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...

Starting from here

[quote] Understanding and accepting who you really are right now is as important as the commitment to become someone more open and generous. Whatever the quality of motivation, when we intentionally reach out to others in giving, some degree of transformation occurs....

Timber Hawkeye

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Lha Bab Duchen

24 November is Lha Bab Duchen, also known as Buddha’s Descent from Tushita, is one of the four great holy days of the Tibetan calendar. As a Buddha Multiplying Day, karmic results of actions on this day are multiplied one hundred million times. This amazing result is...

Vocation brewery

Designed by Robot Food | Country: United Kingdom “Craft beer is riding the crest of a wave, and as microbreweries gain in popularity, brand identities are getting more expressive and creative. Robot Food’s identity for new microbrewery, Vocation, is as...

The srcooser, great product @Scrooser

Congested cities, rush hour, gridlock and air contaminated by exhaust gases represent the face of the urban environment. Our design and mobility concept stands out from the market through our approach of creating more mobility combined with less traffic and pollution....

The Miraculous 16th Karmapa

Who was this extraordinary individual with the spiritual signs of a buddha, the Sixteenth Karmapa, Holder of the Black Crown? Norma Levine has travelled to Tibet, India, Europe and North America to record the stories of this memorable man and the impact he had on the...

Artist Creates Beautiful Art Using Nothing But Packing Tape

Ukraine-born artist Mark Khaisman creates truly outstanding art using a really mundane material – brown packaging tape. By putting various layers of translucent tape onto Plexiglass and then cutting it into certain shapes, the artist remakes scenes from old Hollywood...

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