Open Heart Guided Meditation - This talk was recorded on March 21st 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. It’s visualization meditation that’s designed to […]
Formlessness in early and later Buddhism. - My friends and I enjoy many styles of Buddhism. Having fallen from one tree, all the fruits taste […]
Bhavanga and the Brightly Shining Citta - Peter Harvey, in The Selfless Mind, walks us through early Buddhist ideas about self, personality, and nibanna. Here, […]
Psychospiritual Arrogance. Ignorance. - After a couple thousand years of evolution, the sun rising in the east and coming to rest in […]
Buddhism is not a Religion? - This assertion is a big deal to a lot of people. It goes back (at least) to one […]
Buddhaghosa and Buddha Recollection: Notes and Resources - The Visuddhi-magga (the path of purification), written by Buddhaghosa, is an amazing step-by-step breakdown of the Buddhist path. […]
What is Gnosis? - Google it. You’ll find some definitions. You’ll see it has to do with knowledge. But, then forget about […]
The Dharma We Don’t Want to Hear - As the Dharma takes hold in the West, there will naturally be some cultural adjustment that occurs.  Japanese […]
Kinds of Laziness - This talk was recorded in Kansas City, Missouri on August 3rd 2017. It’s about the things that often […]
Sariputta’s Lion Roar - Sariputta makes an interesting assertion in the Sampasādanīya Sutta. He boldly declares that “there never has been, there will never be, […]