Featured Resources

Presenting the same beautiful truths over and over,
for the sake of infinitely diverse sentient beings everywhere.
Here are some of my favorite creations.
Enjoy!

Anger

**The Buddha removed anger long ago.

**Description of eleven benefits of mind deliverance of loving kindness. And more awesome teaching about dealing with anger. Good stuff!

Right Conduct

**Talking about a set of teachings I noticed in “Perfection of Wisdom in 8,000” lines and the Buddhabhasita Dasabhadra Karmamarga Sutra.

Death

**Have no fear, Mahanama.

Meditation

**An essay by Chang Chen-Chi: “Practicing Zen Through Observing One’s Mind in Tranquility– The Non-Koan Way in Zen”. From the book, “The World of Zen”.

**An essential GnoTruth teaching from the Vimalakirti Sutra on nonduality. Nondual awareness. Prajnaparamita.

**Mindfulness teaching from the intro to “Mahamudra: the moon light. Quintessence of mind and meditation.”

**Intense teaching from the Vimalakirti Sutra. It is the impure mind that sees an impure world.

**This is an intense comparison between two extremes. Buddha’s freedom vs. material comfort.

Audio

Avalokiteśvara: one who listens - Buddhaghosa, in the Visuddhimagga, discusses the Divine Ear Element. In the Śūraṅgama Sūtra we see Avalokiteśvara describe the practice of perfect listening. We also see Manjusri Bodhisattva praise and recommend Avalokiteśvara’s practice of perfect listening. Reading this morning, I noticed how these two connect and I want to share it with all of you. I recommend printing […]
What is Prajnaparamita? - What is the practice of perfection of wisdom?
Recording the Longer Pure Land Sutra - I’ve been reading the Longer Sukhavativyuha Sutra for my English-speaking internet friends. This is the latest segment. It’s about 15 minutes long. Annnd, it’s a pretty exciting part of the Sutra– it’s got a lot of huuuuge numbers!
Dhammapada Audio - Did you know that the Dhammapada is available in audio?
Christian Pecaut - 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.
False Imagination - Lankavatara song.
Om Mani Padme Hum - Morning chanting fun.