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Chenxiangge Nunnery

The Chenxiangge Nunnery is in the Old City area of Shanghai and is a pool of serenity and a haven away from the seemingly endless Chinese waving the same sheet of paper under your nose with pictures of fake handbags and fake watches for sale. 443 more words

The Work of my Inspiration: Pema Chodron

Pema Chodron is a Tibetan Buddhist monk who converted to Buddhism in her 30’s after her husband left her.  She was a New Jersey School teacher and mother of two children and recalls hitting rock bottom after her divorce from her second husband.  792 more words


Calm Kids | Fun activities and meditation for the family

Sunday 29th March 2015

3 – 4pm

With Buddhist Teacher, Kelsang Chitta

£5 per class for parent and child (additional siblings half price)

At Potala Kadampa Buddhist Centre… 128 more words


Nepal: Wood Masks, 2000

Hand-carved wood masks for sale near Durbar Square, Patan, Nepal, 2000.

Photograph copyright Ken Hunt and Whole Earth Images.com


Contemplative Political Philosophy

THE life of contemplation implies two levels of awareness: first, awareness of the question, and second, awareness of the answer. Though these are two distinct and enormously different levels, yet they are in fact an awareness of the same thing.

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The Wise Monk

“The Wise Monk”

My favorite monk and the favorite symbol in my home, passed along to me by my Uncle Chua/Jua however you want to spell it :-) 202 more words