Buddhism, Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Philosophy, Society, Spirituality

Episode 66: Coronavirus / Covid-19 Outbreak – Tough Questions on Society and Hope for our Spiritual Lives

Rarely do I record an opinion piece, but this unfolding is too big to ignore. Everybody is wondering what is happening, where the virus came from, and how it will affect our future. I see both positive and negative outcomes for this story. The good news first? I believe our current economic system will be… Continue reading Episode 66: Coronavirus / Covid-19 Outbreak – Tough Questions on Society and Hope for our Spiritual Lives

Buddhism, Guided Meditation, Society, Spirituality

Episode 53: Guided Vajrayana Medicine Buddha Meditation

I remember, not too long ago, I fell ill with a fever and a raging temperature that ruined my good mood and imprisoned me with fear. The next morning, early, I was supposed to catch a flight to Portugal to find a plot of land after a deposit we put down on another plot fell… Continue reading Episode 53: Guided Vajrayana Medicine Buddha Meditation

Buddhism, Philosophy, Society, Spirituality

Episode 52: Dharma Doors: Is Dharma the Best Path?

It is quite a bold statement to utter that Dharma is "the best path" in any capacity! Dharma is more like a best path for those who want to explore it. Dharma is offered via the Buddha's teachings within a vast network of writings, which began with the Three Baskets. The best part of the… Continue reading Episode 52: Dharma Doors: Is Dharma the Best Path?

Buddhism, Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Philosophy, Society, Spirituality

Episode 41: Navigating Through Spiritual Fads

How can we know that the spiritual teachings we are interested in learning are genuine or will lead us off some beaten track? Firstly, the goal of the teaching, the book, or the guru/teacher has to be the same goal you have in mind. Without a goal, we are groping in the dark and can end… Continue reading Episode 41: Navigating Through Spiritual Fads