Weekly Highlights
Nirvana (Niết Bàn)
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 1031)
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.
Monday, July 29, 2019(View: 3658)
The written words are meant to transmit The Teaching by making the invisible visible through the myriad of examples and metaphors.
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 4948)
"My work is an opportunity for reflections and a hands-on opportunity for me use wisdom and compassion to overcome challenges within myself."
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 2554)
It is essential that we have the self-confidence and the belief in ourselves and our own capability to transcend the mundane.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019(View: 3662)
"Ice cream is not only a delicious treat but also a time machine for me."
Tuesday, December 25, 2018(View: 3199)
"We should never take for granted the timespan during which we have the adequate health and mental faculty to embark and continue along the life path toward a Timeless Inner Peace."
Thursday, November 29, 2018(View: 1013)
For most of us, the phrase “sitting in meditation” refers to the practice of physically sitting still and and re-focusing our attention to the present moment. Living with the true Zen meaning of sitting in meditation, we effortlessly exist at inner peace while at rest and while in motion. Within the true state of sitting in mediation, we live within the life stream at full awareness and adaptively respond to the life circumstances with our Inner Light and an universal compassion.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 13)
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
Monday, July 29, 2019(View: 565)
Season's Greetings for Inner Light and Peace Within for all creatures on earth.--ZenMoon
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 3722)
"I paint to manifest what words cannot express."--ZenMoon
Tuesday, January 15, 2019(View: 447)
May there be peace on earth and Inner Peace within everyone's heart.--ZenMoon
Saturday, October 27, 2018(View: 3824)
A New Year and a new beginning...
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 3063)
"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: 660)
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.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 532)
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.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019(View: 650)
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.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019(View: 885)
Living in Zen is living with the objective clarity of the Original No-Mind. We live with the Inner Light, at full illumination, and harmoniously respond to the outer circumstances with an all embracing universal altruism.
Thursday, December 27, 2018(View: 2000)
Cửa Không/ Phật Am đến ở, phỉ chí Thiền tử .
Tuesday, December 25, 2018(View: 3667)
Existing as a human is fundamental, since it allows one to put The Teaching into practical application first hand and be at Nirvana in the present.
Thursday, November 29, 2018(View: 897)
All materialization in the natural world are the manifestation and derivation of the inherent duality of the physical universe. As citizen of the natural world, our physical form are governed by the dualistic forces of the universe. We exist within the limitations both of our physical body and of the physical universe. As we exist in the physical body, our perspective of the world is based on the our observation and experience within the physical world. Duality is the subjective state of mind, while the mind conscious assess the input from the world from an egocentric viewpoint.
TIẾT MỤC KHÁC
Friday, August 16, 2019(View: 34)
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: 1002)
Choose the Path to the Timeless Inner Peace.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019(View: 5961)
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: 2874)
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, October 25, 2018(View: 3354)
In the present, an artist's artwork is created based on his/her own subjectivity and is grounded in the ever-evolving collective stream of conciousness.
Saturday, October 20, 2018(View: 1766)
"It's meditative. It sends you inside of yourself, the physiological effect of vibration."-John Brien, Important Records.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 2798)
Meditation has many benefits and is an essential tool to calm and clear the mind.
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 2343)
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: 1639)
An interesting video on the Japanese Buddhist altar, a butsudan.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019(View: 2380)
Overall, this lecture does a good job on presenting the Buddhist concept of the mind.
Thursday, November 29, 2018(View: 1153)
"We repeat the Karmic life cycle continuously over different lifetimes and collectively amass new life smarts and experiences to formulate our own afflicted intellectual consciousness.--ZenMoon."
Monday, August 19, 2019(View: 2)
A quick, simple vegetarian pasta dish...that's healthy.
Friday, August 16, 2019(View: 40)
What is the fizzy, fermented Kombucha beverage? How it is made?
Monday, July 29, 2019(View: 2943)
These two meatless Monday recipes are flavorful and also perfect for summer meals.
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 10902)
Each vitamin-packed smoothie made with natural fruits and veggies!
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 1831)
Making the right food choices can help fight climate change.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 3656)
Meatless Monday is a great concept. It is a simple commitment that yields big impact.
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 2766)
The lack of a self-centernedness egohood allows one to see outwards and be universally compassionate.--ZenMoon
Thursday, June 6, 2019(View: 2712)
"Why do these things happen? One possibility is that generosity among strangers can be socially contagious."
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 2048)
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: 2060)
A very idealistic solution for ending poverty.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 2533)
How exactly does meditation affect the body?
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 1710)
Sleep is essential for well-being.
Thursday, November 29, 2018(View: 2471)
The mind constructs a subjective reality that one perceives and experiences based on potential “seeds” stored within the alaya-vijnana.-ZenMoon
Wednesday, October 24, 2018(View: 5130)
"Stimulating your ears stimulates the nerves that stimulate your brain."
Saturday, October 20, 2018(View: 1786)
Split-brain researchs show that each brain hemisphere has its specialized tasks.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 5655)
Meditation is the means to bring the mind back to a state of focus, calm, and clarity.-ZenMoon
Wednesday, January 23, 2019(View: 4403)
These ancient five Tibetan rites help with the aging process and assist well being by opening up your chakras.
Thursday, December 6, 2018(View: 2529)
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: 3495)
Success is living a life that brings personal fulfilment and achieving a Timeless Inner Peace.
Saturday, October 27, 2018(View: 2519)
Brown-spotted bananas have numerous health benefits.
Saturday, October 20, 2018(View: 2712)
A great video on hedonic adaptation and how it relates to people who have encountered unexpected changes in their lives.
Sunday, August 18, 2019
A tour of Vietnam from Hanoi to Saigon with stops in Sa Pa and Tam Coc.
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.
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.
Monday, August 13, 2018
A great talk on the positivities of shifting to business model based on happiness.
Monday, August 13, 2018
Watching this video makes me think about the philosopical question: "If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?--ZenMoon
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Both the inner journey back to Oneself and the outer journey to an otherworldliness are in the here and now.--ZenMoon
Sunday, July 22, 2018
In the end, the worldly achievements are not what matters.
Saturday, July 21, 2018
A very interesting documentary about the potential of fungus-based material as the eco-friendly plastic of the future.
Friday, July 20, 2018
Fungus as a component in sustainable manufacturing.