Tags » Buddhism

Reflection: A Lesson in Buddhist Practice from LA Traffic

My boyfriend and I are in a long-distance relationship while he serves in the military. Not the ideal way to form and develop a buddening romance, but I cherish what I have learned from it thus far and see myself learning so much more as we continue. 539 more words


Video excerpt from the Dhammapada

I created this simple video a few years back..  To me, these few words from the Dhammapada express the essence of what Buddhism is all about – freedom. 7 more words


9 /// Reasons Why I like the Number 9

A lot of people have favourite numbers so I thought I’d share mine and the reasons behind them.. 409 more words


The Last Great Cause

The problems I am talking about
Are the same as those discussed
As the original Mahayana scholars
It is amazing to me
How much these problems remain the same

We think so much has changed now! 118 more words

The Seven Pure Land Masters of Jodo Shinshu

Hi Everyone,

Today, I wanted to post a photo I took (with permission) from the local Jodo Shinshu Buddhist temple:

This is a picture of the Seven Pure Land Masters or… 194 more words