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Under the power of delusion

This is Zen master Zongmi’s ten levels of delusion with a dream simile in parenthesis. We need to keep in mind that to be under the power of delusion means that we pursue the unreal in the mistaken belief that...

Phil Jackson: Modern NBA Players ‘Lack the Skills to Play the Triangle’

New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson appears to have given up on the dream of bringing his beloved Triangle back into the NBA. The Zen Master claims that current The post Phil Jackson: Modern NBA Players ‘Lack the Skills to Play the Triangle’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

From doubt to awakening

Zen master Dahui once said: "A great doubt will definitely be followed by a great awakening." In other words, it is only when we feel confused, frustrated, and uncertain— Dahui's biting the iron bar—that we are making the proper effort...

A Simple Declutter Habit: Leave No Trace

“When you do something you should burn yourself completely, like a good bonfire, leaving no trace of yourself.” ~Shunryu Suzuki By Leo Babauta Zen master Suzuki Roshi spoke about the idea of leaving no trace — doing something with complete presence, and then moving on to the next thing without holding on to previous activities. […]

Zen Habits Book Now For Sale

By Leo Babauta I’m happy to announce that I’m offering my Zen Habits book to purchase, for the first time since I put it on Kickstarter at the end of 2014. The book is called, “Zen Habits: Mastering the Art of Change.” The Kickstarter campaign did extremely well, and people gave me wonderful feedback on […]

A (Brand) Spankin’ New Video from Brett Newski

2 months agoMusic / Country : Twangville

At one point in every musician’s career, he or she has done some D.I.Y. touring. Brett Newski has become a zen master at it. Last year he spent 3.5 months on a planes, trains and automobiles journey around the world – an itinerary that would make even the most hardened traveler wince. Somehow Newski managed […]

The Armchair Detective Company makes immersive puzzles and tactile 3D objects

3 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

If you’re fascinated by paper art and pop-up books, then the name of 51-year old Robert Sabuda will resonate like that of a Zen master. He’s a legend in the world of children’s books, paper design, and engineering, with many famous books...Show More Summary

Phil Jackson won’t ditch Knicks for Lakers, says Jeanie Buss

3 months agoSports : The Early Lead

The Zen Master is staying put on the East Coast — at least according to his fiancee, who happens to run a rival team. Rumors that New York Knicks President Phil Jackson would opt out of his contract with the Knicks for a front-office opportunity with the Los Angeles Lakers have suddenly been silenced. In an interview […]

Three Aspects of Delusion & Enlightenment ~ Dharmavidya

Dharmavidya's Teaching at Oasis de Longue Vie 27 May 2016 recorded & transcribed by Annette Dharmavidya: I was reading a passage of Dogen - Dogen Zenji, the great Zen master....

Obama quotes Thich Nhat Hanh in Vietnam address

U.S. President Barack Obama, in Hanoi, Vietnam today, addressed that nation’s people with remarks that included a reference to the Zen master, Engaged Buddhism advocate, and lifelong anti-war activist, Thich Nhat Hanh. And as Vietnam...Show More Summary

Deluding ourselves

4 months agoReligion / Buddhism : The Zennist

Zen books and the sermons of Zen masters are always telling us there is a huge difference between concepts and direct experience. But this falls flat when it comes to the actual experience of kensho (seeing our true nature) because....

A higher language

4 months agoReligion / Buddhism : The Zennist

Both religious Sanskrit and Pali use a parok?a language, a language of implied and indirect meanings. In Buddhism the Buddha or a Zen master is using parok?a language to explain what language cannot explain, directly, but can only be hinted...

Phil Jackson Reportedly Holding a ‘Triangle Seminar’ for the Knicks

New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson continues to shove the Triangle Offense down his team’s throat. The Zen Master is said to be holding secret training sessions this week The post Phil Jackson Reportedly Holding a ‘Triangle Seminar’ for the Knicks appeared first on SLAMonline.

Phil Jackson on His Critics: ‘Do They Have 11 Championships?’

So far, Phil Jackson’s leadership of the New York Knicks has been an unmitigated disasters, but The Zen Master can’t figure out why anyone would question what he’s doing. After The post Phil Jackson on His Critics: ‘Do They Have 11 Championships?’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

Jeanie Buss -- Phil Jackson's NOT Coming to Lakers ... 'Just Rumors' (VIDEO)

4 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Sorry, Lakers... the Zen Master is NOT returning to L.A. -- this according to Phil Jackson's fiancee Jeanie Buss.  The rumors have been swirling for months... with several NBA insiders hinting that Jackson may have a secret exit strategy in…

Wes Craven's Last House Asks $3.295 million

The late horror master's Hollywood Hills home is surprisingly zen The Hollywood Hills home of late horror movie master Wes Craven is now on the market, and it looks to be getting the star treatment. The midcentury compound that also once housed actor Steve McQueen is being listed by the Altman brothers of Million Dollar Listing. Show More Summary

Phil Jackson Pushing for the Knicks to Hire Kurt Rambis as Full-Time Head Coach

Knicks team president Phil Jackson is reportedly angling for New York to give his buddy Kurt Rambis the full-time head coaching gig. The Zen Master is also said to be The post Phil Jackson Pushing for the Knicks to Hire Kurt Rambis as Full-Time Head Coach appeared first on SLAMonline.

Seven Zen Stories That Could Open Your Mind

For centuries, Zen masters have used stories and koans, or paradoxical riddles, to help students realize their true nature. These stories are often puzzling and may seem nonsensical, but ponder them yourself and you might emerge wiser and more self-aware. Here are seven of our favorite Zen stories. Read more...

Stephen Curry Comments on Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Comparison

Weeks after New York Knicks president Phil Jackson drew a comparison between reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry and former journeyman point guard Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, the Golden State Warriors point guard addressed the Zen Master's observation...Show More Summary

Carmelo Anthony: Phil Jackson ‘Ain’t Coaching No More’

Despite rumors of Phil Jackson possibly coaching home games for the New York Knicks next season, with current interim Kurt Rambis handling road duties, Carmelo Anthony says the Zen Master The post Carmelo Anthony: Phil Jackson ‘Ain’t Coaching No More’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

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