Modern research and writing on racism focuses on its systemic nature, which can’t be denied. But I don’t know how to re-engineer a culture or redistribute its power. I do know how to break down walls and feel my oneness with all beings.
Tag: Loving Kindness
The Metta Sutra
To me, the Metta (Loving Kindness) Sutra is one of the most beautiful.
We’re All Cookie Dough
Some early practitioners did in fact dismiss “good works” as not terribly important, but I think that was, and is, a misreading of the Buddha’s teachings.
Metta for First-World Problems
Wisely, Buddhism teaches that in order to live with metta for others, we start with ourselves. How can we accept and love others if we don’t accept and love ourselves?
Born to Be Good
…we are all born with the loving kindness (compassion) and wisdom of the Buddha, but we don’t know it
Loving My ‘Enemy’
How can we learn to love Donald Trump. Let us count the ways…