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January 31, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Today is the 99th anniversary of Thomas Merton’s death. The Endless Further remembers the Christian monk. Getting steamed? The Ottawa Mindfulness Clinic has 5 mindful practices to handle your anger. February is Mindfulness Month! Take the mindfulness challenge with Tricycle.
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January 30, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
The Huffington Post looks at the spirituality in surfing - Jaimal Yogis looked at this in depth in Saltwater Buddha. Susan Piver looks at the pros and cons of ego. Pete Seeger is remembered by the IDP Blog. Taigen Dan Leighton is interviewed on Buddhism and The Faces of Compassion at Living Well... read more »
January 29, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Sweeping Zen provides much-needed guidance on finding the right balance in your practice. Congrats to Field of Merit on its 1001st tweet and new property! Vincent Horn interviews David Passiak on mindfulness and technology.
January 28, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

January 2014 review from Publishers Weekly of Ellen Birx’s Selfless Love, one of Wisdom’s new releases.

In her newest [book], Zen teacher Birx (Healing Zen) offers a multi-faceted approach to transcending the illusion of a singular self and realizing the unbounded, connected self that is...

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