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Our Common Destiny

On days when I cloister myself within the walls of my tiny, East Village apartment and spend most of the daylight hours working furiously my first steps out into the buzzing world of Manhattan humanity are always a little overwhelming. 216 more words

Dhamma

Bali in Review

I’ve been very lucky to have the chance to visit Bali for the second time. As I mentioned before, this visit wasn’t just a tourist trip, was a little bit more focused on my friend’s wedding, which by the way, was incredible. 742 more words

Right View / Right Understanding

Right View is to understand that suffering is like an ocean,
With so many different streams that flow into it,
Understanding that its source is our actions. 321 more words

The dance of the violet light

1 August 2014

As soon as I closed my eyes, I was met by a violet light, not the violet flame, not a purple light but a very shimmering soft violet light. 462 more words

Panhandlers

“Sometimes it’s easy to walk by because we know we can’t change someone’s whole life in a single afternoon. But what we fail to realize it that simple kindness can go a long way toward encouraging someone who is stuck in a desolate place.”
Mike Yankoski

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Lotus Flowers

I took these lotus flower pics at the MSU Horticulture Gardens!  Enjoy and radiate:-)

Buddhism