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The Contemplative Path: Communion with the Beloved

Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to participate in a training for Cognitive Based Compassion Meditation. Based on the classic Tibetan writings that are the basis for mind-training (lojong), Geshe Lobsang Tenzin of Atlanta’s Drepung Loseling Monastery developed this … Continue reading

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Christian and Buddhist Understandings of Meditation

In an earlier piece, I explored a basic process for meditation for those who are starting a meditation practice. Continuing on this theme, I’d like to explore some of the differences related to meditation between Christian and Buddhist approaches. Of … Continue reading

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Hong Kong: A Unique Blend Woven into a Tapestry

“Discover a diverse modern metropolis steeped in unique blends of Eastern and Western traditions – only Hong Kong!” So claims the website of the Hong Kong Tourist Board. My recent visit to Hong Kong introduced me to a very modern … Continue reading

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