Weekly Highlights
Nirvana (Niết Bàn)
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 3885)
The Truth shall wash away the grime of illiusion and awaken based one's own faculty and receptivity.
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 5790)
The written words are meant to transmit the Teaching by making the invisible visible through the myriad of examples and metaphors.
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 6818)
"Both our so-called luck and misfortune are the result of our Karmic doings. We will encounter whom we must to meet, until our Karmic entanglements are fully resolved. The Karmic world is a closed system and while inside it we shall not escape our own doings."
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 1450)
In order to truly understand the root of our sufferings, we must recognize the nature of our own mind and how our response the outer world impact our life journey. We are the product of our own doings. We create our future circumstances with each choice we make, along the life path.
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 6893)
"My work is an opportunity for reflections and a hands-on opportunity for me use wisdom and compassion to overcome challenges within myself."
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 204)
Unlike the physical lotus bloom, at our own full-bloom of Enlightenment, we are longer confined within the cyclic existence of birth and death.-ZenMoon
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 645)
May there be peace on earth and Inner Peace within everyone's heart.--ZenMoon
Monday, July 29, 2019(View: 830)
Season's Greetings for Inner Light and Peace Within for all creatures on earth.--ZenMoon
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 4391)
"I paint to manifest what words cannot express."-ZenMoon
Saturday, October 27, 2018(View: 4072)
A New Year and a new beginning...
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 838)
Our perceptions are perpetually influenced by our past. As we navigate through life using our senses and subjectively interpret the sensory information, our impressions are never truly accurate.
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 7115)
There is only one actuality...one true Reality. Yet, we all see that absolute Reality differently. We each see our life reality through our own color-tinted lenses and filtered, distilled, and refined by our past experiences and bias.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 5941)
"Enlightenment is a absolute and unchanging state of being and awareness. One is either Enlightened or one is not Enlightened. There is nothing in between...no gray areas...no confusions."
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 959)
Our lifetime is precious and finite, we must embrace the murmur inside ourselves and embarks on the discovery for knowledge to return to our Timeless Inner Peace.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019(View: 958)
Our perception is a combination of the gathered awareness and our mind’s subjective interpretation of the information. The present can only be wholly acknowledged when we have complete vision of both ourselves and the world around us.
MY VARIOUS LIFE INTERESTS
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 9549)
Kindness to others is never lost and shall positively come back to oneself.-ZenMoon
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 8551)
The net of photographs reminds me of how the past envelops us and influences the present. It is only by Awakening from the dream state can we step outside our net into Daylight.
Friday, August 16, 2019(View: 502)
Art is an expression of an individual's filtered viewpoint of the world and interpretation of a moment in time.--ZenMoon
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 1421)
Choose the Path to the Timeless Inner Peace.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019(View: 9783)
The melody and lyrics of this song remind me that memories and emotions continually shape the collective stream consciousness. The feelings in the now are very much shaped and influenced by the past.--ZenMoon
Tuesday, December 25, 2018(View: 3487)
One exists in the mind-universe moulded from infinite past experiences. Life is beheld and contemplated through the mind’s egocentric discriminating filter.-ZenMoon
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 2767)
"Lumbinī is a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the Rupandehi district of Nepal.It is the place where Queen Mayadevi gave birth to Gautam Buddha."
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 6977)
"This short film, made by the International Dunhuang Project at the British Library, tells of the story of the sutra scroll, its science and its conservation."
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 3396)
Meditation has many benefits and is an essential tool to calm and clear the mind.
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 2790)
An excellent piece by PBS News Hour on an exhibit that brings together art, history and science to solve the mysteries of Chinese temples.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 2122)
An interesting video on the Japanese Buddhist altar, a butsudan.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019(View: 2840)
Overall, this lecture does a good job on presenting the Buddhist concept of the mind.
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 303)
An interesting video about Kombucha. The brewer of a kombucha company talks about this fizzy, fermented beverage and how it is made.
Thursday, August 22, 2019(View: 482)
How to best brew a cup of tea according to a "tea scientist."
Monday, August 19, 2019(View: 497)
A quick, simple vegetarian pasta dish...that's healthy.
Friday, August 16, 2019(View: 423)
What is the fizzy, fermented Kombucha beverage? How it is made?
Monday, July 29, 2019(View: 3650)
These two meatless Monday recipes are flavorful and also perfect for summer meals.
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 6806)
Being a weekday vegetarian is beneficial for the environment and humane for the animals.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 4616)
Meatless Monday is a great concept. It is a simple commitment that yields big impact.
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 3200)
The lack of a self-centernedness egohood allows one to see outwards and be universally compassionate.--ZenMoon
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 2436)
A plant-based diet is indeed a compassionate choice for our health, our planet, and for animals. This TED talk is very meaningful.
Tuesday, December 25, 2018(View: 2527)
A very idealistic solution for ending poverty.
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 3052)
How exactly does meditation affect the body?
Tuesday, October 8, 2019(View: 3132)
A great video explaining how medicine is processed by the body. This is great basic knowledge for everyone.
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 2714)
This is a very informative video on how various compounds impact the way we physically feel, think, and even behave.
Thursday, August 22, 2019(View: 372)
Why water is so incredibly strange.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 2165)
Sleep is essential for well-being.
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 2171)
How to get quality sleep. Sleep is essential for good health so that we can continue to learn the Dharma.
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 3466)
A clear healthy mind and body are a essential facilitators so that one may more easily learn the Teaching.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 6183)
Meditation is the means to bring the mind back to a state of focus, calm, and clarity.-ZenMoon
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 7671)
These ancient five Tibetan rites help with the aging process and assist well being by opening up your chakras.
Thursday, December 6, 2018(View: 2989)
Good physical health is benefical so one can more easily learn and practice the Dharma. These vegetables are the most nutrient rich.
Thursday, November 29, 2018(View: 7061)
Success is living a life that brings personal fulfilment and achieving a Timeless Inner Peace.
Thursday, November 28, 2019
Leather grown from mushrooms
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Evolution does not favor our perceptual reality. We construct and reconstruct our perception of the world based on our own belief and experience. We never perceive reality as it truly is.
Sunday, August 18, 2019
A tour of Vietnam from Hanoi to Saigon with stops in Sa Pa and Tam Coc.
Thursday, June 6, 2019
This is an interesting piece from 20/20. We are the composition of our past. We come into the current lifetime with a continuous collective stream of consciousness.--ZenMoon
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
A clean and decluttered space gives ones a more optimum living environment to study the Teaching.
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
We exists within a dualistic physical world. We are the product of the Karma created by our dualistic mind. Zen is the freedom from the mind's duality and transcendence from life's duality.
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Treat everyone with kindness and understanding. We are all entangled in Karma. Live with compassion --ZenMoon
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Ultimately, we are our own saviour and liberator. With self-determination, Dzung, everyone is capable of reaching the spiritual destination: Nirvana.--ZenMoon
Monday, October 22, 2018
Some brief yet meaningful highlights from Chef Eric Ripert's spiritual venture and learning about the Buddhisht philosphy behind monastery cuisine.
Saturday, October 20, 2018
These one-of-a-kind green furnitures are both functional and sustainable.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Our bodies are intimately connected to the physical universe. "Every atom in our bodies was processed in the body of an ancient star, says NASA astronomer Dr. Michelle Thaller."
Sunday, August 19, 2018
Life is too precious and transient to waste on trivial matters. Best to use the time in our possession to focus on transcending the Karmic life circle.--ZenMoon