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Temporary Monastic Ordination Retreat

This past weekend I attended a retreat with my Teacher: Tashi Nyima, where we took temporary monastic ordination for 24 hours — and, it was lovely and powerful! We were not allowed to use any electronics, no speaking (except for at the … Continue reading

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Truth is always beneficial

Buddhism makes a very strong statement that If something is harmful, even if it is factual, it is not true. Truth is always beneficial. Even if you can prove it in so many ways… Truth is related to Ultimate Purpose, … Continue reading

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Pleasure and happiness are not the same thing…

Pleasure and happiness are not the same thing. When we do things that give us pleasure, they inevitably lead to pain or suffering. If we eat our favorite food for example, and we keep eating it, it will make us … Continue reading

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