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Once upon a time, I was a junior in college, sitting alone in a quiet part of the University of Oregon art library, trying to cram for an up-coming Japanese art history final without much success. I have never been … Continue reading
When I was a young adult, I had no idea how to live my life and came upon the idea that helping other people could give my life meaning. After college, I went to Ghana for a year to do … Continue reading
In December  I celebrated three years as a monk. Knowing a little about my life, you might think the road to monasticism was pretty straightforward. 1.) Born into a Buddhist family. 2.) Raised at a local Priory. 3.) Throw … Continue reading
A significant event in the life story of the buddha is his renunciation of ‘the world.’ On one level this refers to renouncing his family and kingdom; on another level it means turning away from one’s karmic inheritance and committing … Continue reading