Buddhism, Spirituality

Dhamma and Sickness: Mid-season Blog

What has the Dhamma been teaching me lately? That we all get sick! "What is the advantage of often reviewing this: ‘I am liable to get sick, I am not exempt from sickness’? There are sentient beings who, drunk on the vanity of health, do bad things by way of body, speech, and mind. Reviewing… Continue reading Dhamma and Sickness: Mid-season Blog

Buddhism, Philosophy, Society, Spirituality

Episode 57: Being a Buddha and Loving Your Enemy

Being a Buddha may not be what you imagined... is a Buddha reserved for one man, Shakyamuni? Does he have to lay on his right side and appear as calm as in deep sleep? Does a Buddha wear long orange robes, engage in Tantric Green Tara visualisation, or sit on a cushion for hours a… Continue reading Episode 57: Being a Buddha and Loving Your Enemy

Buddhism, Interview, Society, Spirituality

Episode 56: On Awakening & Poverty, Buddha-Dharma, and The Body: Reverse Interview with Anna Zambreny

In our interview, Anna Zambreny of "Anna's Intuitive podcast" asks the questions she is most passionate about as a health coach, intuitive reader, and Reiki practitioner -- connected with the subject of the Dharma. We get curious about: The three spiritual awakenings which brought me to Buddhism Poverty and awakening, based on my personal experience… Continue reading Episode 56: On Awakening & Poverty, Buddha-Dharma, and The Body: Reverse Interview with Anna Zambreny

Society, Spirituality

Episode 55: How to Build an Off-grid Eco-home — Part 1

Greetings from a small-ish village called Ventosa in Portugal. We are near Serra de Montejunto -- a beautiful, hike-able, mountain in the district of Lisboa. On our first day here, we were greeted by a stingy field full of weeds with thick spikes and didn't quite know how to navigate after 24 hours of sleepless… Continue reading Episode 55: How to Build an Off-grid Eco-home — Part 1