Dharma Talk by Lama Surya Das

This fragment of a dharma talk by Lama Surya Das came to me by email last week. Many lines in it support my rantings about meditation practices. I hope you enjoy this. “Dear Friends and Countrymen, lend me your tears and fears: Let me carry them for you. I have not come to praise you […]

The Buddha

The story of the life of the Buddha has been told many times. It is the story of a prince who left his home and family to seek liberation. After six years of learning with many teachers, he became tired and weak from austerities. He sat at the foot of a papilla (fig) tree to […]