Featured Articles: Arts and Media

by Joren
May 30, 2012
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May 30, 2012
"...anything that shapes us as people, will ultimately inform the nature of our work" -- John Messinger
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May 27, 2012
The end of May brings the end of Arts month at IDP, as well as Memorial Day in the US.  Over the course of the month, I’ve been contemplating and studying the book True Perception by Chögyam Trungpa
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by Joren
May 24, 2012
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May 23, 2012
"The Maze ... broke down the traditional relationship between performer and audience, and placed both in a bizarre and engaging space that opened up new possibilities for interaction."
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May 19, 2012
The definition of art, from this point of view, is to be able to see the uniqueness of everyday experience. Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche
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May 16, 2012
Relationships change, power dynamics shift, internally and externally.  The flow and force of habit and negligence pummel up against the revealing light of awareness, and something shifts...
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by Joren
May 10, 2012
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May 9, 2012
How does one actually practice dhamma when faced with hunger pangs?  With jealousy, delirium and hunger pangs?  With uncertainty as to the state of the world around you -- and jealousy, delirium and hunger pangs?
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May 5, 2012
For the rest of my lifetimes and Even beyond I vow to do my best to do no harm And in times of doubt i can think on the dharma And the enlightened ones who've graduated Samsara.
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by Joren
May 3, 2012
 
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May 2, 2012
"Having discovered tools with an immediate impact, for what are we going to use them?" - Dick Higgins
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April 26, 2012
The Buddha Freestyles is a new weekly column where I will take a quote from hip-hop and occasionally other forms of music and interpret how it can relate to living a life of mindfulness and compassion. Have a suggested lyric? Send it over. --
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by Joren
April 19, 2012
 
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April 17, 2012
Sometime this week I remembered that my resolve was to not buy books until I gave away an equal number of books..in other words, there is a path to acquisition! I can get books!!!!! That just needs to rest on letting go, and creating space. This isn...
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by Joren
March 22, 2012
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March 20, 2012
The word of the day is kindness.  It's the magic ingredient for creating stress-free productivity.  Kindness is portable, fast-acting and incredibly efficient.  Got a case of the doldrums?  Feeling overwhelmed?  Depressed...
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March 17, 2012
  Because she knew who I was, I gradually came to see myself better.
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March 13, 2012
This yogi is not organized.  Not yet!  But I am beginning to develop confidence that such a feat is possible, that I can get my act together.  I can get and, perhaps more importantly, stay organized.  I'm almost done reading the...
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by Joren
March 8, 2012
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March 7, 2012
Yesterday a friend of mine asked me about action that comes from ‘righteous anger’ and it’s place in Buddhism. I am still thinking about this question, but here are some thoughts.
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