February 28, 2024

Buddha Nature and Tonglen

Connecting with our Buddha Nature, our enlightened nature, usually feels very far away, like it’s not even possible. But it is much closer than we think. For example, when we are suddenly moved to compassion for someone or for a group of people, right then our Buddha Nature is shining through us.
March 12, 2020

Pilgrimage to Bhutan

This is a wonderful video of the Pilgrimage last we took to Bhutan last October. Created by Suzanne Christine Lucas. Thank you Suzanne.
October 13, 2016

The Quiet Wordless Sanctuary

As we head more deeply into the dark time of the year, I feel the inward turning of my heart—into the quiet, wordless sanctuary. This is not a withdrawn place or an isolating stance, such as the ego formulates in order to lick its wounds. Rather, the inward movement of my heart drops the busyness and comes to...