Category Archives: Dhamma

Audio: Advice to Meditators – Embodied Basics Facilitate Mindful Breathing

Northfield Buddhist Center has posted a recording of the talk I gave there on September 17th. You can download it or play through their website. (Thanks to Evan for posting it.) In Advice to Rahula (Middle Length Discourses 62), the … Continue reading

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Special thanks, special women

Hundreds of people have contributed to the guest house and garden hermitage over the last couple years. Yet, the project could not have been successful without a special mother-daughter team: Carol Jean and Jo Marie. Now that these facilities are … Continue reading

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Still Water, Flowing Banks

On his final Age Teasing Day (27 May 1992), Tan Ajahn Buddhadasa gave a single talk titled Still Water, Flowing Banks. The custom of celebrating his “birthday” had evolved over many decades. When his health was strong, he gave three … Continue reading

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Upcoming Chicago events

If you’re in the Chicago area or fancy a visit, please consider these events. Weathering Life’s Storms a 4 day retreat in Frankfort – April 27-30 Blossoming with Nature a half-day meditation workshop in Lincoln Park – May 6* (original … Continue reading

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Mindfulness with Breathing

I don’t read Japanese and you may not either, still I get a kick out of seeing my first book length translation rendered in another language, plus I like how the Japanese design their books. Mindfulness with Breathing has also … Continue reading

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