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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. 1,138 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

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

In The Frame

Klem's Tractor Supply, Spencer, MA

Hurry, Hurry! You Can Have Your Very Own Genuine Happy Hoi Toi Buddha From the Garden Center of Klem’s Tractor Supply in Spencer, MA For the Bargain Price of $72.99!


Meet Ho Tai for Admiration and Inspiration

At the studio we have a tiny statue of what is known as a Laughing Buddha. While not technically the Buddha, the round-bellied bald-headed figure represents a monk whose Chinese name is “Ho Tai.” Our bright orange version shows Ho Tai with hands overs his eyes. 275 more words


Hot Yoga. Very Hot Yoga.

So, I was contacted last year (during my really crazy busy season) about doing some freelance work for an up-and-coming local magazine.  I was totally interested, but I didn’t quite have the time to follow up. 653 more words

New Jersey Photographer