Questioner: I notice that you make a lot of references to the Buddha's discourses from the Pali. What is your reason for it? The Zennist: At first—and this is many years ago—the Pali discourses were difficult for me to understand......
My first bite of quinoa came in a beautiful Buddha bowl. I was out with yogi friends at vegan cafe in NYC, and I could not believe that this pseudograin had been missing from my life. Now, throwing together a quinoa bowl is a staple recipe in my weeknight routine. Show More Summary
Did the Pope just out-trump Trump? While the Donald wants to evict 11 million immigrants, the Pope talks of inclusivity, compassion and human kindness. Has Trump got it all upside down? Shouldn't we be adhering to the golden rule byShow More Summary
An old rickety wooden bridge has been replaced with a petrifying glass one. The bridge spans 300 feet between the two peaks of Stone Buddha Mountain, dangling 590 feet above the ground. Many tourists have been too scared to walk it, even though the floor is made of doubled-layered glass, reportedly 25 times stronger than […]
These are a bunch of photos of the longest glass-bottomed bridge, that just opened in China. It connects the two peaks of Stone Buddha Mountain and you will absolutely never see me crossing it. Because I'm a ninja. Just kidding, because...Show More Summary
Senior photo editor Neil Harris goes down the rabbit hole to discover the best Instagram has to offer. The post Instagram Rabbit Hole: Snoozing Buddhas and Land Rovers appeared first on WIRED.
It’s been more than 20 years since David Bowie composed an original song for television — in 1993, he recorded the theme to the BBC’s Buddha of Suburbia, which hit …Read More
The world hemorrhages. Refugees flow from its wounds. Is there a way to be innocent of this? People are washed ashore. They die of suffocation in humanity-stuffed trucks. They flee war and politics; they flee starvation. And finally, we don't even have sufficient air for them to breathe. Show More Summary
A few debate answers I would have changed last night. RAND PAUL: “Well, I suppose my code name could be ‘Aqua Buddha,’ but on second thought that’s a really dumb question, Jake, and I’m not going to answer it.” CARLY FIORINA: “Honestly, I don’t give a good goddamn what he thinks about my looks. Show More Summary
Okay, I admit it: I picked the title for this entry because it's a lot more exciting sounding than "Derivative Houses: An Under-Appreciated Astrological Technique." But if you are learning astrology, the Derivative Houses Technique really...Show More Summary
(OAKLAND PARK, FL) – Funky Buddha fans get ready for the release of the Snowed In, the Imperial barrel-aged version of Last sn… The post Funky Buddha Barrel-Aged Snowed In Release appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Photo courtesy of Dark Buddha Rising There are several things you need to know about Dark Buddha Rising. Chief among them is that they form a cornerstone of that Finnish dark psychedelia scene you've been hearing so much about. Secondly,...Show More Summary
Remember the Buddhas of Bamiyan? You know, that World Heritage Site containing ancient statues of Buddah in central Afghanistan that was destroyed by the Taliban in 2001 because they found the statues “offensive” to Islam? Anyone wanna guess what ISIS recently did? Yep – the same thing. This time it was the Temple of Bel […]
I was recently on the Mark Johnson Show on WDEV in Vermont. We spoke about the Buddha and Buddhism themes that are covered in my new book, The Everything Essential Buddhism Book. It's always a pleasure to talk with mark and a touch of sadness to know that he is retiring from his show after 25 years. Show More Summary
Tiny buddha has an AWESOME article about seven habits that will keep you strong, even when things go wrong. tiny buddha – 7 Habits That Keep You Strong (Even When Things Go Wrong) Their seven habits are: Use your power of choice. Accept what is, no matter what. Be grateful. Neutralize the negative. Return to [...]
Barbara Dunlap contemplates a statue of Buddha while under the influence of LSD, during an experiment conducted by the International Federation for Internal Freedom. Image: John Loengard/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images On April 16, 1943, Swiss chemist Dr. Show More Summary
Ajahn Sucitto’s recent Turning the Wheel of Truth: Commentary on the Buddha’s First Teaching by Shambhala Publications follows a recent trend of scriptural commentaries for the modern reader. However, this commentary is different in that it is not about meditation or the intricacies of the Buddha’s teachings on practice, but rather it is a commentary […]
(Oakland Park,FL) – Drop the dressing and ditch the pumpkin: Sweet Potato Casserole Strong Ale is debuting in 4-pack, 12 oz b… The post Funky Buddha Brewery Sweet Potato Casserole Debuts September appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Awww. As you all know, Taylor Swift has been busy just casually DOMINATING the world with her 1989 Tour. And bringing out basically every celebrity known to man on stage. Taylor Swift's guests tomorrow night will include Buddha, Santa Claus (the real one), Jimmy Hoffa, animatronic John Lennon and Rainbow Dash.