Enso

Enso

Ensō (円相) is a Japanese word meaning "circle" and a concept strongly associated with Zen. Ensō is one of the most common subjects of Japanese calligraphy even though it is…Read more
The Buddhist Sufi

The Buddhist Sufi

Last night my soul asked a question of existence. Why are you upsidedown with flames in your belly? Happy, unhappy, indigo-orange like the sky? Why are you an off-balance wobbling…Read more
O Great Spirit

O Great Spirit

Roll away from me the weight of dead and frozen thoughts. Clear away from me the fogs of falsely sweet illusions. Ignite in my heart the warmth of true love…Read more
Cultivating kindness

Cultivating kindness

  With every act of kindness, The way grows clearer. With every act of caring, The way grows smoother. I rejoice in every act of kindness Great of small, Near…Read more
Favourite prayer

Favourite prayer

For as long as space endures And for as long as living beings remain, Until then may I too abide To dispel the misery of the world. Dalai LamaRead more
Honour life

Honour life

In the name of daybreak and the eyelids of the morning and the wayfaring moon and the night when it departs, I swear I will not dishonour my soul with…Read more
Peace and the ego

Peace and the ego

Peace does not come through the agreement of egos, for it is impossible for egos to agree. Peace comes when love and mutual respect are present. When love is present,…Read more
Living here life divine

Living here life divine

May every creature abound in well-being and peace. May every living being, weak or strong, the long and the small The short and the medium-sized, the mean and the great…Read more
A cushion for your head

A cushion for your head

Just sit there right now Don't do a thing Just rest. For your separation from God, From love, Is the hardest work In this World. Let me bring you trays…Read more