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September 16, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want to make sure you know about it! Every weekday we’ll be rounding up the latest posts in the digital world.

Wildmind Buddhist Meditation looks at how Cookie Monster teaches mindfulness. Shambhala SunSpace covers... read more »

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want...

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September 16, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“This mind and body is our household. If this inner household is not in order, no outer household can be in order.” —Ayya Khema, Being Nobody, Going Nowhere

“This mind and body is our household. If this inner household is not in order, no outer...

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September 16, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“Nothing worthwhile is achieved overnight.” —Bhante Gunaratana, Mindfulness in Plain English

 

“Nothing worthwhile is achieved overnight.” —Bhante Gunaratana, Mindfulness in Plain English...

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September 16, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Welcome to our first Mindful Monday Morsel! Each Monday we’ll be excerpting from one of our titles. Today’s morsel comes from How to Be Happy by Lama Zopa Rinpoche. 

In How to Be Happy Lama Zopa he also gives us wonderful advice in transforming problems into happiness, and even in finding...

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Welcome to our first Mindful Monday Morsel! Each Monday we’ll be excerpting from one of our...

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September 13, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want to make sure you know about it! Every weekday we’ll be rounding up the latest posts in the digital world.

Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi writes on the upcoming bill in the U.S. House of Representatives to cut the federal food stamp budget and... read more »

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want...

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September 13, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“Just as a monkey roaming through a forest grabs hold of one branch, lets that go and grabs another, then lets that go and grabs still another, so too that which is called “mind” and “mentality” and “consciousness” arises as one thing and ceases as another by day and by night.”

Buddha, The Connected Discourses of the...

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“Just as a monkey roaming through a forest grabs hold of one branch, lets that go and grabs...

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