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 Buddhism doesn’t look like Thai Buddhism, and Thai is distinct from Chinese in its expression.  That’s no problem.  Different cultures have different sensibilities, different climate, different aesthetics.  In this Dharma Realm, it doesn’t really matter if one’s […]

The Path.

A simple poem on the āryāṣṭāṅgamārga [आर्याष्टाङगमार्ग ] for the wanderers. The homeless children of awareness. For those travelling the path toward awakening. Bodhisattvas. Sramanas. Noble Ones. Truly Holy Ones [beyond notions of sacred and profane].