A talk by Shunryu Suzuki Roshi on enlightenment.
Francesca Fremantle, from her book Luminous Emptiness, discusses the wheel of life and how the Buddha decontructed it.
What is shikantaza? Suzuki Roshi, the great Zen teacher, says that it is the experience of receiving a “letter from emptiness”
“Unless we can recognize and sustain the continuity of original wakefulness, deluded experience will not end,” says Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche. “It is the most important point of all.”
His Holiness the Dalai Lama takes us step by step through the famed logic of Madhyamika, the Middle Way that defeats all extreme views of reality.
“The good news is that the connection of heart and head can be reestablished through increased shoulder mobility.”
“My plan for the columns to come is to address topics in which psychological understanding and spiritual practice are mutually supportive.”
Wisdom, says Judy Lief, is not about answers. It’s about the power of questioning, about developing a great inquisitiveness that cuts through all solidity and self-deception.
Are we interested in exploring this amazing affair of ‘myself’ from moment to moment?
“Meditation, then, can show us our true and genuine life, with its freedom, its abundant creativity, and its joy.”