(Photo Credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for The Second City) The author of Groundhog Day, Harold Ramis, was raised Jewish, but said he felt Buddhist. He died this week. He’s somebody who seemed to get it right the first time.”In the … read more
Thursday, April 24, 2014
By Jack Schimmelman In 1971, I exhaled the first version of a children’s story. It began with “In a moment of time, in a moment of space.” It is entitled Circle of Fire. I was working at a summer camp … read more
Coming summer 2014, Lama Marut’s new book employs his characteristic wit and wisdom to get at the root of all
Leaves on the ground. No matter what subject you look at the problems all return to one principle and that is liberation. It may be liberation from poverty,from pain, from ignorance, from a terrible husband, from a feeling that haunts … read more
Part 3 of a 3-part series, Song of the Open Road uses Joseph Campbell’s “Hero’s Journey” as a launching point, and texts, poetry and stories from world religion as reference points. In this series we examine the heroine and hero’s … read more
Part 2 of this great talk plays like a greatest hits album of some of Lama Marut’s more salient and
In case you missed it back in 2012, here is the rare and beautiful interview where Thich Nhat Hanh presents his new insights into Mother Earth, explored fully in his new book “Love Letter to the Earth,” out this week.