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The Book of Joy |The Dalai Lama and Desmond Tuto

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The Book of Joy |The Dalai Lama and Desmond Tuto

The Book of Joy – Lasting Happiness in a Changing World Two great spiritual masters share their own hard-won wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity.   According to Goodreads.com, the occasion was a big birthday. And it inspired two close friends to get together in Dharamsala for a talk about something very important to them. The friends were His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The subject was joy. Both winners of the Nobel Prize, both great spiritual masters and moral leaders of our time, they are also known for being among the most infectiously...

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How to Practice Bowing

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How to Practice Bowing

The Art of Bowing   When we bow to another person, says Brother Phap Hai, we honor both their goodness and our own. Originally from Australia, Brother Phap Hai, a senior student of Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh, is known for his ability to convey complex teachings in an accessible and humorous manner. He currently resides at Deer Park Monastery, in California, where he breathes, walks, and smiles on a regular basis. Read on for a brief lecture on the beautiful gesture of bowing to one another. How to Practice...

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Live is Tough – Deal with it

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Live is Tough – Deal with it

  An ancient set of Buddhist slogans offers us six powerful techniques to transform life’s difficulties into awakening and benefit. Zen teacher Norman Fischer guides us through them. Illustrations by Keith Abbott. Read entire...

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Walk With Me – Film Thich Nhat Hanh

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Walk With Me – Film Thich Nhat Hanh

Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, WALK WITH ME is a cinematic journey into the world of mindfulness and the Zen Buddhist master Thich Nhat Hanh. Filmed over three years and with unprecedented access, this visceral film is a meditation on a community who have given up all their possessions for a monastic life in rural France in search for happiness. Walk with Me will be released into Cinemas worldwide in 2017. Please sign up to our newsletter to be notified of the release dates for Walk with Me. Walk With Me – including...

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Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in News, Retreats & Events | Comments Off on Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit

Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit

Learn how to create more loving, passionate, honest, and resilient relationships. The free 5-Day online summit begins May 17th. Each day you have access to various interviews and presentations on the topic of the day, and you can watch the videos for free for 48 hours. The Mindful Relationship Free Online Summit May 17-21 Relationships are hard (and incredibly rewarding). Finally, some relationship advice that’s genuinely helpful! Join this free online summit and learn what top psychologists, relationship experts, and mindfulness teachers have to say about modern relationships,...

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Gems on Peace

Posted by on Apr 8, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Gems on Peace

Gems on Peace

A Selection of Inspirational Quotes   “Change in the world comes from individuals, from the inner peace in individual hearts. Just as ripples spread out when a single pebble is dropped into water, the actions of individuals can have far-reaching effects.” ~ H.H. Dalai Lama “Peace does not mean an absence of conflicts; differences will always be there. Peace means solving these differences through peaceful means; through dialogue, education, knowledge; and through humane ways.” ~ H.H. Dalai Lama People kill and are killed because they cling too tightly to their own beliefs and...

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