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The Wisdom Blog

March 12, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Vegetarianism and Buddhism: how can they work together? Christopher Titmuss shares the connection in a new video (via Off the Cushion). Tricycle shares Harold Ramis’ constant companion, The Five-Minute Buddhist. Sharon Salzberg speaks on the power of kindness. The internet turns 25 years old this week!... read more »
Vegetarianism and Buddhism: how can they work together? Christopher Titmuss shares the connection... read more »
March 12, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

By Barbara Bonner. Reposted from The Huffington Post.

I’ve worked in leadership positions in nonprofits all my life, and my study of the quality of generosity for my book Inspiring Generosity has led me to ponder how our organizational lives could be dramatically transformed by imbuing these cultures with...

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By Barbara Bonner. Reposted from ...

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March 11, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

Sometimes the greatest practice we can do is to be vulnerable and to surrender. For this week’s Meditations Illustrated, Mike Medaglia illustrates this Jae Woong Kim quote (from our book Polishing the Diamond).

Sometimes the greatest practice we can do is to be vulnerable and to surrender. For this week’s...

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March 11, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Are you one with your work? Read Pat O’Hara’s “The Work of the Moment” in the latest issue of Shambhala Sun Christopher Titmuss on Vegetarianism as a Buddhist Practice - Rev. Danny Fisher at Off the Cushion writes, “Christopher Titmuss, the former Buddhist monk, current dharma teacher, and... read more »
March 10, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Is the “privileged 1%” hijacking mindfulness? Rev. Danny Fisher provides a comprehensive and helpful round-up of the recent buzz about privilege and mindfulness practice at Off the Cushion. Does Meditation Really Work? - In 10% Happier, a self-help guide even skeptics will embrace, ABC News... read more »
March 10, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week’s morsel comes from Mindful Teaching and Teaching Mindfulness by Deborah Schoeberlein David. In this book, David shows teachers of all subjects and backgrounds how to tune into what’s happening, inside and around them, she offers fresh, straightforward approaches to training attention and generating caring...

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This week’s morsel comes from Mindful Teaching and Teaching Mindfulness by Deborah...

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