Advancing While Retreating

Advancing While Retreating

By on May 10th, 2021

Advancing While Retreating   What is it like to meditate for a month? 10 May, 2021 by Catherine Pawasarat Sensei Advancing In Meditation Retreat What is it like to meditate for a month? I embark on annual month-long meditation retreats. It took me nearly twenty years...
Gion Festival: Exploring Its Mysteries

Gion Festival: Exploring Its Mysteries

By on July 30th, 2020

Exploring the Mysteries of the Gion Festival Catherine Pawasarat Sensei is the author of a new book – The Gion Festival: Exploring Its Mysteries. We interviewed her about the festival’s ancient spiritual roots, her love for the community that surrounds it...
The Ego: A Necessary Brat

The Ego: A Necessary Brat

By on July 12th, 2020

  The Ego: A Necessary Brat  , , 12 July, 2020 by Doug Duncan Sensei Edited by Catherine Pawasarat and Andy Rogers The Ego: A Necessary Brat Most of us cherish our independence and our freedom to decide our own values, goals, and other life choices. At the same time...