Many feel as if they are not growing spiritually, nor positively, because their life-force energy is being held back in some way. This is usually due to cultural and social influences but also can be due to early trauma or emotions such as shame and guilt. But, these shadows can be overcome and we can… Continue reading Episode 81: Get Your Life-Force Back!
As a wise man once said: "The truth is simple, but the seekers of truth are complex." What is life really all about? It's too simple to even fathom for more than one second. Life is about each other! Now we can list all the reasons that "he hurt me..." or "that person wronged me… Continue reading Episode 78: Compassion and the Actual Meaning of Life
The Dharma, meaning "the eternal, natural, way" is rich in ways to access the truth -- the Buddha most famously saying there are 84,000 doors to enlightenment. But what does this have to say about the way we interpret our own minds, and indeed, the world? Which perspective holds the most accountability for the deepest… Continue reading Episode 76: Trusting the Vedas & Dharma Vs Scientific Materialist-Rationalism
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