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Practice with intent - #haiku #buddhism #mindtraining

Dark forces playing,
skillful mind keeps them at bay -
practice with intent

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan- December 2014

Buddhism

Repost: Consciousness, Big Data, and FIML

Modern neuroscience does not see humans as having a discrete consciousness located in a specific part of the brain. Rather, as Michael S. Gazzaniga says: 689 more words

Functional Interpersonal Meta Linguistics (FIML)

All It Needs Is Practice

Nichiren Buddhists believe that, not only does everyone have the World of Buddhahood within them, but that it can be achieved within this lifetime.

Think about that, everyone you know has the potential to reach Buddhahood, your family, friends, work colleagues, everyone. 158 more words

Buddhism

No time like right now - #haiku #buddhism

the wind at our backs,
helping us to move along -
no time like right now

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan – December 2014

Poetry

Change Can Make Us Better

Life is made of funny stuff, isn’t it?

I’m currently going through major changes in my life, in my job, where I live, everything.

Now I have been very careful to scrutinise each and every situation, and make educated guesses at what these changes might encompass. 234 more words

Buddhism

Capital P For Practice

As you know, my Buddhist Practice is a way of life. A routine that I go through every day, Gongyo, Daimoku, even writing this blog. But routine is also another word for boring, mundane or even hum-drum, so it’s important to keep in mind why we Practice. 280 more words

Buddhism

The Diamond Sutra section 6: The Rarity of True Belief

Section Six of the Diamond Sutra has been added. A link to the sutra can be found at the top of this page.

This section starts with Subhuti’s direct question: … 772 more words

Buddhism