When the “two sticks” (tranquility and insight) are “rubbed together” (perfected) they bring forth a fire that burns both away. That fire can not be called purely conceptual, nor can it be called purely nonconceptual– it is not both, not neither. The truth is beyond beyond. Beyond words. Beyond thoughts. There is no truth [it […]
An exploration of a small piece of Dakpo Tashi Namgyal’s Mahamudra: the Moonlight. I share the text as well as my own thoughts on our author’s thoughts.
This talk was recorded on March 21st 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. It’s visualization meditation that’s designed to use open heartedness and compassion to bring us to awakening. —————————————————————————– Daniel Scharpenburg is a meditation instructor and dharma teacher in Kansas City. He regularly gives teachings through the Open Heart Project, the largest virtual mindfulness […]
I participate on this Facebook Buddhist Group. I like it. I’ve met many interesting people from all over the world and they have shared many unique insights.
Christian Pecaut has provided us with some awesome recitations of some awesome Mahayana Buddhist texts! I’ll give brief introductions of the texts and links to the actual audio files.