Journals

February 14, 2012
Love Sonnet #17 Pablo Neruda read by the Malis... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKjzEHqPHQs http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKjzEHqPHQs   edit: adding the English text, a friend just sent to me... * I do not love you as if you were salt-rose,...
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January 30, 2012
As I experienced Ethan's transmission through the study-at-home recording of the Vajrayana practice of visualization, I found myself cataloging contexts in which I had encountered similar ideas. One was Miguel de Unamumo, Jesuit philosopher, who...
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God
January 27, 2012
About an hour ago, a friend of mine asked me what my idea of God was. You know, for someone who has studied so much philosophy, spent so many hours on the cushion, and has basically built a life out of learning to ask questions, I really had a hard...
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by Brett B
January 24, 2012
The Intro to Vajrayana class is really getting onto something big and deep. One of the reasons I come to Ethan's classes is because he says that Buddhism can grow and evolve in our times by borrowing from what has been learned in other disciplines.
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November 22, 2011
A new study by Yale researchers shows that experienced meditators may have less activity in parts of the brain associated with daydreaming and distraction while meditating and in their day-to-day lives.
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November 9, 2011
The wilder the weather is, the more the ravens love it. They just let go into the wind and let it blow them away. They play on it, they float on it. It's a game. Once I saw them in an incredible hurricane-velocity wind, grabbing each other...
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November 3, 2011
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by MAH
November 2, 2011
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October 14, 2011
Before Siddhartha Gautama attained enlightenment he was a confused twenty and thirty-something looking to learn how to live a spiritual life. Each time in this column we look at what it might be like if a fictional Siddhartha was on his spiritual...
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October 14, 2011
p { margin-bottom: 0.21cm; }a:link { color: rgb(0, 0, 255); } Remaining Human: A Buddhist Perspective on Occupy Wall Street. By Michael Stone   A man stands on a bench in Zuccotti Park on Wall Street and chants a phrase from a meeting...
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October 13, 2011
I participated briefly in a "Men's Group". Most of the participants were going through a transition that involved their intimate relationship and/or professional issues. An important part of the process was learning to draw upon...
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by Klique
October 12, 2011
Please join United for a Fair Economy and Responsible Wealth on Sunday, October 30th or two events in Brooklyn, NY. Please RSVP for one or both of the events o Kathy Lique at klique@faireconomy.org or 617-423-2148 x121 for directions and to help...
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October 3, 2011
In broad terms, the liberal versus conservative divide also characterizes the difference between Eastern and Western spiritual traditions. This is not to say that Western traditions focus on institutions while Eastern traditions focus on freedom....
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October 3, 2011
For a meditation experience, how about a eight-day retreat at a Buddhist monestary with a 37-ft tall Buddha? In particular, the Chuang Yen Monastery (profiled in Tricycle). While the majority of resident monks and nuns are from Chinese...
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October 1, 2011
Inspired by discussion in the first half of the second lecture in Ethan's series on the Bodhisattva Path. Originally posted at everdeepening.wordpress.com: At this summer's Buddhist Geeks conference in Rosemead, I was impressed in...
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September 29, 2011
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September 26, 2011
Hello,   Please join me on October 20th at Pace University where my teacher Trungram Gyaltrul Rinpoche will give a teaching on "Enlightened Attitudes".  He is a holder of both a renown Tibetan lineage and a PhD from Harvard....
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September 16, 2011
The World as You Know It is a Hologram of Sound by Esquivel, Godlewski, Cody and Barajas
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September 6, 2011
 
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August 14, 2011
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July 25, 2011
 
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July 22, 2011
From the Moxie Institue Production Team:
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July 20, 2011
 
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July 19, 2011
 
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July 19, 2011
 
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