Opening to Generosity, Again

Opening to Generosity, Again

By on February 17th, 2018

One of the things that drew me to Buddhism is also one of its most frustrating aspects.  We are asked to look into each experience itself and see what it has to teach us. We aren’t supposed to just blindly follow the Buddha or living spiritual teachers.  We are...

Why Practice the Paramis? (Part 2 of 2)

By on October 5th, 2013

Paralyzed and Free! A quadriplegic man in the hospital for 25 years sees the spaciousness through which all manifestations can arise, including the mind. Was no longer obsessed with the arisings. — Part two of the “Why Practice the Paramis?” podcast...

Why Practice the Paramis? (Part 1 of 2)

By on August 23rd, 2013

The paramis are qualities of character or “perfections” of heart and mind that can be developed to support the path of awakening–practices that develop wholesome activity, growth, and enlightenment. “It is so clear that the Teaching is the only...