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July 29, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

“The art of meditation is becoming spacious.”         - Sogyal Rinpoche

 

“The art of meditation is becoming spacious.”         - Sogyal Rinpoche

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July 22, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Meditation can help special-needs parents - A first-of-its kind study focuses on the parents of kids with special-needs. The thought of providing life-long care to a child brings on many stresses from financial to emotional. (Via Wildmind) August is Metta Month! Take the 30-Day Meditation Challenge!... read more »
July 22, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

“We’re fascinated by the words--but where we meet is in the silence behind them.”           - Ram Dass

By Mike Medaglia

“We’re fascinated by the words--but where we meet is in the silence behind them.”           -...

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July 17, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
The Interdependence Blog has a new post on working with dissatisfaction. VIDEO: Why Do “Strivers” Meditate? The New Yorker Finds Clues in Dan Harris' "10% Happier" - How did mindfulness meditation become so popular among cultural and financial "strivers"? A recent New Yorker article looks to Dan... read more »
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July 17, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

In Inside the Grass Hut, a new book from Wisdom, you can enter the mind and practice of Zen, applying the insights of one of Zen's classic poems to your life—here and now. Buy The Grass Hut on Amazon and read an excerpt below.

Chapter 1 Living Simply in the Changes I’ve built a grass hut where there’s... read more »

In Inside the Grass Hut, a new book from Wisdom, you can enter the mind and practice of...

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July 16, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, author of the upcoming The Way of Tenderness, writes on how facing suffering can help us to end oppression at Buddhist Peace Fellowship. James Ishmael Ford reflects on Toushuai’s Three Barriers and the atomic bomb.
Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, author of the upcoming The Way of Tenderness, writes on how facing... read more »

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