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Sexism and misogyny are terrible things. I don't care about culture or what have you—you shouldn't have to expect/put up with discrimination and violence anywhere you go, period. If it's present and … (View Post)
Both Ajahn Amaro and Ajahn Pasanno were at Portland Friends of the Dhamma yesterday leading the Friday meditation and Dhamma talk. It was Ajahn Amaro's first visit to PFoD's new center, and my second… (View Post)
The Dhammapada, a small collection of verses attributed to the Buddha, is one of the most popular and well-known Buddhist texts. It's short, readable and full of great examples of the Buddha's wisdom… (View Post)
My two cents:
All beings subsist on food. Some beings eat plants. Some eat other beings. Some eat both. The Buddha strongly suggested in various ways for us not to eat other beings, but t… (View Post)