Monthly Archives: March 2013

Different Delights

The covetous delight in things. The ambitious are pleased by flattery. The ignorant rejoice at meeting another fool. The virtuous rejoice at hearing the truth. —Sakya Pandita  

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Daily Drama

Purifying the mind is not a mystical process. It is nothing more than letting go of the false view of self. That is the cause of suffering: looking at this name and form (nama-rupa, mind and body) and taking it … Continue reading

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Sede vacante

After the resignation of Benedict XVI as Bishop of Rome and Pontiff of the Catholic Church, various commentators have put forth some considerations for selecting his successor.   Conservatives, betting on continuity, recommend examining all candidates in terms of their professional … Continue reading

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