lotus blooms in fire

OK, that post title is a bit of click-bait. But you’re here now. So let me explain how the 13th century Japanese Zen master Dogen’s phrase is the …

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wholeness and redemptive suffering

In his book, The Mystic Heart, Wayne Teasdale mentions four aspects of interspirituality: surrender, humility, spiritual practice, and compassionate action. As we surrender more deeply we acknowledge our multi-layered resistances …

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From hokey to eternity

“Love is not restricted by limitations. For love does not have any bounds, being as aspect of the Infinite Love. If one has love for something physical, then …

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Why meditate

I think that from time to time we need to remind ourselves why we meditate.It’s so easy to forget. It seems everything and nearly everyone conspires in this …

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