Tag: Buddhism

September Newsletter

Upcoming Meditation Workshop Sun, September 16, 2018 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Join us for a meditation workshop on the stages of meditation. Learn the foundational practices for calming your mind and how to discover the natural freedom and ease of the nature of mind. No prior meditation experience...

Buddha on the Life Changing Practice of Mindfulness

“Whoever, mendicants, should practice these four foundations of mindfulness for just one week may expect one of two results: either complete deliverance in this life or, if there is a residue of clinging, the state of a non-returner.” On one occasion, the Buddha was staying in the Kuru kingdom...

Shantideva on How to Live a Good Life

BY GREG PATENAUDE “Today my life has given fruit. This human state has now been well assumed. Today I take my birth in Buddha’s line, and have become the Buddha’s child and heir. ” Shantideva (c. 685- 763) was an eighth century Indian master who wrote the Way of...