We're back! Here's a teaser to wet your appetite. We've got a couple of other episodes in the can that we'll release this month. And we're only a few episodes shy of our 100th episode and this March is our tenth anniversary of doing this show! We're excited to be back in the "studio," and… Continue reading 2018 Teaser
I'm not going to rehash the ongoing conversation online about Aaron Alexis who, early this week, killed twelve people before being killed himself by a Washington, D.C., police officer. It's pretty clear by now that he had been interested in Buddhist for a while, but whether or not that's relevant to why he did what… Continue reading Reflections on mental health
The heart of Shin Buddhist practice is, I believe, to live your life. To live your life mindfully, purposefully, and with compassion, to recognize that each and every person is embraced by the wisdom and the compassion of the Buddha, and, as such, you should treat them accordingly. This is no easy task. Nagarjuna famously… Continue reading What is Shin Buddhist practice?
Harry and I will be heading back into the recording studio soon (i.e., the kodo at the Jodo Shinshu Center) to record some new episodes to be released in December and January. We've got some ideas rolling around our heads for podcast topics, but we really want to know — what's on your mind? Got… Continue reading Give us your best shot