Wednesday, June 26, 2019
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In a Zen Monastery

I arrived at the monastery after a 2.5 hours scenic drive through rural PA and NY, crossing rolling green hills, mountains, rivers and beautiful...

From Guilt to Responsibility

The notion of responsibility only forms once you free yourself from feelings of guilt. When feelings of guilt are lodged within your personality, all...

Are You Looking for Trust?

You say, “The government says we are safe,” but I don’t feel safe at all. Our lives are in danger, so what’s going to...

Is “Happiness” Just an Illusionary Feeling That Dies Once It’s Achieved?

Happiness eludes us when we chase after it and disappears once we think we've found it. It can never be quite grasped, so could...

Poverty Among Plenty

You say, “I thought I was suffering, but I was not. If I had been suffering, I would have matured.” So, what was it?...

Does Sin Exist?

I don’t think it does, but if something like sin does exist, I think it only occurs when you prevent someone from experiencing something. Likewise,...

Do You Choose Life or Death?

In October, I was in Kayakoy, Fethiye for some Tantra training. One evening, I was talking with Meryem Suna, my Tantra tutor. During this...

Acquisition of Donor Traits by Heart Transplant Recipients

Case 1 The donor was an 18-year-old boy killed in an automobile accident. The recipient was an 18-year-old-girl diagnosed with endocarditis and subsequent heart failure. The...

To The Part of Me Searching for Assurance

When I was a kid, I used to play with this boy in our neighborhood. He would always buy a second chocolate bar before finishing...

Privacy

Protecting the mind’s purity and clarity is privacy. Your existence is sacred. You are sacred, blessed and great as you are. “Humanity got stuck at...

Beyond No Self

The spiritual journey is a movement away from over-identification with the body and mind to the rediscovery of our true identity as infinite Being,...

The Positive and the Negative Inside

Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva are the three great gods of Hinduism. Now, to whom do you think the Balinese dedicated the Pura Besakih, their...