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Read something: Teach Us To Sit Still by Tim Parks

This book will make you breathe deeply, laugh a lot and go to the toilet a few times.

‘Bedevilled by a crippling condition which nobody could explain or relieve, he confronts hard truths about the relationship between the mind and the body, the hectic modern world and his life as a writer. 61 more words

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Meditation and Society

6/29/13   Hualien, Taiwan – Day 2

English / Mandarin

From this talk: “This new dimension, how can we go there? All the paths to this new dimension exist already inside “ 54 more words

One Dharma International Podcast

This day is special, because it's ordinary - #buddhism #photography

photo and words by Stephanie Mohan – October 22, 2014

For meditation & reflection….

Yesterday was a day when there was a milestone anniversary in my life…and I celebrated by doing nothing special. 82 more words


Vipassana...10 days of silence

A voice in my head is screaming WHY DID YOU SIGN UP FOR THIS!
It is day 1 of my 10 day silent meditation retreat and I am starting to wonder what I have gotten myself into. 372 more words

Mindful Meditation; an adaption of Vipassana Meditation

Mindful Meditation, often defined as “the intentional, accepting and non-judgmental focus of one’s attention on the emotions, thoughts and sensations occurring in the present moment” 260 more words


On Ants and the Meaning of Compassion - Between Myanmar and Ukraine

On Saving Lives

It’s 05:00 am in  Panditarama Forest monastery situated not far from the city of Bago, Myanmar. We have just completed our morning meditation session and queue up to walk to the dining hall where we would have our first meal of the day, a meal  which will break the 18 hours daily fast. 2,005 more words

Adva Rodogovsky

Vipassana and Earthsong

Hi everyone! I’ve managed to get myself into the brand-new Ranui Library to use their free wifi and update you all with what’s been happening so far since I arrived in New Zealand. 5,894 more words

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