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“You'll profit more from practice if you're less hard on yourself, if you don’t get caught up in judging yourself.”


Speaking of the travesty that is Ogyen Trinley Dorje’s separation of our beloved Rinpoche’s reincarnation from his students in the West.



Trishna Jewelry is Closing

The end of a decade is happening 1 May. 
I am closing Trishna Jewelry on Etsy.  I am ready to let go,
(To focus on only building my art business) 300 more words


“By becoming aware of what is going on in our mind we can learn how to deal with it.”

Jamgon Kongtrul the 3rd and Traleg Rinpoches

The Early Translation era of Tibetan Buddhism’s lost generation exemplar. Lost on Tibetans. Their loss.bOur gain.

Lost to us, thanks to Tibetans. 128 more words


2/5/2017 Yangon, Myanmar

swhendagon paya
holy vision on the horizon
see her golden visage on the hazy drive in from the airport 51 more words

More from the east...

I’ve already mentioned how little I know about eastern worldview and culture.  And so I’ve been seeking to learn from the experiences of those who hail from there, and those who have travelled there.   44 more words


A Reflection on Dr. James Robson's Public Lecture on Meditation, Mindfulness and Mental Health at Emmanuel College

After reading the title of Dr. Robson’s lecture, “A Crazy History of Buddhism: On Buddhist Mental Institutions and Meditation / Mindfulness,” I anticipated a very interesting evening. 877 more words