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The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter My father would have been in a coffin when I was 16 years-old had he not noticed subtle changes in

Healing in Zen

Healing in Zen Manjushri said, “Go out and bring back one stalk of medicinal herb.” Sudhana left and looked throughout the entire earth, but there

The Gate of Repentance

The Gate of Repentance All my past and harmful karma, born from beginningless greed, hate and delusion, through body speech and mind I now fully

Zazen as Medicine?

Zazen as Medicine? “We can put the drug companies out of business if we learn to tap into our own natural highs through meditation.”  This

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