Tag Archives: animals

As our hearts open to deeper understanding…

As our hearts open to deeper understanding, our circle of compassion naturally enlarges and spontaneously begins to include more and more “others” — not just our own tribe, sect, nation, or race, but all human beings, and not just humans, … Continue reading

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Lama is a Tibetan word for teacher, and translates as ‘Great Mother’

Today I want to honor my amazing mother, who has always shown more patience, love and compassion to me, and to all she has come in contact with. She is open to new ways and persons and can still get around and … Continue reading

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We are not ‘made’ to eat animal flesh

The more I study Buddhism, the more amazed I am at my own ignorance. One area is around the consumption of animals. I have most of my life considered animals to be ‘food’ for humans. I never liked eating or … Continue reading

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