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[Excerpt] The rationality of the Buddhist etiquette

The reason why a Buddhist is not attached to the belief in a certain God is the fundamental rationalism of the Buddhist principles. Unlike the Ten Commandments in Christianity, where it says that there is one God to whom one should pray, the Buddhist fundamental teaching is only limited to practical situations, rather than belief.  1,047 more words


Wisdom Comes From The most Unlikely Sources...

That’s a simple truth, isn’t it? How often have you watched a television program or a movie, or been walking down the street and heard someone say something or overheard a particular song lyric and had it speak to you? 394 more words


Hello World!

I’m a 50 something female veterinarian from Southern California who loves to hike and backpack, read books, study Buddhism, and help homeless and abandoned pets return to health so they can find forever homes. 162 more words

Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum

One of the famed tourist attractions in Singapore is the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum located in Chinatown.

The design of the Temple is based on the China’s Tang Dynasty architecture. 145 more words


What kind of bird is that?

One kid says to me, “See that bird? What kind of bird is that?”

I said, “I haven’t the slightest idea what kind of a bird it is.” 142 more words


Keep It Simple

If you are mindful, you can choose with wisdom how to respond.
If you are not mindful, your life is run by reactivity. It’s up to you. 11 more words

Wisdom Traditions

Improving Motorcycle Safety in Thailand

I posted an article recently referencing an article in the Bangkok Post regarding “ Thailand’s roads are deadly. Especially if you’re poor

It states that “Most of the dead were motorcyclists “ 80% of those killed on the roads in Thailand are motorcycle riders. 2,356 more words

Motorcycle Defensive Riding Thailand