Happily married Domus Dea, gardener, photographer, writer, reader, animal lover, explorer.
Student of Everything
Master of Nothing
I love cats, geese, ducks, coffee, green tea ice cream, sparkly flip-flops and big purses with secure zipper closures.
Time for another Star Trek marathon. Encounter At Farpoint kicks it off.
Subhuti asked: “What does buddha mean?”
The Buddha answered: “Buddha is reality. One who thoroughly comprehends
all the factors of existence is a buddha.”
The awareness of the fool is always limited
By thinking, or by trying not to think.
The awareness of the man who lives within,
Though he may be busy thinking,
Is beyond even awareness itself.
As a Buddhist monk my concern extends to all members of the human family
and, indeed, to all sentient beings who suffer.
I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance.
People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their own
happiness or satisfaction.