If we study Buddha's teachings, we eventually come across the "three poisons": greed, hatred, and delusion. Maybe some of us know or live with an alcoholic who is near and dear to us. We worry about their physical and mental health, because of our compassion. Oftentimes, they will not realise the way their suffering affects… Continue reading Episode 64: Overcoming Addiction with Buddha Dhamma – Interview with Vince Cullen
What is true non-judgement? First of all, it is love at the root of all things. Love for all experience, love for every situation, love for each landscape you find yourself in, and love for your emotions, reactions, and actions. Then there's love for other people you come into contact with daily. Other people are… Continue reading Episode 45: Non-judgement, The Buddhist Way!
I have heard that on one occasion the Blessed One was staying near Savatthi at Jeta's Grove, Anathapindika's monastery. Then Ven. Radha went to the Blessed One and, on arrival, having bowed down to him sat to one side. As he was sitting there he said to the Blessed One: "'A being,' lord. 'A being,'… Continue reading Episode 44: Satta Sutta — A Being