Tag: Buddhism

Prof. Donald Broom – Climate Change and Animals

Global warming is occurring, in particular, because of changes in the gases which are going into the atmosphere. And the biggest greenhouse gases are carbon dioxide, oxides of nitrogen, and methane. Climate Change and Animals Human transport systems is a major factor, energy usage for heating houses and air-conditioning of houses is a major factor, […]

A meditation on interconnection, with Sharon Salzberg

Okay, so let’s sit comfortably, as comfortably as you can. You can close your eyes or not, however you feel most at ease. We’ll start… Actually why don’t we start with my favorite reflection of all, which is: Let’s see who comes to mind if you consider for a moment who all has been in […]

Buddhist Meditation – Ashin Ottama

It is my habit to deal with some inconvenient areas or with some points of controversy which are hanging around for a long time trying to bring some new perspective on these areas to help understanding to resolve some of these areas. But today I am taking a completely classic topic: Buddhist meditation, Samatha and […]

Meditation as medicine: Vanessa Kettering at TEDxClaremontColleges

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Denise RQ I’d like to begin with an aspiration. “May you hear something today that ignites a spark in your consciousness and enables you to live a life that is in alignment with your highest ideals and deepest values.” Easier said than done, right? We live in a world that’s addicted […]

The Essence of Meditation

Tashi delek! What makes meditation? So today is about… Many people think… or many people ask me about what meditation is and how do I know I’m in meditation. And also, particularly, some people say, “Oh, I’m meditating all the time. When I walk, I’m meditating. “When I sing, I’m meditating. When I cook, I’m […]

Meditation Instruction -How to meditate. Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Shambhala

>>Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche: As the first section of this particular class on, ah, the study of meditation, I would like to give you some basic ideas. Meditation and practice is very confusing; and on the other hand, meditation is a way of life might be better to look at, and the sitting practice of meditation […]

Meditating in Ancient Buddhist Temple in Seoul South Korea

Greetings Vagabuddies. Welcome back to Seoul, South Korea. Today is going to be a much slower, more mellow video. We are here at the Bongeunsa Temple. I hope I pronounced that right. It’s a twelve hundred year old temple in the middle of modern Seoul. It’s a Buddhist Temple Once a week they open up […]