A Person of Freedom

Posted by on Apr 26, 2010 in Philosophy | 2 Comments

Upcoming Retreat:6/18/10 – 6/20/10 Tai Chi Retreat at CrossRiver Wilderness Centre near Calgary http://www.crossriver.ca/dharmazentaichiqigongbuddhismretreat.asp Slavery is the system by which people are owned by other people as slaves. In human society, if most people work as forced labour (unfree labour), this kind of society is called a slave society. In modern times this old style […]

Buddha Mind And Bullshit Mind

Posted by on Apr 2, 2010 in Meditation, Philosophy | 2 Comments

Su Shi (1037 – 1101), better known as Su Dongpo, was one of the Song dynasty’s most influential poets and essayists. Su Dongpo was an avid student of Buddhist teachings, and often discussed them with his good friend, the Zen master Foyin. The two lived across the river from one another – Su Dongpo’s residence […]