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2016

The Buddha spoke on Emptiness. What on Earth was he talking about?

The Buddha’s teachings on Emptiness challenge the best of minds.

A very committed meditator exploring the depths of calm (samatha) and insight (vipassana) finds it a challenge to understand fully the nature of Emptiness, which make everything possible including liberation. Continue reading 



Indian currency. Advice to Westerners travelling to India and Retreats

On November 8, 2016, the Indian government announced that all 500 and 1,000 rupee notes (£6 and £12) were no longer valid. More than 80% of currency in India could no longer be used.

The government said it was determined to stamp out corruption, avoidance of payment of taxes and money stashed and hidden away at home. Continue reading 



50 Ways to End the Trump regime. Plus One

A Basic Blueprint to end Trump’ s America.

Any one or two of the following suggestions could trigger the resignation of Donald Trump.

A real alternative is necessary. The Democrats do not offer this alternative.

I take the view that current capitalism continues to destroy the Earth – regardless of who is US President. Continue reading 



Trump and Buddhism.

Are Buddhist Teachers too nice for Politics?

I do love Buddhist meditation teachers. Honestly.

I fully support the wonderful work they do for the welfare of people. Buddhist teachers work tirelessly to dissolve their suffering and develop clarity of heart and mind for those who attend their programmes. Continue reading 




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