New York Knicks president Phil Jackson is exploring potential options for June's NBA draft, but the Zen Master could be facing a fine due to his over-zealousness. After watching Ohio State defeat Nebraska Thursday night, the 13-timeShow More Summary
1Q: Tell us a little about the origins of Elsewhere, NY, from concept to financing. The story of Elsewhere, NY has to start with Tom Wilton, the writer and my fellow producer. Tom is a gifted filmmaker in his own right, a zen master of zero budget filmmaking, and a guy I’ve had a long […]
(AP Photo/Edward Kitch) The kind of mindfulness exemplified by Vietnamese Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh, shown here at a 1966 news conference with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., could transform movements for racial and social justice. The American civil rights leader and the Buddhist master came together to call for a halt to the U.S. Show More Summary
If you scripted the worst season possible for an NBA team, it would resemble the Knicks’ campaign of 2014-15.
Are you usually frazzled before the tax deadline or calm as a zen master knowing all your paperwork is in order? With our hectic lives, who has the time to keep up with the busy work of tax organization? While it may seem tedious and time-consuming, meticulous record keeping has it's benefits, especially for small business owners. Show More Summary
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a Tetris master? I’m not talking getting a couple hundred lines. I an talking about being a zen master at the overall game of Tetris. For the first time, we have a glimpse into the life of a man who has spent his passion […] The post The Zen of Being A ‘Tetris’ Master appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
These days, Zen could be divided up into three kinds of Zen. The first is dead word Zen or the same, literati Zen. This is Zen that believes the words of the Zen masters, as especially found in koans, are...
Manchester United's renaissance under Louis van Gaal has hit a bump in the road so the Dutchman is looking for new ways to get the team winning again, according to a new report. United are without a Premier League victory in three games,...Show More Summary
The back page of The Sun on Tuesday has what feels like a comedy story about Manchester United. Labelled a “Buddha exclusive”, the tabloid reveals the Louis van Gaal has hired a Zen master to help out with addressing his player’s mental frailties. As reported by the red-top: Thai boxing guru Grand-master Sken can help […]
The best application of philosophy to improvised music is the Chinese concept of "wu-wei." The best translation of this is "no trying." Many listeners have the false impression that it takes a sophisticated ear or at least years of listening to "get" improvised music. Actually, the opposite is true...
From the moment Phil Jackson was hired last March, you could forgive fans of the New York Knicks for believing in the rebuild to come. Between the full-circle poetry of a Zen Master’s swansong and the Knicks’ own four-decade championship...Show More Summary
Photo by Velcrow Ripper.When we last heard from Thich Nhat Hanh’s Plum Village community in December, word was that we could expect a new update on the Zen master’s health in the new year. Indeed, the latest update is now here, letting...Show More Summary
Things are going horribly for the New York Knicks, who have won just four games and, according to team president/Zen master Phil Jackson have “a loser’s mentality.” Now, ESPN reports that players are getting short with one another. Last week, according to Chris Broussard, Tim Hardaway Jr. screamed “Get a rebound” during a game and […]
Sitting with the serene posture of a zen master on the campus of Helsinki University's Viikki campus is one of the more unique animals to ever grace a university quad: a massive gorilla figure made entirely of automobile tires known as, Everything is Possible. Show More Summary
By Leo Babauta I’m so excited: today I launch my new book, Zen Habits: Mastering the Art of Change. And I need your help. The book is written (just finished on Friday!), but I need your support to get it printed. So I’ve launched a Kickstarter campaign, and this limited edition of the book will […]
Reports have indicated that Thich Nhat Hanh, beloved Zen Buddhist monk and teacher, at 88 may be nearing the end of his earthly time. The renowned Zen master known for his peace activism, Buddhist teachings, and many books inspiringShow More Summary
Sister Chan Khong, Thich Nhat Hanh’s closest collaborator, told Lion’s Roar this morning that the 88-year-old Vietnamese Zen master is in hospital. The post Thich Nhat Hanh in hospital appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Sleeping on a level you can't even understand. You think you know how to sleep? Let me tell you something; you are kidding yourself. You are a joke. you are an embarrassment to sleepers everywhere. Because you may think you know how to sleep, but you do not know how to sleep. Show More Summary
It’s Kermit THE Frog practicing his daily yoga and sun salutations. Because Yoda doesn’t have to be only adorable green zen master. Even muppets need to take time on their mats, especially sweet frogs hopelessly romantic for talking pigs. Show More Summary
By Leo Babauta I don’t do a lot of promotional posts here on Zen Habits, but I thought you guys might like an update on how my book is going. It’s almost done! It’s called, “Zen Habits — Mastering the Art of Change”, and I’m finishing up the manuscript now. I’ve been working on it […]