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Sage Advice

It hailed today and luckily the tomatoes that I planted out were covered by the hoophouse I built around them. I learned my lesson last year, and in years before: never trust nature to do what you want it to do. 429 more words

Agrarian

The Meaning of Om Mani Peme Hum

The Meaning of Om Mani Peme Hum
by Ven. ZaChoeje Rinpoche

Om Mani Peme Hum is the most widely used of all Buddhist mantras. It is open to anyone who feels inspired to practice it to develop great love and compassion. 325 more words

Zen

Pythagoras in India

Pythagoras in India?

November 17th, 2009 by Roger Pearse

I had a comment on Origin and Buddhism which I had to disallow as too far off-topic.  1,159 more words

Buddhism

Brief Review: The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

Captivated by an intriguing Buddhism Now review published last week http://buddhismnow.com/2015/05/21/the-princeton-dictionary-of-buddhism/#more-10775 detailing the new Dictionary of Buddhism, by Robert E. Buswell, Jr., and Donald S. Lopez, Jr. 529 more words

Buddhism

The Coming of the Uncreated Light and Its Concealment

There are many variations in the vision of the uncreated Light. Initially it happens obscurely with the revelation of one’s inner darkness. Then it becomes brighter and transmits divine-life. 1,453 more words

Metropolitan Hierotheos Of Nafpaktos

Worry, Worry, Worry!

My Dear Friends, please take the time to watch / listen to this wonderful and powerful music by B.B.King then read the lyrics and the following post below :) 1,177 more words

Spiritual

OM MANI PADME HUM - El Mantra de la Compasión

El Mantra de la Compasión, OM MANI PADME HUM -los tibetanos lo pronuncian ¨OM MANI PEME HUNG¨- ॐ मणि पद्मे हूँ, es uno de los mantras más conocidos del budismo. 580 more words

Sangha