Is it chemistry, biology, quantum physics or karma? Is it desire, need, obligation, or curiosity? What is it that makes us fall on our knees at the feet of our beloved teachers? In one word: Love (Amor/Miłość) Even today as 2019 is with us already and Losar is few weeks away, even when we know … Continue reading Devotion [Part 2]
A number of issues within Buddha Dharma have come to my attention recently from various sources. Since my values are about loving kindness and compassion as much as I can I make an effort not to dig up the ‘dirt’ sort of speak. You can read my first book Resilience through Yoga & meditation to … Continue reading Safety in Practice within Religion and Spirituality
Sharing the merit of bodhichitta with all sentient beings, while practicing loving kindness makes us all collaborate in harmony. While being human has its limitations, the limitless nature of mind and compassion of Buddhas has no bounds.
It doesn’t have to be softer more perfect or illuminated brighter, wittier, flickering louder, or more precisely defined This leaf that is falling with a visible tear it is as valuable as anything else you have seen on this tree of life. This tree has many leafs. Each one displaying its perfect atonement with the … Continue reading Peak a boo autumn [Poem]
This is a musing on language, meditation and Dharma. respect | rɪˈspɛkt | noun 1 [mass noun] a feeling of deep admiration for someone or something elicited by their abilities, qualities, or achievements: the director had a lot of respect for Douglas as an actor. • the state of being admired or respected: his first … Continue reading Ethics in the age of compassion [Note on Respect]
I haven't done a news update in a while. I wanted to really make sure that besides poetry I drop in here and write a few more words for you. until 2015 June, I could tell you with all certainty that I love and enjoy my life. It had its ups and downs and like … Continue reading News Flash 18.07e
Todays politics, and interactions in the world need to be really less reactive and more reflective and response-able. Cultivating dialog and remaining sensitive to cultural, economical and human values will allow us to be best dynamic thinkers and make our actions positive in the world. Essentially majority of people in the world are looking to … Continue reading What makes a modern global citizen and thinker?
Have you struggled on giving up on other people in your life? Perhaps someone hurt you, or relationships fell apart? It is easy to be grateful to those who are helping us, but what about others who aren't? We can apply this on a larger scale to the global and economic situation in the world. … Continue reading Never Giving Up on Others
[Topic 2] Today I am particularly drawn to the topic of Ethics. I was moving through different topics of the political news around the world and seeing through the lenses of different cultures and how they relate to what is essential to them in the world and in their countries. Buddhist wisdom states that all … Continue reading Ethics in the Age of Compassion [Discussion]
I was watching the Khoryug Conference today, brining the awareness to environmental care. It is a topic that is essential in our lives, whether we choose or not to be conscious of it. We live our lives and often we may overlook the basic necessities that make our lives much easier. For me, I have … Continue reading Environment care