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January 17, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Yesterday marked the 22nd anniversary of the passing of Ajahn Chah. The Nalanda Buddhist Society has a lovely tribute to him. James Ishmael Ford gives a beautiful relfection (though he calls it a rant) on praying (or not praying) for the dead at Monkey Mind. Buddhist Geeks explains what's happening with Bitcoin and... read more »
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January 16, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Korean classical innovator Jin Hi Kim to perform multi-media “Digital Buddha” at the Met (Video) - Shambhala SunSpace writes, “Korean pop music—or Kpop as it’s commonly known—is a huge phenomenon in east Asia, with countless websites dedicated to parsing every minute detail of its teenage stars’ lives. So it came as... read more »
January 15, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
What is the secret to happiness? Susan Piver explains that it might not be about you. Dangerous Harvests shows us how to balance fools and life. Good Morning Gloucester's quote of the day is by our friend, Jack Kornfield.
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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 nature...

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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) Meditation transforms roughest San Francisco schools - “This practice [of mindfulness]...deserves serious attention from parents and policymakers. An impressive array... read more »
January 14, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

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