Archives for June 6, 2010

Change Your Mind, Today

Do you get days off from work for Buddhist holidays? Buddhism's relatively lacking in (free of?) singling out special days (except, perhaps the annual Buddha-day celebration known as Vesak).The present moment is always cause for special awareness.  (Go ahead ... please, take a few conscious breaths. See for yourself: this moment is a wonderful moment.)Worth celebrating too is how Buddhist teachings and practice find their roots in American culture (as "Buddhism" but also as "mindfulness," "e … [Read more...]