Touching Enlightenment

My sense is that there is a very real problem among Western Buddhist practitioners. We are attempting to practice meditation and to follow a spiritual path in a disembodied state, and our practice is therefore doomed to failure. The full benefits and fruition of...

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The awakened one

Buddhism is often misunderstood. I remember my own dad telling me that he thought we worship a statue of “the fat guy”… the one he is accustomed to seeing at Chinese restaurants. “Buddha” literally means “the awakened one,” and there are a lot of Buddhas, not just...

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Dreamy Black And White Photography

Vassilis Tangoulis Is a professional photographer  living in Patras, Greece. He is very well known for his black and white photography, using long exposure techniques to capture and give a dreamlike look of his...

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