Two Sides to the Meditation Story

Two articles that highlight the good and dark sides of the popularity of mindfulness meditation came out recently within a few weeks of each other. One is an interview with a Harvard Neuroscientist who found that meditation causes positive physical changes in the brain, including a “thickening” of the regions of the posterior cingulate and … Continue reading

baha’i temple, wilmette, il (2)

baha’i temple, wilmette, il

. . . they are right.

(I’d add “all the time.” And I’m including myself. From Stefan Sagmeister’s The Happy Show, at the Chicago Cultural Center)

thinks . . .

(from Stefan Sagmeister’s The Happy Show, at the Chicago Cultural Center)

candle extinguisher

brass candle extinguisher, or snuffer, in the Buddha Hall at the San Francisco Zen Center

humble vessel

bell, san francisco zen center

arrangement3

sushi kitchen