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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


We are all artists - #haiku #buddhism

We are all artists,
each deed is a work of art -
right practice builds skill

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan – November 2014

photo – thanks friend Mandy B


Falling off the boat #haiku #buddhism

Falling off the boat,
drowning in the sea of life -
friends reach out to help

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan – November 2014

photo by Stephanie Mohan – NZ 2009


Lhabab Duchen

Honoring Buddha’s Descent From Heaven today!

New photos are posted here today

Buddhist Practice

On Endless Possibilities

The challenges of daily life require us to makes choices or decisions.

When we are open and engaged, we experience the greater self.

When we are closed off, we are exhibiting our lesser self. 109 more words


Faith and Belief in Shin Buddhism

Here is a great blog post by James Standard regarding Faith and Belief from a Shin perspective.  For those who are under the assumption that Buddhism is void of faith, should realize that a lot of what we know of Buddhism is filtered through a Western Modernist point of view and the history of Buddhism is rich a varied.  579 more words

Buddhist Practice

Walk on solid ground - #haiku #buddhism

moored in safe harbour,
the boats gently rock and pull -
walk on solid ground

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan

photo by Stephanie Mohan – New Zealand 2009