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The five elements in Ayurveda

I have been listening to an old lecture and found this photo from Maui, which I feel would be a good one to share for these explanations from Ayurveda of the five elements…. They are, from most gross to most … Continue reading

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On this Saga Dawa day…

Saga Dawa is an auspicious day for buddhists as it is the day that we celebrate the birth, the enlightenment, and the parinirvana of the Buddha. On this auspicious┬áday 4 years ago I took Bodhisattva vows along with the five … Continue reading

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The strongest form of attachment…

“There are three different types of attachment in relation to different objects: attachment toward form appearance, sounds, smell, tactile sensations, and so on. All of these individually are powerful enough to cause a lot of problems and difficulties. However, the … Continue reading

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As this world is tainted with the five corruptions

“As this world is tainted with the five corruptions, May I swiftly develop the mind of renunciation. When pain is all I have, how easy to let go! Bless me to know this burning house is blazing.” –Tashi Norbu Rinpoche

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