Tag: purpose

Letter to a young practitioner.

Dear friend, It is a great joy and pleasure to see you so eagerly engage in the practice and the curiosity with which you inquire about the path. I implore you to never temper this curiosity and to always ask questions of your teachers and other Dharma practitioners whom...

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...