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Big Difference

I got stuck with yesterday’s assignment on Big. I ran out of big ideas. Sure, there were lots of big things I could take a picture of but they just weren’t big on creativity. 205 more words


The 11 Commandments Of The New-Age-Ego

The ego, as you know, is clever, very clever. It can utilize everything for its own protection and perpetuation – including spirituality. With the very tools created for its dissolution, it can etch out a new version of itself. 1,137 more words


Read My Lips: The Buddha Was Not Fat...

By all accounts, Siddartha Gotama, aka “the Buddha” or Buddha Shakyamuni, was a fine specimen of a man. With beautiful, curly hair, he was tall and muscular; a slammin’ athlete; and intellectually brilliant. 302 more words

Random Thoughts

Fei lai Feng, or 'the Peak that Flew Hither'

Fei lai Feng, or ‘the Peak that Flew Hither’, on way to Lingyin Temple, northwest of Hangzhou, is a limestone peak with caves, exquisite ancient Buddha statues set amidst verdant greenery and gurgling streams. 30 more words


Laughing Buddha

It’s still too early to plant flowers in the terra cotta pots by our front door, but we can tell that spring is just around the corner. 150 more words

Laurie Buchanan

Russian dolls and laughing Buddhas

There are probably millions of these dolls sitting in people’s homes all over the world. They’re pretty and cute and actually quite useful for hiding things in – hair grips, loose change, jewellery. 170 more words

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