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Edit Post Close I have posted an essay “three thoughts : chasing enlightenment”  (click to link)   and I’ve copied it below… (where, however, it lacks pictures)   three thoughts : chasing enlightenment    Several friends have told me some interesting this lately… There was Dan, a few days back, asking me to ponder laughter. […]

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The Posthumous Myth: “Like the artists who is only recognized after their death!” How many times have we heard, said, and accepted this stereotype, often offered as a consolation for our lack of success. But, the last time I heard it, I stopped, and thought: “Who, besides Van Gogh? Hmm?” So today I asked a […]

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Michael asked me to enquire about one of the great Buddhist mysteries: the teachings on “emptiness”. Stanley referred me to the doctrine of the three bodies. Wikisays: a Buddha has three bodies (trikāya) The Dharmakāya or “Truth body” which embodies the very principle of enlightenment and knows no limits or boundaries; TheSambhogakāya  or “Bliss body”, a clear light manifestation; (Stanley […]

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I think it is called “poem with a lot of footnotes” but “cuddles“ for short cuddles are best the old man giggled remembering his dogs his cats his kids the little girl on the train to her mummy (me leaving – you on the platform in Cardiff) cuddles is best she said ah the old […]

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being is because      though the “possible” is an abstraction a “what could be”       yet everything is in the possible that’s what there is until is happens then it’s in stone dead and gone  dead and gone        dead and gone out of the possible into the was Bookmark It Hide Sites

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My friend Bram has a mantra she says when confronted with iniquity: she says, “May the wicked become noble, may the noble find peace, may the peaceful become enlightened, and may the enlightened shepherd  us through ukviagras.com.” Last night I was trying a closer identification: “May our wickednesses be transformed to noble actions, may the […]

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