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The Kingdom is Within

Harold Lloyd | Posted 06.16.2014 | Religion
Harold Lloyd

The Kingdom is Within It's Holy Week again, that annual time when some of us struggle with the "orthodox" account of the Passion. How is it morally ...

This Moment: Today's Buddha Doodle

Molly Hahn | Posted 05.27.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Jesus and Buddha on Suffering: A Lenten Meditation

Paul Wallace | Posted 05.27.2014 | Religion
Paul Wallace

Our social location, our education, our knowledge, our religious convictions, everything about us that we can point to and say: That is me. The ego is exactly equal to our self-concept.

A Weekend With Marshall Goldsmith

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 05.26.2014 | Business
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

Goldsmith taught us to help more, judge less and encouraged us to always breathe and think before we open our mouths to speak. Is what you are saying really worth it?

Carny Philosopher King With Buffalo Bill Beard

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
Michael Sean Comerford

We're in a carnival bar, everyone in this bar is a carnival person. He was raised in carnivals and lives in carnivals. Yet he's not jaded.

Buddha Mama: Positive Vibes Through Gold Jewelry

Lauren Kaminsky | Posted 05.17.2014 | Style
Lauren Kaminsky

Each of Nancy Badia's beautiful pieces embodies a positive lifestyle. Besides creating exquisite fine jewelry pieces, Badia, the jewelry line's founder and designer instills Buddhist values and intricacies to each of her jewelry "babies."

Freshly Pressed Inspiration: Today's Buddha Doodle

Molly Hahn | Posted 05.10.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Women's Wisdom for the Modern World: Translating the age-old Tibetan Buddhist Wisdom Into a Pragmatic Path for Western Women

Michaela Haas | Posted 05.10.2014 | Religion
Michaela Haas

How exactly does motherhood fit in with Buddhism? This is a question many women face when juggling a family life, a job and the sincere aspiration to ...

40 Days of Lights

James Brandon | Posted 05.03.2014 | Healthy Living
James Brandon

Today marks the first day of Lent in most Western Christian denominations -- the beginning of a 40-day celebration within to reflect upon a desired sh...

Ann Brenoff

7 Things You Can Learn From Being In The Same Room As The Dalai Lama

HuffingtonPost.com | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.27.2014 | Religion

A friend described hearing the Dalai Lama speak in a convention hall as "being in the presence of God." Another friend, who years ago also was in the ...

Today's Buddha Doodle: The Ultimate Guru

Molly Hahn | Posted 04.27.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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The Parental Epiphany I Experienced In Myanmar

Betty Londergan | Posted 04.08.2014 | Fifty
Betty Londergan

At this point, my beautiful global daughter (whom I've routinely bombarded with counsel on good manners and appropriate behavior) called me out for being a spoiled brat who doesn't understand Southeast Asia or grasp how good I actually have it, then threw in the clincher: why are you always losing your temper and bumming everybody out with your crap attitude over things that you can't control and won't change?

Today's Buddha Doodle: Your Inner Einstein

Molly Hahn | Posted 04.05.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Why We Should Respect All Cultural Celebrations

Molly Alexander Darden | Posted 03.30.2014 | Impact
Molly Alexander Darden

Every American stands on the shoulders of courageous, hard-working ancestors who came here from another country, bringing their cultures with them. Each of us is justifiably proud of our culture and heritage, and we deserve to see them respected, if not honored.

Mindfulness: Has Your Ego Slipped Inside Your Witness?

Nancy Colier | Posted 03.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Colier

Mindfulness is more than a social media trend. True mindfulness is a challenge that requires the fierceness of an awareness warrior, but it is a challenge that is well worth the effort.

Today's Buddha Doodle: Zen Out

Molly Hahn | Posted 03.29.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Living Out of the Boxes

Irene Tanner | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

Who knew that the first night in my new apartment would be spent sleeping in the bathtub? It was either that or the floor, and there was literally no ...

Today's Buddha Doodle: Wrong

Molly Hahn | Posted 03.16.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Spirituality and Heavy Metal? Oh, Yes

Chris Grosso | Posted 03.15.2014 | Religion
Chris Grosso

Look deeper at your skateboard, your yoga mat. Look deeper at your records, your books, your loved ones. Look deeper because in this very moment, you are interbeing with all of them, and all of them are interbeing with you.

Quotation Maven Mardy Grothe Never Metaphor He Didn't Like

Michael Sigman | Posted 03.03.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

If Dr. Mardy Grothe has anything to say about it, your search for the perfect metaphor may be (almost) over. You might say Grothe, who launched the o...

Being Kind is Underrated

Michael Shammas | Posted 02.25.2014 | Good News
Michael Shammas

The other day I was speaking with a friend who was depressed because of a perceived lack of virtues. According to her, she was less intelligent, less ...

Meatless Monday: Hero With a Thousand Faces

Ellen Kanner | Posted 02.15.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Just in time for Christmas, a story to share while snuggling around the fire (or space heater). Once upon a time, a beloved, wealthy young man walked away from his family, away from his riches, away from glittering worldly ways in search of truth and integrity.

Dreaming of Debra Winger

Tim McHenry | Posted 02.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Tim McHenry

Much of the first half of Jonathan Demme's Rachel Getting Married (2008) seems to concern itself with the sibling rivalry between the Rachel of the ti...

Dalai Lama Aids Slam Plans For Buddhist Temple

Posted 11.16.2013 | Religion

The Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya in Bihar, India, marks the spot where Buddha renounced material wealth along with emotions like anger and envy, acco...

You Are Worthy of Love

Lodro Rinzler | Posted 12.16.2013 | Religion
Lodro Rinzler

We can give in to society's pleas, urging us to become despondent because we will never be good enough to succeed in love, work, or family. Or we can listen to our own basic goodness, allowing that intuitive voice to guide us toward awakening to our full potential.