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In separateness lies the world’s greatest misery; in compassion lies the world’s true strength.

– Buddha

Favorite Quotes.

Dharma Centre of Canada Retreat May 1-3, 2015: Yoga Meditation Healing Symposium

Friday dinner time to Sunday afternoon May 1-3 on 400 acres of blessed land 2 hours from Toronto, at Dharma Centre of Canada.  Empowerment by Lama Lodro, Yoga Meditation daily with Gary Empty Book Justice and presentations from Andrea Olivera, Vivian Osal and Gennie Brukner about how this all fits with Ayurveda, Reiki and Shamanism. 8 more words

Courses

Religion, God, Buddhism and Spirtuality

This post is a continuation from my post, “You Say Potato, I Say Potahto”… I am still meditating and sorting my feelings out about religion, god, Buddhism and spirituality. 270 more words

Buddhism

Spicing Up My Spiritual Life: Reexamining Life, Depression and Death

The past year has been both one of the most exciting years and one of the most terrifying years of my life. I have done everything from using Gloria Steinem’s toilet to experiencing my beloved mother almost die and fight harder for her life than I knew was possible. 718 more words

Ephemeral

Dispelling Darkness

Oil lamp offering at an evening puja at the temple complex in Kataragama, Sri Lanka.

“Another popular offering of much importance is that of lighted lamps, usually of coconut oil (dipa-puja or pahan-puja). 65 more words

Photography

A brief history of Ommm

I have mostly associated meditation as part of the new age movement. However my eyes were opened to meditation’s rich history and tradition when I travelled through East Asia. 495 more words

Buddhism

The Daily Grind

1. Engineering conferences get so crazy. Sometimes, people ask for sodas instead of alcohol.

2. Stop partying so hard, people.

3. Most of the time, nerd conventions are the only place I feel at home. 30 more words

Lauren Bringle