The finger pointing to the moon is not the moon.
The difference between the unborn, undying, latent energy/Buddha mind and its maniferstation through living things is reflected in the flower sutra in which the Buddha remains silent.
He holds up a lotus flower and says nothing.
Today was a rare phenomenon these days. I have been on my own in the house France. On my own that is if you dont count the plumber who came to fix the burst pipe (a pleasant, quiet guy who found my difficulty at understanding his french or remembering words for pipes and valves amusing)
It has been a busy couple of weeks. The Ten Directions course was lovely - a great group of students, sunny weather for the most part, and lots of outdoor time. Since then Sophie has been with me and…Continue
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Buddha Dhamma Conference held at Nagpur (India) on 8th April 2012.
Under guidance of Ven. Rajratna, Buddha Dhamma Conference has been held at Bar. Rajabhau Khobragade Hall, Teka Naka, Nagpur (India) on 8th April 2012. On that occasion, the following personalities were present as chief guests.
* Inauguration : Ven. Gyanjyoti, Sangharamgiri.
* Chairperson : Hon. Amar Ramteke…Continue
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I bought a mobile phone in 2005, which I only use when I am trying to meet up with someone.
Last November I bought a new battery for it for £10 off the internet and then just recently when I tried to charge it the adapter/charger was not working. I wondered if I was going to have to spend another £10 getting a new adapter charger. But when Dean last visited he said he had seen a new mobile for £8. So yesterday I when to Carphone Warehouse in the local Retail Park to see what my…Continue
* Ven. Mother Park Chung Soo, Minister of Won Buddhism of Korea has been felicitated by Dr. Ambedkar International Award 2012 at Nagpur (India) on 22nd March 2012.
* Prof. Dr. Yashwant Manohar, Prof. Ranjeet Meshram, Prof. Dr. Prakash Kharat, Er. J S Patil, Wamanrao Somkuwar, Gunwant Devpare, Prakash Tagde has been felicitated by Jeewak National Awards 2012 too.