Erudition

In our weekly meditation group we recite Dōgen’s, Rules for Meditation. In this there is a phrase which I have thought about and reflected on quite intently. The phrase is the one where reciters are exhorted to “cease from erudition”. … Continue reading

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Right Speech, Right Send

Reflections on how to apply Right Speech to communication via modern technologies. Based on a talk at the Lay Ministers Retreat, March 2012, In the Buddha’s time speech was the main way that Buddhism was propagated. You can read the … Continue reading

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Practice and the Media

Mia talks about how she grew up with various form of social networking, and then goes onto describe how she uses various forms of media as part of Buddhist practice “….As Buddhists we will already have given a lot of … Continue reading

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