Category: Buddha’s Diary

Depictions of the Awakened

Depictions of the Awakened

Wheels, Footprints, Empty Cushions, Statues, Mandalas, Metaphors of the Mind – All Experiences of the imagination In the world of transient, non-substantial, nothing. Molded armors match our bodies –Protect and define our mortal ego. Without them we vaporize Into forever. The everlasting dreams of our existence disappear with Awakening.    

I Wish to Work Miracles

I Wish to Work Miracles

I wish to work miracles; – it may be that I shall possess less than other men of more peaceful lives, or than those who want to grow rich in a day.  I may live for a long time in great poverty, as always happens, and to all eternity will happen, to alchemists, the would-be …

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Courage Smiles

Courage Smiles

For my friends in Iran: Your unbearable sorrow touches God’s heart. Your supreme joy makes God smile back at You. The savages hate this; their fear betrays them. Your courage smiles with infinite joy.

Buddha’s Diary 2

Buddha’s Diary 2

In the Moment Let us see if we – can Be In the Moment. Abiding Patiently; Listening The Flame growing louder In Silence What can We hear, With mortal ear?

Buddha’s Diary 1

Buddha’s Diary 1

Some Short Songs for Illumination: Convinced the colorful hummingbirds carry spirit messages from god, We listen attentively Flowing In and Flowing Out Awareness in a Moment All around us, light abundant All within, the generating flame The Wave rears up, reaching toward heaven The Ocean’s vortex energy surrounds the empty moment, the silent Eye   …

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